Daily Archives: February 10, 2019

Tra fish exports eye 2.4 billion USD in 2019

Vietnam is targeting 2.4 billion USD from tra fish exports this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Tran Dinh Luan, Deputy Director General of the Directorate of Fisheries, said t…

Vietnam’s textile-garment industry hopes for breakthroughs in 2019

Vietnam's textile and garment sector is hoped to make breakthroughs in 2019 based on successes and momentum last year.

According to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS), 2018 was a successful year f…

Hanoi, HCM City among most dynamic growing cities

Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City remained among the global Top 10 most dynamic growing cities in JLL's Short-Term City Momentum Index (CMI) 2019, which tracks socio-economic and commercial real estate growth in 131 citie…

Iraq opposes to US sanctions against Iran

Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi has reiterated Iraq's opposition to sanctions imposed by the US against Iran.

During a meeting with Iranian Ambassador Iraj Masjedi on Saturday, Halbusi said Iraq ha…

Banking credit growth expected to cool in 2019

Analysts believe banking credit growth will ease off next year, but since lending activities will mainly be focused on the economy, growth will not be affected.

Bao Viet Securities Company said in a report on the pro…

Quang Ninh province greets first 6-star cruise ship in Year of the Pig

The 6-star Silver Shadow docked at the Ha Long International Passenger Terminal on Sunday, becoming the first luxury cruise ship to visit the northern province of Quang Ninh in the 2019 lunar year.

The 400 passenger…

UNICEF calls for support for millions of African children

At least 13.5 million uprooted children in Africa � including those living as refugees, migrants or internally displaced � need strengthened national actions, and regional and international cooperation be…

Candied coconut ribbons, a Tet delicacy

Candied coconut ribbons, which are made from coconut meat, sugar, and milk, becomes a snack favoured by many Vietnamese, especially during Tet holidays.

After more than four decades of operation, the Huu Nghi coco…

French ‘yellow vest’ matches continue for 13th week

Several thousand yellow vest protesters descended on Paris on Saturday, marking the 13 consecutive weekend of marches against President Emmanuel Macron's government.

Marches also took place in Marseille, Bord…