The 140km-long expressway was built in five years by the State-owned Vietnam Expressway Corporation with a total investment of VNĐ34.5 trillion (US$1.4 billion). The first section running from Da Nang City to Tam Ky City of Quang Nam Province was opened to traffic in August 2017, and the last section from Tam Ky to Quang Ngai was in September 2018. … [Read more...] about Five more investigated for Da Nang-Quang Ngai expressway issues
Nguyen Thi Phuong, deputy general director of Central Group Vietnam, told VIR that with 37 supermarkets which serve 70 million consumers, Big C can help to consume 2 per cent of the total export of fruits. “The local authorities have contacted us regarding the fruit currently stuck at the border. We will support the farmers by purchasing watermelon and dragon fruit at a price of VND6,000 (26 US cents) and VND14,000 (60 US cents) per kg, and will continue to do so until the products have stabilised,” she said. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES FEB. 19
No doubt about that. We have to resume the traditional pig raising practice by small households to meet our people’s consumption as well as for pork-export. But with lessons learned from the recent swine fever, we have to re-organise the pig raising practice in a production chain among pig raising households, co-operatives, enterprises and others. By doing so, it will help us to prevent and control epidemics and retrieve the products’ origin. This is the best way to achieve a sustainable pig raising practice for all stakeholders involved in the production chain. … [Read more...] about When will the pig raising restore to normal?
In late January, the exchange rate quoted by banks was VND23,100/23,270 per dollar, increasing by VND20 and VND40 per dollar, while the dollar price in the free market was VND23,200/23,300 per dollar, increasing by VND30 and VND120 compared with the end of 2019. In late January, the exchange rate quoted by banks was VND23,100/23,270 per dollar, increasing by VND20 and VND40 per dollar, while the dollar price in the free market was VND23,200/23,300 per dollar, increasing by VND30 and VND120 compared with the end of 2019. … [Read more...] about How will exchange rate and interest rate be affected amid Covid-19 outbreak?
Paintings by young Vietnamese artists at the exhibition Spring Galleries 2020. VNS Photos Anh Thu With the theme Spring and Love, it brings the artists together to share cultural values through painting. Each work represents a segment of the artistic dynamism Vietnam. … [Read more...] about HCM City: The Factory hosts two art exhibitions
One of the issues put into discussion at the eighth session of the 14th National Assembly was the abuse of students by their teachers. Dat Viet reported that a teacher at Duu Lau Preschool in Phu Tho province stabbed children’s hands with a needle to punish them. … [Read more...] about Many student abuse cases reported in 2019