Power tariff hike likely this month

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 day(s) ago 1 related news

Power tariff hike likely this month

Electricity tariffs were not adjusted up ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday (Tet) to avoid negative impact on local consumers and enterprises, but a new power price hike may come this month.

Keywords: 

Shipping firms’ recovery stymied by drop in dry-cargo transport prices

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 day(s) ago

Shipping firms’ recovery stymied by drop in dry-cargo transport prices

VietNamNet Bridge – The sharp fall of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) to a record low has caused serious concerns among Vietnamese shipping firms. The BDI, issued daily by the London-based Baltic Exchange, provides an assessment of the price of moving major raw materials, including coal, iron ore and grain, by sea.

Keywords: 

Central region braces for acute drought

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 day(s) ago 1 related news

The central region is likely to face a severe drought this year and regional localities have been carrying out several measures to mitigate the impact.

Keywords: 

Central region braces for acute drought

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 4 day(s) ago 1 related news

Central region braces for acute drought

The central region is likely to face a severe drought this year and regional localities have been carrying out several measures to mitigate the impact.

Keywords: 

Central region braces for acute drought

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 4 day(s) ago

Central region braces for acute drought

The central region is likely to face a severe drought this year and regional localities have been carrying out several measures to mitigate the impact.

Keywords: 

Bids approved for mineral exploitation rights

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 4 day(s) ago 1 related news

Bids approved for mineral exploitation rights

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has approved a plan on the first biddings for mineral exploitation rights in 2015, which include minerals in four areas.

Keywords: 

Killer frog disease: Chytrid fungus hits Madagascar

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 6 day(s) ago

Killer frog disease: Chytrid fungus hits Madagascar

A devastating disease that has wiped out amphibians around the world has been discovered in Madagascar, scientists report.

Keywords: 

Central region braces for acute drought after winter-spring crop

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 6 day(s) ago

The central region is likely to face a severe drought this year and the region's provinces have been carrying out several measures to mitigate the impact.

Keywords: 

MPs call for reform of EU's 'flawed' rules on GM crops

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

MPs call for reform of EU's 'flawed' rules on GM crops

Europe's approval system for genetically modified (GM) crops is "fundamentally flawed", say MPs.

Keywords: 

Sinking of ship carrying Malaysian bauxite raises moisture concerns

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

Sinking of ship carrying Malaysian bauxite raises moisture concerns

Marine insurers have issued warnings about the risk of shipping bauxite in case excess moisture liquefies the cargo and makes it unstable after a ship carrying a Malaysian shipment of the ore sank last month.

Keywords: 

Sliding oil prices to have ‘barbell impact': ANZ

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 3 week(s) ago

Sliding oil prices to have ‘barbell impact': ANZ

Viet Nam is likely to see a ‘barbell impact' from falling oil prices, ANZ Bank economists Eugenia Victorino and Glenn Maguire said in a recent report.

Keywords: 

ANZ expert ponders over oil price fall effects

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 3 week(s) ago 1 related news

ANZ expert ponders over oil price fall effects

As Vietnam is both an exporter of crude oil and an importer of refined products, the country should see an overall positive impact from the fall in prices. Eugenia F. Victorino, economist at the ANZ Banking Group in ASEAN and Pacific region, talks with VIR’s Ngoc Linh.

Keywords: 

Intense debate about Nem Thuong pig-chopping festival

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Intense debate about Nem Thuong pig-chopping festival

VietNamNet Bridge - While folklore experts said that this festival - with noble purpose – has overcome its seemingly barbaric form, educational experts have suggested that it should be eliminated because of its negative impact on children.

Keywords: 

Circular will revamp stock market

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Circular will revamp stock market

VietNamNet Bridge – Since its issuance late last year, Circular 36/2014/TT-NHNN, which set limits on how much banks can lend to stock investors, has had a strong impact on both credit institutions and the securities market. Investors fear that the total amount available for margin loans will drop dramatically after the Circular takes effect on February 1.

Keywords: 

Bombs in Thai capital seen having minimal tourism impact - PM

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Bombs in Thai capital seen having minimal tourism impact - PM

Two small bombs outside a Bangkok shopping mall over the weekend will have a minimal impact on Thailand's vital tourism industry, the prime minister said on Tuesday, while promising better security to avoid any more such incidents.

Keywords: 

Top page