More than 2,000 foreign businesses from 16 countries and territories worldwide have invested some US$15.75 trillion in Vietnam’s garment and textile sector so far, according to Chairman of the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) Vu Duc Giang.
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) yesterday organized a meeting to celebrate its 20th founding anniversary and to review its business result in the period 2017-2018 and its plan of 2018-2019.
Vietnam now has a golden population structure and a fast growing middle class – potential buyers of private cars, which is forecast to boost domestic car sales by about 22 percent annually from now to 2025.
The Mekong delta province of Soc Trang is calling for investment in 47 projects worth over VND122 trillion ($5.3 billion), said at a press brief by the provincial Investment Promotion Steering Board on June 11.
As the prices of pineapple became too low, traders did not buy, so farmers in the central province of Thanh Hoa abandoned havesting the crop, leaving thousands of hectares of pineapple ripe and rotten.