HCMC market management force yesterday inspected some stores of Khaisilk Group in District 1 in the aftermath of a scandal in which Chinese silk scarfs were labeled with Khaisilk brand names for sale at high price.
The Mekong delta region is home to 130,000 hectare of coconut, accounting for 78 percent of the whole country. Over 1.9million farmers in the region earn income from coconut, yet very a few of them can make rich from the tree.
Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh said that four million ton rice export a year with high prices would be better than low price export of 6-7 million tons, at a workshop in HCMC on December 13.
The Vietnamese textile and garment sector, with its rapid and sustainable growth over recent years, remains overly dependent on foreign raw materials, paying inordinately high prices than necessary, radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported on August 20.
A document in a college in Central Vietnam signed by its headmaster has caused public concern as it asks students to buy photocopied textbooks from its library for their English course in the next semester.
Most parents now are very worried over the deaths of three newborn babies in Huong Hoa District in the central province of Quang Tri, and are spending more money to buy high priced vaccines to safeguard their children.