Market management official inspects Khaisilk stores on October 30 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC market management force inspects Khaisilk stores

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.
Coconut farmers not make much profit despite high prices

Coconut farmers not make much profit despite high prices

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.
 
Bright future for Vietnam, Africa raw cotton trade

Bright future for Vietnam, Africa raw cotton trade

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.
Parents resorting to costlier Hepatitis B vaccine in HCMC

Parents resorting to costlier Hepatitis B vaccine in HCMC

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.