Emission control for cars, motorcycles

Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang has directed implementation of the project emission control automobiles, with special focus on motorcycle emissions control. Vietnam Register will implement emission control, according to the decision of the Prime Minister's 909-TG June 17, 2010.

Periodic emission testing is 1 times / year for all vehicles.

Vietnam: 3G mobile subscribers increase in first Six Months Of 2014

Statistics from the Ministry of Information and Communications first 6 months of 2014 showed that 2G mobile subscribers fell to 5 million, but 3G subscribers increased more than 3 million. Total number of mobile subscribers is 121.12 million, down 2.1 million from a begin of year. Fixed telephone subscribers decreased to 7 million subscribers. Broadband Internet subscribers (ADSL) subscribers reached 5.5 million (up 300,000 subscribers compared with 2013). Total revenue from Postal and Telecommunication in the first six months was estimated at 122,000 billion VND, about 44% of the plan in 2014.

Vietnam pharmaceutical importers trends in First Quarter 2014

  February 2014, Vietnam imported pharmaceutical value is 122.4 million USD, down 13.4% compared to January 2014. Both 02 months in 2014, imported pharmaceutical value is 262.8 million USD, down 2.44% compared to the same period in 2013.

 Pharmaceutical products from Indian has the highest imported value ( U.S. $ 40.9 million), increase of 17.82% over the same period, accounting for 15.5% market share. France ranked second with 27.8 million USD, down 31.06%; followed by Germany 26.5 million USD, up 9.26% ...

Statistics of Vietnam Customs on imported pharmaceuticals  in the First Quarter 2014 

Country

Value in Q1/2014

Value in Q1/2013

% +/- value
Total Value
262.812.134
269.386.245
-2,44
Indian
40.960.017
34.764.405
17,82
France
27.830.659
40.368.480
-31,06
German
26.526.720
24.278.038
9,26
Korea
23.087.149
23.551.031
-1,97
Italia
16.305.956
12.988.768
25,54
UK
12.568.207
12.374.590
1,56
Switzerland
11.215.614
10.736.348
4,46
Belgium
8.713.103
10.788.756
-19,24
China
8.121.078
6.157.434
31,89
US
7.420.127
6.725.782
10,32
Austria
6.229.375
7.302.007
-14,69
Thailand
6.148.802
10.173.066
-39,56
Australia
5.581.963
6.221.505
-10,28
Spain
5.270.078
4.618.485
14,11
Sweeden
4.819.343
3.851.532
25,13

Indonesia

3.815.177
3.264.044
16,88
Achentina
3.322.855
4.576.915
-27,40
Poland
2.996.404
3.106.482
-3,54
Japan
2.615.545
2.403.985
8,80
Danmark
2.482.389
1.970.360
25,99
Holland
1.954.474
2.630.407
-25,70
Canada
1.952.138
735.318
165,48
Malaixia
1.845.675
1.272.501
45,04
Taiwan
1.748.095
2.641.909
-33,83
Singapore
1.424.481
1.793.266
-20,56
Philippin
556.046
966.545
-42,47
Russia
389.960
423.143
-7,84