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Economy escapes decline, PM says

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Economy escapes decline, PM says

The economy has escaped decline and Vietnam has achieved significant growth, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said in a government report on socio-economic development at the sixth session of the 12th National Assembly meeting that opened on Oct. 20.

Businesses foremost in fostering an export revival

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Businesses foremost in fostering an export revival

Vietnam’s exports are on track to bounce back, not just only because of the government’s management policy, but also due to the efforts of various state run enterprises, said an official from the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham).

The Director of EuroCham’s Hanoi Office, Matthias Duehn, said at a seminar to promote exports in Hanoi on Oct. 12, that despite having faced many difficulties resulting from the global economic crisis, particularly in exports, Vietnam is likely to post a GDP growth rate of 5 percent this year.

PM stresses major socio-economic tasks for 2010

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PM stresses major socio-economic tasks for 2010

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged ministries, agencies and localities to concentrate resources on economic recovery, with the aim of obtaining a higher GDP growth rate, at 6.5 percent, than that of 2009, and ensuring rapid and sustainable development in the coming years.

Central Highlands endeavours to call on investment

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Central Highlands endeavours to call on investment

A forum to promote investment in the Central Highlands wrapped up in Buon Ma Thuot city on September 5 with more than 120 projects in various industries in the region sealed.

Almost 60 projects were inked in farm-forestry processing, 24 in tourism, 20 in industry, eight in urban development and 10 in health care, education and transport at the Forum on Investment Promotion for the Central Highlands, initiated by the Central Highlands Steering Committee, the Ministry of Planning and Investment and Central Highlands provinces.

Government meets on socio-economic development

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Government meets on socio-economic development

The Government convened a regular session under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Aug. 4-5 to review socio-economic development during the first seven months and discuss plans for the coming time.