Fourth wave of COVID-19 severely affects labour market Society

Fourth wave of COVID-19 severely affects labour market

The severe and prolonged fourth wave of COVID-19 seriously affected the Vietnamese labour market, pushing the rate and number of underemployed people in the third quarter this year to the highest level in the past 10 years.
Measures suggested to boost GDP growth amid COVID-19 Business

Measures suggested to boost GDP growth amid COVID-19

The General Statistics Office (GSO) has proposed the Government prioritise effective pandemic prevention and control, and continue aid packages for enterprises in a bid to boost GDP growth given difficulties caused by COVID-19.
Bayer strives to bring its vision “Health For All, Hunger For None” to help Vietnamese community Business

Bayer strives to bring its vision “Health For All, Hunger For None” to help Vietnamese community

Sustainability is central to Bayer’s group strategy and an integral part of them company’s business strategies. The company’s innovations, products and services enable it to contribute significantly towards meeting the Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations. Both innovation and sustainability are crucial to achieving Bayer’s vision: “Health for all, hunger for none”.
GDP growth in nine months - a success of Vietnam amid severe COVID-19 impacts  ​ Business

GDP growth in nine months - a success of Vietnam amid severe COVID-19 impacts ​

A 1.42 percent year-on-year growth in gross domestic product (GDP) was recorded in the first nine months of this year in the context of prolonged social distancing measures as part of COVID-19 prevention and control efforts affecting all areas of the Vietnamese economy. Experts said the result is a great success of the country amid the pandemic situation.
61.4 percent of manufacturing firms face more difficulties in Q3: Survey Business

61.4 percent of manufacturing firms face more difficulties in Q3: Survey

Up to 61.4 percent of a total 5,663 enterprises in the processing-manufacturing sector faced more difficulties in production and business activities in the third quarter compared to the previous quarter due to COVID-19 impacts, according to a survey conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam’s GDP up 1.42 percent in nine months Business

Vietnam’s GDP up 1.42 percent in nine months

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 1.42 percent in the first nine months of 2021 from the same period last year, marking a great success of the country in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and maintaining production and business amid the prolonged period of social distancing in many provinces and cities.
August retail sales plunge as COVID-19 cases on rise Business

August retail sales plunge as COVID-19 cases on rise

Total retail sales of goods and services in August slid 10.5 percent month-on-month and 33.7 percent year-on-year as a result of restrictions imposed to contain the ongoing COVID-19 resurgence, data from the General Statistics Office (GSO) shows.
Over 85,500 firms leave market in 8 months Business

Over 85,500 firms leave market in 8 months

Some 85,500 firms left the market in the first eight months of this year, while more than 81,000 enterprises registered for establishment with total registered capital of 1.13 quadrillion VND, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).