Q3 labour market sees sharpest nosedive in all fields Society

Q3 labour market sees sharpest nosedive in all fields

Due to the fourth COVID-19 wave since April, the Vietnamese labour market has entered a severe crisis with numerous negative records in the third quarter of 2021, making it more difficult than ever for employees’ chances to find jobs.
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).
Newly-established firms down in Q1 Business

Newly-established firms down in Q1

Vietnam had 29,300 newly-established enterprises with total registered capital of 447.8 trillion VND (19.37 billion USD) in the first quarter of this year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnam’s GDP estimated to expand 4.48 percent in Q1 Business

Vietnam’s GDP estimated to expand 4.48 percent in Q1

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2021 is estimated to rise 4.48 percent, higher than 3.68 percent recorded in the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) General Director Nguyen Thi Huong reported at a press conference on March 29.
EVFTA to boost Vietnam’s growth in long term: GSO head Business

EVFTA to boost Vietnam’s growth in long term: GSO head

The European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), scheduled to become effective in July, will help improve Vietnam’s business and investment climate and boost its institutional reform, thus contributing to fostering its growth in a long term, according to an official.