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).
HCM City: IIP advances 5.9 percent in H1 Business

HCM City: IIP advances 5.9 percent in H1

Ho Chi Minh City’s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) advanced 5.9 percent year-on-year in the first half of 2021, though new COVID-19 outbreaks are ravaging the country’s southern economic hub, causing the index to shrink 5.3 percent month-on-month in June.
HCM City: IIP up 9.7 percent in four months Business

HCM City: IIP up 9.7 percent in four months

Ho Chi Minh City’s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) rose 9.7 percent year-on-year in the first four months of 2021, signalling a positive outlook for the local economy in the face of COVID-19, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
April industrial production expands 24.1 percent Business

April industrial production expands 24.1 percent

Vietnam’s index of industrial production (IIP) in April is estimated to rise by 24.1 percent year-on-year, driven by the positive impact of free trade agreements (FTA), according to the General Statistics Office.
GDP growth target of 6.5-percent remains major challenge: Deputy Minister Business

GDP growth target of 6.5-percent remains major challenge: Deputy Minister

Vietnam's gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the first quarter of 2021 was 4.48 percent, lower than the 5.2 percent scenario projected for the “new normal” situation, said Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Quoc Phuong, noting that this adds more pressure on the remaining months of this year so the target of 6.5-percent growth can be achieved.
Two-month industrial production up in HCM City Business

Two-month industrial production up in HCM City

The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) in Ho Chi Minh City climbed 6 percent year-on-year in the first two months of 2021 despite a fall of 24.6 percent in February, according to the municipal Statistics Office.
Industrial production index bounces back Business

InfographicIndustrial production index bounces back

The index of industrial production (IIP) in November is estimated to increase by 0.5 percent from the previous month thanks to production activities continuing to flourish, especially processing and manufacturing with an increase of 11.9 percent.