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.
BaRia-Vung Tau: Industrial production edges up 8.5 percent Business

BaRia-Vung Tau: Industrial production edges up 8.5 percent

Despite difficulties posed by COVID-19, the industrial production value, excluding oil and gas, of the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau was estimated to increase 8.44 percent in the first half of this year compared to the 6.47 percent growth in the same period last year.
Long An seeks funding for freshwater reservoir Society

Long An seeks funding for freshwater reservoir

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of southern Long An province has proposed building a freshwater reservoir project in Thanh Hoa district to ensure water supply in the dry season.