Projects planned to ease traffic congestion on port roads Society

Projects planned to ease traffic congestion on port roads

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport has asked the city government to give priority in the next five years to six key transport projects worth 27.488 trillion VND (1.19 billion USD) in order to clear congestion on roads leading to ports, especially Cat Lai Port in District 2.
Government should immediately get to work, build on achievements: PM Politics

Government should immediately get to work, build on achievements: PM

The Government needs to immediately start working to promote progress and results it has achieved, said Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh while chairing a Government meeting on April 15, the first since new Cabinet members were elected at the 11th session of the 14th National Assembly earlier this month.
GDP growth in Q1 estimated at 4.48% Business

GDP growth in Q1 estimated at 4.48%

Vietnam’s economic growth in the first quarter is estimated at 4.48%, higher than the 3.68% posted in the first quarter of last year. However, there is still much to be done to reach the annual target of 6.5%, according to insiders.
Goal of 6.5 percent growth rate – big challenge: GSO head Business

Goal of 6.5 percent growth rate – big challenge: GSO head

The Vietnamese economy continues to face many difficulties in the following quarters and the target of a 6.5 percent growth rate this year will be a great challenge as the global economy is still affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, head of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Thi Huong has stated.
Dong Nai works to drive economic development Business

Dong Nai works to drive economic development

Improving the business climate is part of the southern province of Dong Nai’s efforts to boost its economic growth during 2021-2025, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Cao Tien Dung said at a recent conference.
Hanoi needs 65.4 trillion VND for metro line No. 5 Society

Hanoi needs 65.4 trillion VND for metro line No. 5

Hanoi aims to mobilise 65.4 trillion VND (2.82 billion USD) for the metro line No. 5 connecting Van Cao and Hoa Lac, scheduled to be put into operation in 2026, according to the municipal People’s Committee.
Disbursement of public funds sped up to fuel growth Business

Disbursement of public funds sped up to fuel growth

Public investment disbursement has been accelerated since the opening days of the year as it continues to be seen as an important driving force of economic growth this year, the Dau tu (Vietnam Investment Review) newspaper reported.