Rice exports to EU quadruple in Q1 Videos

Rice exports to EU quadruple in Q1

Vietnam exported 22,500 tonnes of rice to the EU for nearly 18 million USD in the first quarter of 2022, roughly a four-fold increase in both volume and value compared to the same period last year thanks to preferential tariffs enjoyed under the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Rice exports to EU quadruple in Q1 Business

Rice exports to EU quadruple in Q1

Vietnam exported 22,500 tonnes of rice to the EU for nearly 18 million USD in the first quarter of 2022, roughly a four-fold increase in both volume and value compared to the same period last year thanks to preferential tariffs enjoyed under the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
New real estate firms up sharply in Q1 Business

New real estate firms up sharply in Q1

The number of newly-established real estate companies surged 47.2 percent in the first quarter of 2022 on the back of the reviving property market after COVID-19 outbreaks, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Q1 unemployment rate drops: GSO Business

Q1 unemployment rate drops: GSO

Unemployment in the first quarter of 2022 shrank by 130,000 to around 1.3 million from the previous quarter, reflecting a labour market post-pandemic recovery, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Banks gain impressive business results in Q1 Business

Banks gain impressive business results in Q1

Many banks have reported large profits of up to trillions of Vietnamese dong in the first quarter of 2022 thanks to high earnings from services and bancassurance as well as good control of provision costs.
Malaysia's total trade soars to new high in March ASEAN

Malaysia's total trade soars to new high in March

Malaysia's total trade recorded a growth rate of 27.3 percent year-on-year last month to reach a new high of 236.6 billion RM (55.69 billion USD), the Department of Statistics Malaysia (DOSM) announced on April 18.
Q1 foreign investment into real estate increases Videos

Q1 foreign investment into real estate increases

Foreign investment poured into real estate hit almost 2.7 billion USD in the first quarter of this year, outpacing the figure of the entire 2021, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Retail, service revenues enjoy good growth in Q1 Business

Retail, service revenues enjoy good growth in Q1

Retail and consumer service revenues enjoyed good growth in the first quarter of 2022, rising 4.4 percent from the same period last year to 1,318 trillion VND (57.55 billion USD), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). ​