Sales of goods and services soar

Total turnover for goods and services in the first nine months of the year surged by 18.6 percent year-on-year to 845.4 trillion VND (47.2 billion USD) thanks to a series of Government stimulus measures and promotional programmes, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

The GSO said that business turnover reached 662.5 trillion VND (37 billion USD), up 19 percent over the same period last year.