Business

New tariffs aim to cut trade deficit

Raising tariffs without violating WTO commitments and thorough border checks are among measures suggested by Deputy Minister of Finance Do Hoang Anh Tuan to reduce imports and ease the mounting trade deficit.
Business

Economy shows positive signs in first six months

The country's economy outlook continued its rapid recovery in the first half of this year with positive trends in two key economic indicators, gross domestic product and consumer price index, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Business

Industrial production rises 13.8 percent

Vietnam 's industrial production reached 64.7 trillion VND (3.4 billion USD in May, up 13.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
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Industrial output soars in November

Industrial production in November surged 3.6 percent month-on-month, lifting the growth rate for the first 11 months to 7.3 percent over the same period last year, the General Statistics Office said.
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Industrial production value continues to grow

Vietnam posted an increase of 5.6 percent in its industrial production value to top 443 trillion VND in the past eight months of this year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).