Kien Giang serves nearly 1.8 million tourists in four months Travel

Kien Giang serves nearly 1.8 million tourists in four months

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang welcomed nearly 1.8 million vistors in the first four months of 2020, down 40.1 percent year-on-year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Tourism Bui Quoc Thai.
Seafood exports to drop 5 percent in Q2 Business

Seafood exports to drop 5 percent in Q2

Vietnam’s seafood exports will continue to see reductions in next few months due to the pandemic, with a slight year-on-year decrease of 5 percent to 2 billion USD in the second quarter, according to the Vietnam Association Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
PetroVietnam's crude oil output in Jan-April exceeds set target Business

PetroVietnam's crude oil output in Jan-April exceeds set target

The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam)’s exploited crude oil output in the first four months of 2020 reached 7.2 million tonnes of oil equivalent, exceeding its set target by 7.7 percent, despite difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and a sharp decrease in oil prices.
Transport ministry considers resuming several int’l flights Business

Transport ministry considers resuming several int’l flights

Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The has asked the Department of Transport and Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) to study and propose the restoration of a number of international flights with very limited frequency, giving priority to experts and officials, while ensuring strict control of anti-pandemic measures as well as social distancing.
Vietnam’s four-month exports surge despite pandemic Business

Vietnam’s four-month exports surge despite pandemic

Vietnam’s export turnover increased by 4.7 percent year on year to nearly 83 billion USD in the first four months of 2020 despite an interruption to orders from key importers in Europe, American and Japan due to the COVID-19 pandemic.