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Hanoi to regain high growth in industrial sector

Hanoi will regain high growth in its industrial sector this year with a 5 – 5.5 percent increase in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), according to Director of the municipal Department of Industry and Trade Le Hong Thang.
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Businesses ready themselves for year-end push

Many localities and businesses have taken the initiative in boosting production to ensure a sufficient supply of goods for the market for the rest of the year. The Vietnam Economic News reports.
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IIP fails to hit former heights

The index of industrial production (IIP) saw a 5.4 percent year-on-year increase in the January-October period, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Business

Industrial production index rises

The country's index of industrial production (IIP) saw a year-on-year increase of 5.4 percent in the first nine months of the year, signalling a promising sign in the economic slowdown.

In September alone the IIP is estimated to have increased 5.6 percent over last September, said the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).
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Industrial stockpiles continue to decrease

The manufacturing and processing industry’s inventory index continues to fall thanks to higher domestic consumption, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa.
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Capital industrial production soars

Hanoi’s index of industrial production (IIP) this month increased 7.8 percent over last month, and rose 12.1 percent compared with the corresponding period last year, the General Statistics Office have announced.
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Industry remains sluggish, inventories high

Industrial production continued to see low growth in November with the nation's Index of Industrial Production (IIP) increasing just 4.8 percent over October, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
 
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Nine-month industrial output rises 4.8 percent

The nation's Index of Industrial Production (IIP) increased 4.8 percent in the first nine months of this year, compared to the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.
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Industrial production slows to 4.1 percent in Q1

Index of industrial production (IIP) in the first quarter of this year increased only 4.1 percent over the same period last year, the slowest level for the past five years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.

In last-year's economic downturn, the index still increased by 9.3 percent during the same period.
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Industrial production curbed by finance woes

The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) growth rate has hit a record low since June with a year-on-year increase of only 6.9 percent in the first 11 months of this year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.