Dong Nai records good growth in H1 Business

Dong Nai records good growth in H1

The southern province of Dong Nai recorded a GDP growth of 8.02 percent in the first six months of this year, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Growth may slow down towards year-end: GSO Business

Growth may slow down towards year-end: GSO

General Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam urged sectors and localities not to take it for granted that the yearly goal of 6.7 percent GDP growth is within reach, noting that the usual trend of higher growth towards year-end is no longer true for this year.
First-half GDP expands 7.08 percent, hitting 8-year high Business

First-half GDP expands 7.08 percent, hitting 8-year high

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 7.08 percent in the first half of the year, marking the highest rate since 2010, fueled by robust expansion of the industrial and construction sector and service sector, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Steel consumption up in first quarter Business

Steel consumption up in first quarter

Domestic steel sales of the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) member companies rose in the first quarter, reaching 2.5 million tones – a 25 percent increase on the year.
Politics

PM Dung presents Government’s report at National Assembly

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung presented the Government’s report on the socio-economic situation in 2013, results of the first three-year implementation of the five-year plan 2011-2015 and the tasks for 2014-2015, on the first day of the 6 th session of the 13 th National Assembly, which opened in Hanoi on October 21.
HCM City enjoys GDP growth of 7.9 percent Business

HCM City enjoys GDP growth of 7.9 percent

Ho Chi Minh City , the nation's southern commercial hub, has recorded a GDP of over 340.6 trillion VND (16.2 billion USD) in the first half of 2013, a year-on-year increase of 7.9 percent.
Business

HCM City nears double-digit growth

Ho Chi Minh City 's economic output is expected to rise by 9.2 percent this year to 595.37 trillion VND (28.3 billion USD), according to the municipal People's Committee.