Labour market posts signs of recovery in Q3 Business

Labour market posts signs of recovery in Q3

More jobs were created in the third quarter of this year on the back of the country’s economic resurgence, a press conference held by the General Statistics Office (GSO) on October 6 heard.
Ben Tre should prepare to cope with saline intrusion: NA official Environment

Ben Tre should prepare to cope with saline intrusion: NA official

The Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre, which is one of the most vulnerable areas to climate change in the region, should map out a plan for building an irrigation network and enacting measures against saltwater intrusion with a vision for the next 50 years, Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Phung Quoc Hien said at a working session with local authorities on July 8.
Nghe An effectively draws projects Business

Nghe An effectively draws projects

The central province of Nghe An is striving to effectively draw investment projects, thus increasing budget collection, creating jobs and improving workers’ income.
Business sector contributes 60 percent to GDP Business

Business sector contributes 60 percent to GDP

The business sector contributed over 60 percent to the gross domestic product in 2019, according to the White Book on Vietnamese Businesses released by the General Statistics Office (GSO) in Hanoi on April 28.
Vietnam's first-quarter GDP growth hits decade low  Business

Vietnam's first-quarter GDP growth hits decade low

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2020 grew 3.82 percent, the lowest pace during the 2011-2020 period, head of the General Statistics Office Nguyen Bich Lam said at a press conference in Hanoi on March 27.
Wind power projects boom in Tra Vinh province Business

Wind power projects boom in Tra Vinh province

The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh is witnessing a series of wind power projects settling in the province thanks to its favourable position, with total investment exceeding 42 trillion VND (1.8 billion USD).
Better legal framework needed for SMEs Business

Better legal framework needed for SMEs

A consistent legal framework related to tax deductions, land allocations and credit programmes is needed to support small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), experts have urged.
Hai Duong’s industrial production value rises 12.3 percent Business

Hai Duong’s industrial production value rises 12.3 percent

Industrial production value of the northern province of Hai Duong hit 174.6 trillion VND (over 7.5 billion USD) in the first nine months of 2019, equivalent to 84.1 percent of the plan set for the year, and up 12.3 percent against that of the same period last year.
Jan-Sept period sees record number of new firms   Business

Jan-Sept period sees record number of new firms

Nearly 102,300 new enterprises were established in nine months of this year, a new record so far, with a total registered capital of over 1.29 trillion VND (56.08 million USD), reported the General Statistics Office.