Industry, service sectors – engines of growth for Vietnam Business

Industry, service sectors – engines of growth for Vietnam

Vietnam’s economic growth was backed by the industry and service sectors in the toughest time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Particularly, despite formidable challenges, industrial production expanded 5.42 percent in Quarter 4, 2021, and 9.4 percent in April this year.
Petrol prices continue to go up Business

Petrol prices continue to go up

The retail prices of oil and petrol continued to rise from May 11 following the latest adjustment by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and Ministry of Finance.
Vietnam striving to promote women’s economic empowerment Society

Vietnam striving to promote women’s economic empowerment

More than 150 delegates from ministries, international organisations, research institutions, business associations, enterprises, and women entrepreneurs nationwide shared experience and called for initiatives and efforts for women’s economic empowerment in Vietnam, at a conference in Hanoi on May 10.
Vietnam-Brazil trade growing: official Business

Vietnam-Brazil trade growing: official

Trade turnover between Vietnam and Brazil reached 6.35 billion USD last year, the highest value so far, said Ngo Xuan Ty, Head of the Vietnamese Trade Office in Brazil.
Room for ASEAN rice exports to grow: MoIT Business

Room for ASEAN rice exports to grow: MoIT

ASEAN's 700-million market has a lot in common with Vietnam in terms of culture, habits and preferences, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), and there is still room to grow for Vietnamese exports in ASEAN markets, including Vietnamese rice, a major export of the country.
Informal charges continue to decline: PCI 2021 Business

Informal charges continue to decline: PCI 2021

Informal charges continue to decline in most business-government interactions, according to the 2021 Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) released by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) last week.