Vietnam’s retail sales down in five months Business

Vietnam’s retail sales down in five months

Total revenue of retail trade and services reached more than 1.91 quadrillion VND (82.36 billion USD) in the first five months of this year, down 4 percent year-on-year, a report from the General Statistics Office (GSO) showed.
Retail sales up 12.2 percent in January Business

Retail sales up 12.2 percent in January

Total revenue from retail trade and services in Vietnam reached an estimated 402.2 trillion VND (17.26 billion USD) in January, up 4.4 percent month-on-month and 12.2 percent year-on-year, the latest report from the General Statistics Office (GSO) showed.
Vietnam needs strategy to promote local trade Business

Vietnam needs strategy to promote local trade

Vietnam lacks an overall strategy to promote the sustainable development of domestic trade in the context of deep international integration, heard a conference held in Hanoi on December 18.
Retail sales up 9.5 percent in January Business

Retail sales up 9.5 percent in January

Total revenue from retail trade and services reached 361 trillion VND (15.84 billion USD) in January, surging 3 percent over December and 9.5 percent over the same month last year.
Retail sales slow down over nine months Business

Retail sales slow down over nine months

The total revenue from retail trade and services topped 118.4 billion USD during the first nine months of this year, surging 9.5 percent year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Retail sales losing momentum Business

Retail sales losing momentum

The total revenue from retail trade and services hit 89.6 billion USD during the first seven months of this year, up 9.4 percent year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Hanoi’s exports see 0.2 percent growth Business

Hanoi’s exports see 0.2 percent growth

The capital city of Hanoi generated approximately 3.4 billion USD from exports in the first four months of the year, marking a modest increase of 0.2 percent against the same period last year.
Low CPI spurs retail trade growth Business

Low CPI spurs retail trade growth

The total revenue from retail trade and services reached approximately 48.5 billion USD during the first four months of this year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) said.
Retail sales, services see 10.9 percent rise Business

Retail sales, services see 10.9 percent rise

Total revenue from retail trade and services during the first two months of 2013 was estimated at 422.2 trillion VND (20.59 billion USD), a surge of 10.9 percent year-on-year, according to the General Statistical Office (GSO).

Excluding the price factor, retail sales in January and February rose 3.6 percent year on year, the GSO said.
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New business openings rise in February

New businesses brought 30.66 trillion VND (1.46 billion USD) in registered capital to the nation in February, up 69 percent in value and 10 percent in volume over January, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Last month's addition of 4,500 enterprises boosted the number of newly-established firms in the first two months of the year up to 8,699, with capital totaling more than 49.2 trillion VND (2.34 billion USD).
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Inflation slows growth of retail sales

The total value of retail trade and services reached 1,224 trillion VND (59.72 billion USD) during the first eight months of this year, an increase of 22.2 percent over the same period last year, reports the General Statistics Office (GSO).