Retail sales of goods, services up 20% in January Business

Retail sales of goods, services up 20% in January

Vietnam’s total retail sales of goods and services in January was estimated at 544.8 trillion VND (23.22 billion USD), up 5.2% from the previous month and 20% as compared with the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Strong growth recorded in revenue from retail, services Business

Strong growth recorded in revenue from retail, services

Revenue from retail sales of goods and services totalled about 515.8 trillion VND (21.87 billion VND) in December and over 1.54 quadrillion VND (65.3 billion USD) in the fourth quarter of 2022, a year on year rise of 17.1%, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Ten most notable events of industry, trade sector announced Business

Ten most notable events of industry, trade sector announced

Vietnam's industry and trade sector has obtained encouraging results in 2022, contributing to the national socio-economic development. The following is a list of the 10 most outstanding events of the year as selected by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Thailand's auto production grows 15% in November World

Thailand's auto production grows 15% in November

Car production in Thailand rose 15% in November from a year earlier to 190,155 units, thanks to improvement in the supply of chips, the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) said on December 20.
Consumer product sales to increase by 7-9% during Tet Business

Consumer product sales to increase by 7-9% during Tet

Following two years of low sales during Tet (the Lunar New Year), things are expected to look up for the fast moving consumer goods industry this time around since the Vietnamese economy has recovered and consumers have a positive outlook on economic prospects, according to market research company Kantar Worldpanel Vietnam.
Binh Duong attracts more than 3 billion USD in FDI this year Business

Binh Duong attracts more than 3 billion USD in FDI this year

The southern province of Binh Duong has so far this year attracted over 3 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI), taking the lead in the Southeast region, according to Nguyen Tam Duong, chief of the Office of the provincial People’s Committee.
Singapore's retail sector maintains growth in October World

Singapore's retail sector maintains growth in October

Singapore’s retail sales grew by 10.4% year on year in October, lower than the 11.3% increase recorded in the previous month, according to data released by the country’s Department of Statistics on December 6.