Binh Duong tops wood export nationwide Business

Binh Duong tops wood export nationwide

Wood and wooden product exports in the southern province of Binh Duong fetched 5.6 billion USD in 2020, accounting for 47.3 percent of the nation’s total wood export value, according to the Binh Duong Furniture Association (BIFA).
2021 GDP to grow 6.72 pct. in optimistic scenario: NCIF Business

2021 GDP to grow 6.72 pct. in optimistic scenario: NCIF

The National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecasting (NCIF) has released a forecast on Vietnam’s economic performance in 2021, with GDP growth of 6.72 percent and an average consumer price index (CPI) of 4.2 percent under an optimistic scenario.
Top 10 issues that defined the global economy in 2020 World

Top 10 issues that defined the global economy in 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a heavy impact on every aspect of life in 2020, and the global economy had been especially hard hit. The Vietnam News Agency has selected the ten most significant global economic issues during the year.
Steel exports surge in November Business

Steel exports surge in November

Steel exports in November surged 21.52 percent month on month and 40 percent year on year, reaching more than 478,300 tonnes, reported the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).
 Coastal industrial zones attractive to investors Business

Coastal industrial zones attractive to investors

Vietnam’s industrial zones property located near the sea is attracting great attention to investors as they maintain high occupancy rates and rental prices, heard attendants at a recent Hanoi conference.
PM requests economic recovery be accelerated Business

PM requests economic recovery be accelerated

All-level authorities and sectors need to adopt recovery acceleration plans for the remaining two months of the year for the country to record annual growth of 2-3 percent, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at the Government’s monthly meeting on October 30.