Nine-month seafood exports estimated at 6.4 billion USD Business

Nine-month seafood exports estimated at 6.4 billion USD

Seafood export value in the first nine month of the year was estimated at 6.4 billion USD, a year-on-year increase of 7.2 percent, according to the Department of Farm Produce Processing and Market Development under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Tourist arrivals to Hanoi up 10 pct in first half Travel

Tourist arrivals to Hanoi up 10 pct in first half

Tourist arrivals to the capital city of Hanoi topped 13.19 million in the first half of this year, up 10 percent year-on-year, pushing up revenue by 9.3 percent annually to over 39.2 trillion VND (1.74 billion USD).
Newly established firms surge 14.6 percent Business

Newly established firms surge 14.6 percent

Vietnam totalled over 105,000 nationwide newly established companies in the first ten months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 14.6 percent, according to the Enterprise Development Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Vietnam warned of increasing dependence on foreign capital Business

Vietnam warned of increasing dependence on foreign capital

Indexes for 2017 second quarter reflected Vietnam’s increasing dependence on foreign direct investment (FDI), said the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) in its recent report on the performance of the economy in the quarter.
Over 61,000 new enterprises established in six months Business

Over 61,000 new enterprises established in six months

In the first two quarters of this year, 61,276 enterprises were formed, with total registered capital of over 596 trillion VND (more than 26.2 billion USD), according the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s National Enterprise Information and Registration System.