The greening of Bat Trang Pottery Village
06:00 | 08/09/2020 Industry
(VEN) - By investing in gas-fired and electric ovens, the villagers of Bat Trang Pottery Village in Hanoi’s Gia Lam District have revolutionized production and made their environment greener and cleaner.
Optimistic signs emerge for Vietnam’s economy
06:00 | 04/09/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Positive economic indicators have emerged in Vietnam in the first seven months of the year despite the Covid-19 pandemic that has crippled much of the global economy. These include a trade surplus and record growth of public investment disbursement. However, the forecast for the remaining months of 2020 is less hopeful and overcoming the challenges will require joint efforts and national consensus.
Inflationary pressure eases with steady decline in CPI growth
06:00 | 31/08/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Following relatively sharp increases in the first half of 2020, inflationary pressure appears to be easing with a decline in the consumer price index (CPI), prompting optimistic forecasts about curbing CPI growth below the targeted four percent.
Vietnam’s economy maintains positive outlook
06:02 | 30/08/2020 Economy
(VEN) - The Covid-19 outbreak in late July in the central coastal city of Da Nang and response measures could affect Vietnam’s economic recovery. However, its outlook remains bright and optimistic.
Garment-textile sector urged to shift focus to domestic market
06:08 | 29/08/2020 Industry
(VEN) - Severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, textile and garment exports in 2020 are likely to decrease 30-40 percent compared to last year. Manufacturers in this sector are being advised to shift some development to the domestic market and increase product diversification if they are to maintain growth and create jobs.