Exports of domestically owned business increase in first seven months
06:12 | 15/09/2020 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam exported goods worth almost US$145.8 billion in the first seven months of 2020, up 0.2 percent from the same period last year, including US$50.76 billion produced by the domestic economic sector, up 13.5 percent, and US$95.03 billion (including crude oil) by foreign invested enterprises, down 5.7 percent, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).
Agro-forestry-fishery exports record trade surplus
06:00 | 10/09/2020 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) is reporting a surplus of US$6.2 billion in agro-forestry-fishery trade in the first eight months of 2020, 4.9 percent higher than the same period last year.
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.