Strong Q1 economic growth driven by production and exports
08:36 | 08/05/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Vietnamese economy had a successful start when gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the first quarter of the year reached its highest level in a decade. This growth is relatively uniform in most key sectors, creating important motivation for the country to achieve the growth target set for 2018.
Diplomatic corps supports HCMC’s smart city plan
08:37 | 02/05/2018 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee leaders recently presented representatives of city-based foreign organizations with its smart city development target and plan for implementation of National Assembly Resolution 54 on policies specifically tailored for HCMC. Many of these organizations say they support the city’s target and plan.
Vietnam’s CPI up slightly in April
11:31 | 30/04/2018 Economy- Society
Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in April went up 0.08 percent monthly and 2.75 pct annually, pushing up the four-month figure by 2.8 pct year-on-year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO) on April 29.
Vietnam holds potential for swift breeding
13:22 | 29/04/2018 Economy- Society
Vietnam’s swift breeding industry has potential to compete with regional producers if it meets quality standards, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry Vu Van Tam said at a conference held recently in Ho Chi Minh City.