Hoi An Silk Village brings Vietnamese silk to the world
09:38 | 10/02/2020 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Hoi An used to be an important international trading port and a meeting place of Vietnamese silk products with clothing culture of other countries in the region and the world. Today, Hoi An Silk Village continues to act as a bridge to promote silk products and bring them closer to domestic and foreign consumers.
Domestic market growth, stable inflation boost competitiveness
08:55 | 06/02/2020 Economy- Society
(VEN) - In the World Economic Forum (WEF)’s 2019 Global Competitiveness Index report, Vietnam moved up 10 places and scored an additional 3.5 points compared with 2018. The result was attributed to the country’s efforts to keep the inflation rate stable and the growth of sales in the domestic market.
Agriculture overview: Increasing exports but insufficient GDP growth
10:32 | 27/01/2020 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Despite difficulties in domestic and foreign markets, Vietnam was still able to record a US$41.3 billion turnover of agricultural, forestry and fishery exports in 2019, an increase of 3.2 percent compared to a year ago. However, the whole sector only achieved gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 2.2 percent, lower than the set target of three percent.
Vietnam's top 10 economic developments of 2019
09:25 | 23/01/2020 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Vietnam’s economy has made vigorous changes in the context of the world’s complicated economic situation. The year 2019 closed with significant achievements for Vietnam’s economy, building a steady foundation for sustainable development. Vietnam Economic News has listed the year’s top 10 economic developments.