Export, FDI figures looking good
09:55 | 11/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) recently forecast that the Vietnamese economy would grow more than 6.5 percent in 2017 due to steady increases in exports and foreign direct investment (FDI).
PM says annual GDP target still feasible
09:06 | 10/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - At the government’s regular meeting in June 2017, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested ministries, sectors and localities to make stronger efforts to promote economic growth in the second half of the year in order to achieve the 6.7 percent annual growth target.
Hanoi: A megacity pulling out all the stops for business
09:30 | 09/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - With strong efforts to improve investment in the capital and the city’s business environment, Hanoi has become a prime destination for domestic and foreign investors, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at the “Hanoi 2017 - Investment and Development Cooperation” conference on June 25.
Goods, services sales value in July up 10.3 pct
14:30 | 07/08/2017 Economy- Society
The total retail sales value of goods and services in July was estimated at more than VND 327.6 trillion (US$14.4 billion), 1.2% higher than last month and 10.3% higher than at the same period last year, according to a General Statistics Office (GSO) report.
Organic farming: A new way of production
14:32 | 04/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - To meet demand and encourage consumers to say “No” to unsafe food, many companies have created organic products that are of good quality and safe for consumer health. However, promoting the marketing and sales of such products is another matter.
New law to ease SME funding, operations
11:15 | 03/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The National Assembly recently approved a Law on Support for Small to Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Hoa spoke with a member of the law compilation board, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment, Dang Huy Dong, to learn about the law’s potential impact on SMEs and the country’s economic development.