(VOV) - Expanded retail networks and increased service quality will offer the retail sector a wealth of opportunities for development.
(VOV) -Despite Vietnam experiencing a period of positive economic growth towards the end of 2013, the National Financial Supervision Commission (NFSC) predicts local businesses will continue to face tough challenges in the coming year due to their tight budgets.
(VOV) - The Ministry of Planning and Investment’s General Statistics Office announced the past eleven months have seen Vietnam’s telephone and spare parts exports climb to US$20.2 billion, a 78.4% improvement on the same period last year.
The country's total retail sales and service revenue in the first 11 months of this year reached VND2,386 trillion (US$113 billion), the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.
(VOV) -Vietnam earned an export turnover of US$121 billion in the past 11 months, being closer to achieving its target for the whole year.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.34% in November against the previous month and 5.78% from a year ago, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
(VOV) -Vietnam Customs and the General Statistics Office (GSO) report Vietnam’s export turnover to the UK stood at US$3.16 billion ten months into 2013, a 32.2% improvement on the same period last year.
(VOV) - Total import-export turnover between Vietnam and the UK reached more than US$3 billion in the first nine months of the year, up 29.3% against the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Customs and the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has decided to publish online a "black list" of dishonest tourism services and facilities that tend to rip off customers.
(VOV) - Minister of Planning and Investment (MoPI) Bui Quang Vinh has reassured the National Assembly session underway in Hanoi that 2013’s targeted 5.4% GDP growth is well within reach, citing concrete evidence.
(VOV) - Falling petrol prices prevented the Consumer Price Index (CPI) going up in October, rising 0.48% above its end of September readings, according to the domestic market watchdog.
(VOV) -Vietnam has attracted US$19.2 billion in direct foreign investment (FDI) since early this year, up 65.5% from a year earlier, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
(VOV) - October consumer price indexes (CPI) in Hanoi and HCM City are both on the rise, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
(VOV) - Rapid population aging is posing a big challenge to Vietnam’s social security system, especially when Vietnamese people’s incomes remain low and medical services have yet to meet the elderly’s needs.
Vietnam was estimated to earn US$96.5 billion from exports in the first nine months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 15.7%.