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Hanoi’s luxury hotels fully booked by Q1, 2018

Hanoi’s luxury hotels fully booked by Q1, 2018

High-end hotels in Hanoi have been fully booked by Q1, 2018, showing a robust sign, especially when the city is carrying out a myriad of investment solutions to make a breakthrough in tourism.

Vietnamese spend US$872mn on smartphones in Q1 2017

Vietnamese spend US$872mn on smartphones in Q1 2017

Ten out of every one thousand smartphones sold worldwide in the first quarter of 2017 were to Vietnamese users, who collective spent nearly VND20 trillion on the hi-tech devices, two separate reports show.

Strong growth in labour demand and supply in Q1

Strong growth in labour demand and supply in Q1

Recruitment demand for mid- and senior-level staff rose by 73 percent in the first quarter compared to the same period last year, according to a report from Navigos Search, an executive search service in Vietnam.

HCM City maintains high growth rate in Q1

HCM City maintains high growth rate in Q1

Ho Chi Minh City reported a 7.46% year-on-year increase in GRDP in the first quarter compared to 7.08% in the same period last year, it was reported at the March 31 meeting of the municipal authorities on socio-economic development in Q1.

Oil exploitation exceeds Q1’s target

Oil exploitation exceeds Q1’s target

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) produced about 6.45 million tonnes of crude oil in the first quarter of this year, exceeding its three-month plan by 5 percent.

Bank employees get raises in Q1

Bank employees get raises in Q1

Commercial banks employees have received higher salaries in the first quarter this year thanks to the improved performance of banks.

Corruption cases in Q1 brought to light

Corruption cases in Q1 brought to light

The Government Inspectorate detected four corruption cases involving six people with a combined monetary value of VND3.1 billion (US$139,500) in the first three months of 2016, heard a press conference in Hanoi on April 14.

FDI surges by 119% in Q1

FDI surges by 119% in Q1

Vietnam drew nearly US$4.03 billion in newly-registered and additional capital from foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in the first quarter of this year, up 119.1% against the same period last year.

FDI disbursement surges in Q1

FDI disbursement surges in Q1

Disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) increased 7% to end at US$3.05 billion in the first quarter of the year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment's Foreign Investment Agency.

Traffic accidents decline in first 3 months

Traffic accidents decline in first 3 months

(VOV) - There were more than 6,500 road traffic collisions in the first quarter of this year, resulting in 2,427 deaths and 6,462 injuries, according to the National Committee for Traffic Safety.

2.3 million foreign visitors travel to Vietnam in Q1

2.3 million foreign visitors travel to Vietnam in Q1

(VOV) -Vietnam welcomed more than 2.3 million foreign arrivals in the first quarter of this year, an increase of 29.3% from a year ago, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT).

Exports to Japan surge by 65 pct

Exports to Japan surge by 65 pct

Vietnam’s exports to Japan in the first quarter this year showed a sharp increase of 65 percent over the same period last year.