VOV.VN - Vietnam will work hard during the early days of 2020 to achieve this year’s socio-economic tasks and the targets set for the 2016-2020 period in the Party resolution.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s real GDP growth would stand moderately at 6.8 percent in 2020 as infrastructure and human capital bottlenecks will continue to cap growth of the manufacturing sector, while continued damming upstream of the Mekong River and the outbreak of African swine fever will drag on the agriculture sector.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s impressive GDP growth of 7.02 percent in 2019 will add momentum to national development next year, analysts have believed.
Vietnam is one of the biggest coffee and pepper exporters in the world, but the money it earns is modest.
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has praised Vietnam’s adoption of the revised Labour Code on November 20, saying that the code will held everyone gain fair benefits of economic growth.
Smart city building is a crucial solution to boost economic growth and prosperity in Vietnam, while investing in ‘smart city’ projects is the best way for Vietnam to digitalise, an expert has said.
Vietnam is 80 years behind developed countries in approving a 40-hour work week law, which is needed to ensure workers’ quality of life, lawmakers say.
VOV.VN - The nation has leaped 10 places from 77th to 67th place in the Global Competitiveness Report which was released by the World Economic Forum (WEF) on October 9.
HCM City authorities say they are keen on optimally using artificial intelligence to serve its development needs and have sought experts’ help.
Housing development is of paramount importance to Ho Chi Minh City as the city’s population is expected to see an increase of one million people every five years in the 2021-35 period, according to Vo Van Hoan, vice chairman of the city People’s Committee.
Prime Minster Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered ministries and sectors to accelerate institutional reform to promote economic growth on the basis of macro-economic stability.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) proposed three large groups of solutions to boost economic development in the central region, during a conference held in Binh Dinh province on August 20.
Credit ratings agency Moody’s Investors Service on August 19 said its stable outlook for Vietnam’s banking system reflects the country’s robust economic performance, which will support asset quality and profitability.
VOV.VN - International organizations have shared a bright outlook on Vietnam’s economic growth during 2019, Mai Tien Dung, Minister and Chairman of the Government Office has quoted their forecasts as saying.
Research and development (R&D) is the cornerstone of innovation and the driving force of economic growth in the digital age, experts said at the ASEAN – China smart industry conference in Ho Chi Minh City on July 25.
Ho Chi Minh City posted an economic growth rate of 7.86 percent year-on-year in the first half of the year to 611.5 trillion (26.3 billion USD).
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on July 16 said Vietnam’s economic growth is projected to slow to 6.5 percent in 2019 from a 10-year high of 7.1 percent in 2018, reflecting weakening external conditions.
Economists have forecast that the Vietnamese economy could grow by 6.86 percent this year, higher than the 6.6 – 6.8 percent set by the National Assembly.
Hanoi aims at an economic growth rate of 7.6 – 8 percent for the latter half of 2019 in an effort to realise targets and tasks set for the whole year.
VOV.VN - The General Statistics Office of Vietnam has released a report on Vietnam’s socio-economic development in the first five months of this year.