According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, more than 13,700 companies were newly founded during the month, with a total capital of nearly VND139.15 trillion (US$6 billion), up 27.9% and 23.4%, respectively.
Those in education and training rose 58.8% year-on-year, with capital up 133.2%.
A similar trend was seen in accommodation and catering services, which recorded an increase of 45.3% in the number of new enterprises and a 305.9% rise in registered capital compared to the same period last year.
In real estate, the number of newly-established enterprises grew 44.5% while registered capital was up 41.5%.
In the first half of this year, more than 62,000 enterprises were newly founded nationwide, a year-on-year decline of 7.3%, compared to -10.5% in the first five months and -13.2% in the first four months.