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Positive signs of recovery ahead for national economy

Positive signs of recovery ahead for national economy

VOV.VN - Despite the economic picture for the opening five months of the year appearing gloomy due to the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) with the majority of indicators being low in comparison to last year, May, the first month after social distancing, has seen the gradual recovery of manufacturing, tourism, and transport firms.

May CPI shows slight reduction on low purchasing power

May CPI shows slight reduction on low purchasing power

The consumer price index (CPI) in May decreased by 0.03% against the previous month and 1.24% against last December, but increased by 4.39% year-on-year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on May 29.

Domestic market offers solution for businesses following COVID-19 pandemic

Domestic market offers solution for businesses following COVID-19 pandemic

VOV.VN - The domestic market is poised to play an important role in getting the nation’s socio-economic development back on track following the easing of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with local firms needing to pay close attention to developing trends due to the ongoing economic impact caused by the virus.

Many firms optimistic about business in Q2

Many firms optimistic about business in Q2

Many enterprises in the manufacturing and processing industry are optimistic about the outlook for the second quarter of 2020, according to a survey conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Business survey to begin on April 1

Business survey to begin on April 1

The General Statistics Office (GSO) is scheduled to begin a survey of businesses on April 1 with a view to collecting basic information to serve management and policy making, Deputy General Director of the office Nguyen Trung Tien said.

International tourists to Vietnam down 18.1% in Q1

International tourists to Vietnam down 18.1% in Q1

Vietnam welcomed nearly 3.7 million international tourists in the first three months of 2020, down 18.1% from the same period last year. The number of tourists from all markets experiences decreases except for the African market.

Construction firms face difficulties due to COVID-19 pandemic

Construction firms face difficulties due to COVID-19 pandemic

The complicated developments of the COVID-19 pandemic have seriously affected a large number of enterprises, especially construction companies, as their business and production saw not very good results in the first quarter of 2020, according to a survey by the General Statistics Office.

GDP growth in Q1 hits 10-year low

GDP growth in Q1 hits 10-year low

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth tumbled to a record 10-year low of 3.82% during the year’s first quarter as a result of the considerable impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the General Statistics Office.

State budget collection tops 9.3 billion USD in two months

State budget collection tops 9.3 billion USD in two months

Total State budget collection was estimated at 214.2 trillion VND (9.31 billion USD) in the first two months of this year, or 14.2 percent of the yearly estimate, reported the General Statistics Office on February 29.

Vietnamese tourist arrivals in Taiwan on the rise

Vietnamese tourist arrivals in Taiwan on the rise

The number of Vietnamese visitors to Taiwan (China) has been growing fast recently, which is partly attributed to Taiwan’s preferential visa policy for tourists from the Southeast Asian nation.

CPI in January hits record high in recent 7 years

CPI in January hits record high in recent 7 years

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in January hit a record high, up 1.23 percent over the previous month and 6.43 percent year on year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).