HCM City authorities have urged the city’s Department of Planning and Investment to propose solutions to achieve a Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) of between 8.4% and 8.7% this year.
VOV.VN - Hanoi granted investment licenses to 43 new projects with a total registered capital of US$31.7 million in January.
The south central coastal province of Khanh Hoa has advantageous nature and infrastructure to develop a marine economy as well as sea and island tourism.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged investors to expand their investment in logistics in the Mekong Delta.
More than VND64 trillion (over US$2.81 billion) was spent on the upgrading and construction of transport infrastructure in the Central Highlands over the last five years, significantly contributing to the local socio-economic development.
Ho Chi Minh City will focus its financial resources into key projects under the city’s 7 breakthrough programmes in 2017 in order to improve the appearance of the city and the living conditions of local residents.
The Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long has set to expand the local index of industrial production to 12%, and reach VND42,000 billion in total retail sales of consumer goods and services, and US$360 million in export turnover in 2017.
Despite failing to hit the yearly target of 8.5-9%, Hanoi’s economic growth in 2016 has hit its highest level in six years, reaching 8.03%, Deputy Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Doan Toan said on December 5.
As many as 65,000 vacancies and 30,000 seasonal jobs are forecast in Ho Chi Minh City in the fourth quarter of this year, according to the municipal Centre for Forecasting Manpower Needs and Labour Market Information (FALMI).
HCM City’s Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) reached VND732.44 trillion (US$33.2 billion) in the first nine months of the year, up 7.76% against the same period last year, according to the municipal People’s Committee.
The northwestern province of Dien Bien should have breakthroughs in developing tourism thanks to its potential such as ecological system, geography, culture and history, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has told local authorities.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed with a proposal to target Phu Yen into a tourism infrastructure development project funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) at a working session in the central coastal province on August 28.
The People’s Council of the southern industrial hub Binh Duong Province has adopted a resolution on the province’s socio-economic development for 2016-2020 with the goal of an annual Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) growth of 8.3%.
The HCM City People’s Council has decided to provide an additional tax incentive for an expansion plan of the Samsung Electronics HCM City CE Complex at the Saigon Hi-Tech Park.
VOV.VN - The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee should redouble efforts to implement resolutions adopted by the council and improve growth quality.
Ho Chi Minh City’s leaders and newly-elected lawmakers began a three-day session of the People’s Council on August 3 to discuss socio-economic targets amid many complaints about extended flooding, traffic jams and pollution.
Hanoi will focus on urban planning, construction and management, and new rural building, along with resources management and environmental protection in the next five years.
Hanoi reeled in more than US$5.2 billion through exports in the first six months of 2016, up 0.1% year-on-year, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
The southwestern region grew 6.5 % in the first half of 2016, with Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) estimated at US$11.25 billion.
Hanoi will give priority to improving its business climate and competitive capacity, aiming to be among top ten localities nationwide in Provincial Competitiveness Index (CPI) by 2020.