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PM: growth needed to address employment, reduce public debt

PM: growth needed to address employment, reduce public debt

Growth is an inclusive target of Vietnam, which will assist the country in addressing employment, increasing budget collection and reducing public debt, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed at a national teleconference between the Government and localities on July 2.

Growth may slow down towards year-end: GSO

Growth may slow down towards year-end: GSO

General Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam urged sectors and localities not to take it for granted that the yearly goal of 6.7 percent GDP growth is within reach, noting that the usual trend of higher growth towards year-end is no longer true for this year.

Vietnam records a sharp rise in new export orders

Vietnam records a sharp rise in new export orders

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 53.9 in May from 52.7 in April, with a record rise in new export orders, according to a report in the Nikkei Asian Review.

Vietnam’s exports make May rebound

Vietnam’s exports make May rebound

VOV.VN - After suffering a decline in April, Vietnam’s exports rebounded in May with most key products achieving strong growth and exports rising to US$19.2 billion in May, up 4.5% over April and 7.1% against the same period last year.

Wood industry sees promise of growth in CPTPP

Wood industry sees promise of growth in CPTPP

VOV.VN - Once the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) comes into effect, tariffs on Vietnamese wood exports to signatories of the CPTPP will be cut down to zero, bringing many advantages for the wood sector, according to the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association (VIFORES).

Vietnam’s agriculture targets 3.05% growth in 2018

Vietnam’s agriculture targets 3.05% growth in 2018

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s agriculture reached an export value of US$36.5 billion last year. With positive signals in the first two months of 2018, the sector aims to grow 3.05% this year with an export value of US$40.5 billion, higher than previous plans.

Strong growth in Vietnam-Australia trade

Strong growth in Vietnam-Australia trade

VOV.VN - Australia ranked 14th among more than 200 Vietnam’s trade partners with the total value of imports and exports being around US$6.45 billion for 2017, a year-on-year rise of 22.7%, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Pepper exports expect to regain growth

Pepper exports expect to regain growth

VOV.VN - Vietnam pepper exports increased by 20.5% to 214,000 tons in 2017, but the value dropped by 22% to US$1.12 billion after the export price fell 34.7% against the previous year.

Thua Thien-Hue should tap cultural heritage for growth: PM

Thua Thien-Hue should tap cultural heritage for growth: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has advised the central province of Thua Thien-Hue to turn tourism into a spearhead sector to spur its economic development by tapping historical and cultural heritage of its former imperial Hue city.

Insurance market maintains growth above 21%

Insurance market maintains growth above 21%

The insurance market has maintained a high growth rate of 21.2 per cent in 2017, gaining revenue of VND105.61 trillion (US$ 4.65 billion), a senior finance ministry official has said.

Worker efficiency must make a leap

Worker efficiency must make a leap

With Vietnam trying to find ways to boost its growth, further improvements in labour productivity are considered one of the key factors for reaching the goal.

Ontario delegation ink six agreements in Vietnam visit

Ontario delegation ink six agreements in Vietnam visit

The Premier of Ontario (Canada) Kathleen Wynne announced six new agreements between organisations from Vietnam and Ontario, including five in education, during a trade promotion event on December 6 as part of Ontario’s 2017 Business Mission to Vietnam.

APEC 2017: Vietnamese President stresses finding new drivers for growth

APEC 2017: Vietnamese President stresses finding new drivers for growth

Vietnam’s President Tran Dai Quang underscored the need for APEC to affirm and uphold its leadership in seeking new drivers for growth, to contribute to a peaceful, stable, dynamic, interconnected and prosperous Asia-Pacific while chairing the 25th APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting.

APEC members remove obstacles facing growth, connectivity

APEC members remove obstacles facing growth, connectivity

VOV.VN - APEC members have renewed their resolve to sustain their cooperation and connectivity amid regional uncertainty. APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in Da Nang city has outlined measures to liberalize trade and encourage investment.