VOV.VN - The opening five months of the year have seen the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) grow annually by approximately 1%, the slowest pace recorded in many years due to the negative impacted caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
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.
The General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on May 29 that 72.9 % of foreign tourists in the period were from Asia, with numbers from the region down 51.4 % year-on-year.
VOV.VN - The overall figure for foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam for the year so far reached US$13.9 billion as of May 20, an annual decline of 17%, according to the latest figures released by the General Statistics Office.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has recorded a trade surplus of US$1.9 billion during the first five months of the year despite the COVID-19 impact, according to the latest statistics released by the General Statistics Office (GSO) on May 29.
VOV.VN - The goal of reaching 1 million newly-opened firms throughout the year is facing a number of severe difficulties due to the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), although there remains optimistic signs ahead.
The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) in the first four months of 2020 grew by about 1.8% year on year, the slowest pace in many years, due to COVID-19, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Nearly 37,600 new firms were formed in Vietnam with a total registered capital of VND445.2 trillion (US$19.1 billion) in the first four months of this year, down 13.2% in number and 18% in capital year-on-year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - With Vietnam successfully bringing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic under control, local firms have begun to receive new export orders whilst others have been striving to seize upon the fresh opportunities to recover, according to insiders.
VOV.VN - The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has served to have a negative impact on Vietnam’s timber industry with the industry poised to record export growth equal to 0% this year, according to insiders.
VOV.VN - April’s consumer price index (CPI) suffered a sharp decline of 1.54% in comparison to the previous month, the lowest level seen during the 2016 to 2020 period, due to declining purchasing power, according to the General Statistics Office.
The COVID-19 pandemic has hit Vietnam from the end of January, directly impacting the domestic labour market, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO)'s employment report in the first quarter of this year.
VOV.VN - The General Statistics Office (GSO) released the 2020 White Paper of Vietnamese Cooperatives, the first of its kind, along with the 2020 White Paper of Vietnamese Enterprises in Hanoi on April 28 as a means of meeting the requirements for information from the government, managers, and researchers in the fields of their concern.
VOV.VN - The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has caused approximately 5 million workers to either lose their jobs or stop work until further notice, therefore bringing the number of employed people during the first quarter of the year to a ten-year record low.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s exports to both the United States and the European Union are expected to face a number of hurdles as a result of the negative impact of the novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
During the first quarter of 2020, the country recorded eight items with export turnover of over US$1 billion, making up 70.6% of the nation’s total export value.
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).
VOV.VN - Despite enjoying a large degree of economic openness, the Vietnamese economy is facing a range of challenges in the upcoming quarters and has been negatively influenced by many aspects of the turbulent global economy, according to Nguyen Bich Lam, director of the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Boosting the disbursement of all planned public investment would help increase this year’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 0.42 percentage points, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
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.