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HCM City aims to improve production of major industries

HCM City aims to improve production of major industries

Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has asked agencies to improve production of major industries and diversify tourism products, as well as speed up the capital disbursement rate of public investment projects in the city.

Industrial production index up 11.4% in four months

Industrial production index up 11.4% in four months

Vietnam’s industrial production index (IPI) was estimated to rise 9.4% year-on-year in April, pushing the four-month index growth by 11.4%, higher than a 6.6% increase in the same period last year.

Industrial production index rises 15.2% in Jan-Feb

Industrial production index rises 15.2% in Jan-Feb

The country’s industrial production index (IPI) in the first two months of 2018 expanded by 15.2% year-on-year, much higher than the growth of 2.4% recorded in the same period last year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Commerce ministry launches Import Potential Index

Commerce ministry launches Import Potential Index

The Minister of Commerce has developed the Import Potential Index (IPI) on the import potential of 168 countries with the objective to revise Thailand's export strategy in alignment with the real export potential of each country.

HCM City targets 10% growth in retail sales, export revenue

HCM City targets 10% growth in retail sales, export revenue

The industry and trade sector in HCM City is targeting a growth rate of 8%-8.5% in the industrial production index (IPI) and 10% growth in the total retail sales of goods and services for 2018, according to the HCM City Department of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam manufacturing starts 2017 firing on all cylinders

Vietnam manufacturing starts 2017 firing on all cylinders

VOV.VN - The manufacturing sector starts the new year amid a surge in new orders with the Industrial Production Index having increased 8.30% in December, 2016 over the same month in 2015, reports the General Statistics Office.

Industrial production index up 7.2 percent in 10 months

Industrial production index up 7.2 percent in 10 months

Vietnam’s industrial production index (IPI) in the first ten months of 2016 rose 7.2 percent year-on-year, lower than the 9.8 percent level recorded in the same period last year due to a continuous downturn in the mining industry.

Industrial production index rise 6.9% in eight months

Industrial production index rise 6.9% in eight months

Vietnam’s industrial production index (IPI) in August grew 7.3% month on month and posted a 6.9% rise in the first eight months of 2016, lower than the 9.8% rate recorded in the same period last year due to a continuous downturn in production of the mining, processing and manufacturing industries.

Hanoi exports plunge in April

Hanoi exports plunge in April

VOV.VN - Hanoi’s exports are estimated at US$852 million in April, down 1% against the previous month and 4% over the same period last year, according to Hanoi’s Statistics Office.

First half industrial production up 5.8%

First half industrial production up 5.8%

Vietnam's industrial production is seeing improvement, with estimated growth of 5.8% seen in the first half of this year, higher than last year's 5.3% rise.

National economy grows by 4.89pct in Q1

National economy grows by 4.89pct in Q1

(VOV) - Vietnam is expected to achieve a GDP growth rate of 4.89 percent in the first quarter of this year, a bit higher than last year’s corresponding figure of 4.75 percent.

January's industrial production index falls

January's industrial production index falls

The Industrial Production Index (IPI) in January dropped by 3.2 percent from December 2012 in several industries despite the upcoming Lunar New Year, according to the General Statistics Office.