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Experts believe CPI in 2020 will be kept under control

Experts believe CPI in 2020 will be kept under control

VOV.VN - Despite the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam’s inflation for 2020 is projected to fall between 3.5-3.9% to ensure social security and stabilise local people's lives, experts say.

Solutions for Vietnam to maintain its economic growth

Solutions for Vietnam to maintain its economic growth

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).

EVFTA to boost Vietnam’s growth in long term: GSO head

EVFTA to boost Vietnam’s growth in long term: GSO head

The European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA), scheduled to become effective in July, will help improve Vietnam’s business and investment climate and boost its institutional reform, thus contributing to fostering its growth in a long term, according to an official.

Manufacturing sector drives economic growth

Manufacturing sector drives economic growth

The manufacturing and processing industry drove economic growth in 2019 with production volume increasing 11.29 percent over the previous year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Revised GDP in line with international practices

Revised GDP in line with international practices

The revision of the size of Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) for 2011-2017 is in line with international practices and serves as a foundation for the country's development path in the next 10 years, an official has said.

Vietnam’s nine-month GDP growth hits 9-year record high

Vietnam’s nine-month GDP growth hits 9-year record high

Vietnam’s GDP expanded 6.98 percent in the January-September period, the highest nine-month growth rate over the past nine years, said General Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam on September 28.

Committee on strengthening national productivity needed

Committee on strengthening national productivity needed

The Government needs to establish a national strengthening productivity committee to better labour productivity, thus promoting the economic growth, said Director General of the General Statistics Office of Vietnam Nguyen Bich Lam on August 7.

Minister underlines urgent need to improve labour productivity

Minister underlines urgent need to improve labour productivity

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has stressed the urgent significance of improving labour productivity in promoting growth, overcoming the middle-income trap, avoiding falling behind and narrowing down development gap with other countries.

Retail revenues surge 11.5 per cent in H1

Retail revenues surge 11.5 per cent in H1

The nation's total revenue from retail sales and services saw a significant growth of 11.5 per cent to more than VND23.9 quadrillion (nearly US$102 billion) in the first half of this year.

Nation’s industrial production surges in Q1

Nation’s industrial production surges in Q1

The national industrial production index (IIP) saw a year-on-year increase of 9.2 per cent in the first quarter of this year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Manufacturing, processing contribute to economic growth

Manufacturing, processing contribute to economic growth

Manufacturing and processing were the major contributor to Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 7.08% in 2018, the highest level in 11 years, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Improved business climate helps economy

Improved business climate helps economy

The Vietnamese economy grew 7.08% in 2018, the highest growth rate for the past 11 years, fuelled by an improved business climate, positive economic structure transformation and impressive exports, the latest updates from the General Statistics Office (GSO) revealed.