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Motorcycle sales drop in second quarter of 2019

Motorcycle sales drop in second quarter of 2019

Members of the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) witnessed sales of more than 749,500 units in the second quarter of this year, marking a decrease of 4.4 percent from the same period last year.

Ho Chi Minh City needs 155,000 work hands for H2

Ho Chi Minh City needs 155,000 work hands for H2

Ho Chi Minh City, the country’s biggest economic hub, will need about 155,000 workers for the rest of this year, according to a municipal forecast centre on human resources and labour market information.

Enterprises optimistic about production, business in Q2

Enterprises optimistic about production, business in Q2

Nearly 90 percent of enterprises operating in processing and manufacturing predict that their production and business would be better or remain stable in the second quarter of 2019, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Phu Bai airport expansion project to start in Q2

Phu Bai airport expansion project to start in Q2

The Middle Airports Authority (MAA) has pledged to launch a project to upgrade and expand the Phu Bai International Airport in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in the second quarter of 2019, after having handed over nearly 46 hectares of cleared land to the project.

Credit institutions expect better results in Q2

Credit institutions expect better results in Q2

VOV.VN - As many as 81 per cent of local credit institutions put high hopes on further improvement in their operations in the first quarter of 2019 whilst 88 per cent of them expect their business for the whole year to get better against the previous year, according to a recent insightful survey.

Vietnam gains 6 more points in EuroCham’s Business Climate Index

Vietnam gains 6 more points in EuroCham’s Business Climate Index

Vietnam gained 84 points for the second quarter of 2018 in the Business Climate Index (BCI), up 6 points from the previous quarter, according to new data from the BCI survey released by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham) on October 4.

Vietjet Air reports robust growth in revenue

Vietjet Air reports robust growth in revenue

Vietjet Air announced its business results in the second quarter of 2018 with the robust growth in core business activities, including air transport and ancillary revenue.

Textile-garment export target of over US$34 bln achievable: VITAS

Textile-garment export target of over US$34 bln achievable: VITAS

With the bright outlook of both global and domestic economies, the textile-garment sector’s exports target of US$34 – US$34.5 billion for 2018 is achievable, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) Truong Van Cam said.

Vinacomin aims to produce 9.45 million tonnes of raw coal in Q2

Vinacomin aims to produce 9.45 million tonnes of raw coal in Q2

Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin) aims to produce 9.45 million tonnes of raw coal in the second quarter of 2018, and at the same time, sell 9.54 million tonnes of coal, including 540,000 tonnes for export.

Rice exports in Q2 fall

Rice exports in Q2 fall

Rice exporters expected to ship 1.5 million tonnes of grain abroad in the second quarter of this year, 100,000 tonnes less than the previous quarter, said the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).

CIEM: economic growth to post 6.17% in QII

CIEM: economic growth to post 6.17% in QII

Vietnam’s economic growth is forecast to expand 6.17 percent in the second quarter of this year, said the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM).

Danang to build two green urban projects in Q2

Danang to build two green urban projects in Q2

The central city of Danang will start construction of two green urban projects – Dragon City and Bau Tram Lakeside – in Lien Chieu and Hoa Vang districts in the second quarter this year.

Transport sector to boost divestments in Q2

Transport sector to boost divestments in Q2

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) will divest from non-core businesses in 59 State-owned enterprises under its management in the second quarter of this year, planning to collect VND6.367 trillion (US$275 million), according to Transport Deputy Minister Nguyen Ngoc Dong.

Tien Sa port set for major upgrade

Tien Sa port set for major upgrade

Danang port, the largest in central Vietnam, will invest VND1 trillion (US$47.6 million) for the second phase upgrade of Tien Sa port in the second quarter next year.

8 transport BOT projects to start in Q2

8 transport BOT projects to start in Q2

Eight build-operate-transfer (BOT) transport projects with total investment capital of VND22 trillion (US$1 billion) are expected to commence in the second quarter of 2015, according to the Ministry of Transport.