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Vietnam passes Bangladesh in textile and garment exports

Vietnam passes Bangladesh in textile and garment exports

VOV.VN -Vietnam has surpassed Bangladesh in terms of textile and garment exports over the first six months of the year, with the former’s total export value of over US$13 billion, US$1 billion more than the latter’s.

Food poisoning claims 15 lives over six-month period

Food poisoning claims 15 lives over six-month period

VOV.VN -The initial six months of the year saw 40 cases of food poisoning affect approximately 1,087 people, killing 15 individuals in the process, according to the General Statistics Office.

Violations involving 2.16 billion USD uncovered in H1

Violations involving 2.16 billion USD uncovered in H1

Wrongdoings involving nearly 50.34 trillion VND (2.17 billion USD) and over 1,000 ha of land were found during the first six months of 2019, heard a teleconference of the inspection sector in Hanoi on July 18.

State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months

State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months

About 745.4 trillion VND (32 billion USD) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).

Over 3,100 cyber attacks hit Vietnam in six months

Over 3,100 cyber attacks hit Vietnam in six months

Vietnam suffered 3,159 cyber attacks in the first six months of this year, a decrease from the same period last year, the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) said on July 5.

Over 776,900 jobs created in first half of 2019

Over 776,900 jobs created in first half of 2019

More than 776,900 jobs were created in the first six months of 2019, a year-on-year decline of 1.1 percent, the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) reported at a press conference in Hanoi on July 2.

Binh Duong’s GRDP grows 7% in six months

Binh Duong’s GRDP grows 7% in six months

The southern province of Binh Duong recorded a year-on-year growth rate of 7% in gross regional domestic product (GRDP) between January and June, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

Nhan Co alumina plant achieves VND3.2 trillion in revenue

Nhan Co alumina plant achieves VND3.2 trillion in revenue

The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin)’s Nhan Co Alumina plant in the Central Highland province of Dak Nong gained more than VND3.2 trillion (US$141 million) in revenue in the first six months of the year.

Import-exports to go up by 13%

Import-exports to go up by 13%

Vietnam’s total import and export turnover in the first six months of 2018 is estimated to hit US$225.29 billion, showing a year-on-year rise of 13%, according to the General Department of Customs.