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Vietnam GDP growth likely to reach 3.8% this year

Vietnam GDP growth likely to reach 3.8% this year

VOV.VN - The COVID-19 pandemic is expected to take its continued toll on the global economy in the second half of the year, but thanks to the disease brought under control in Vietnam, the national economy is projected to grow by 3.8% in 2020.

Hanoi may not fulfil six yearly targets

Hanoi may not fulfil six yearly targets

Hanoi may not be able to fulfil six out of 22 targets of this year, including four economic targets, according to deputy head of the municipal Department of Planning and Investment Tran Ngoc Nam.

Aging population in Ho Chi Minh City

Aging population in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City is likely face numerous difficulties in population management in the next five years due to a rapidly aging population, as heard at a recent conference in the city.

Healthcare projects need VND7,500 billion

Healthcare projects need VND7,500 billion

(VOV) -An August 20 Health Ministry meeting in Hanoi, reviewing its activities during the first half of 2013, has heard the healthcare sector requires more social investment to overcome current capital shortages.

HCM City sets 9.5 pct GDP growth for 2013

HCM City sets 9.5 pct GDP growth for 2013

(VOV) - The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council approved a resolution on socio-economic development for 2013, aiming to record a GDP growth rate over 9.5 percent.

SMEs need more assistance

SMEs need more assistance

(VOV) - Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are in need of further assistance from the Government’s macroeconomic policies.

Improving ODA efficiency

Improving ODA efficiency

(VOV) - The disbursement of official development assistance (ODA) has increased significantly in the past ten months, providing fresh impetus for national economic development.