Vietnam’s monthly per capita income in 2020 dropped two percent to VND4.23 million ($183.19) from 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according data from the General Statistics Office.
Vietnam’s total export turnover was estimated at $143.36 billion, representing a year-on-year growth of 29.67 percent, according to the Vietnam Customs.
E-commerce platform for branded goods Leflair is expected to resume operations under a new owner in Q3.
Trade in goods between Vietnam and the European Union (EU) has seen positive growth since the beginning of 2021, despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- The US will not take any trade action against Vietnam 1
- Vietnam’s Southern region under broad order of on-site sleepovers 2
- Pfizer to provide Vietnam 20 mln vaccine doses, consider tech transfer 3
- Ho Chi Minh City’s largest employer to suspended production from July 14 on pandemic 4
- Vietnam to buy electricity from ASEAN's largest wind farm in Laos 5
- Vietnam Airlines to reopen some int’l routes from mid-July 6
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has decided to levy anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties on a variety of cane sugar goods imported from Thailand.
Malaysia’s Hibiscus Petroleum Berhad has acquired the assets of Spanish oil exploration and drilling firm Repsol Exploración, S.A. in Vietnam.
The government launched a $1.1-billion public fund in an effort to purchase 120 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines by the end of the year and the program received support from the community.
The latest Covid-19 outbreak is inflicting a daily loss of VND2 trillion (over $86 mln) in industrial production and causing 140,000 employees to miss work in Covid-19 hotspot Bac Giang.
Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has decided to impose 15-day social distancing in the entire city, starting from May 31.
Three wind power firms in Vietnam has received $116 million loan from the Asian Development Bank.
The Ministry of Transport has just announced temporary suspension of international flights to the Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City from May 27 to June 4 (local time).
Vietnam plans to outlay VND2.87 quadrillion ($124.5 billion) on public investment in the 2021-2025 period, up VND120 trillion compared to the previous estimate.
Vietnam will trim the list of public projects to around 5,000 after cutting at least 1,500 deemed unnecessary and ineffective.
The southern province of Binh Duong surpassed Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to top Vietnam's per capita monthly income in 2020, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has said.
The volume of rice exported last month is estimated at 700,000 tonnes with a value of $362 million.
State Capital Investment Corporation has announced its plan of divesting 85 state-owned enterprises, including Sabeco, FPT, Binh Minh Plastics.