gross domestic product
HCM City agrees to set up tourism department

19:18 10/10/2014

HCM City agrees to set up tourism department The HCM City administration has approved a decision to set up a Tourism Department effective October 16.

Vietnam economy grows 5.54% in Jan-Sept

08:01 03/10/2014

The nation's gross domestic product (GDP) has picked up 5.54% this year from the same period last year, according to a report by the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Bangkok Bank sees opportunities in Vietnam

14:59 02/10/2014

Vietnam's rising numbers of middle-income people and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, a hoped-for magnet for foreign direct investment (FDI) and export driver, will provide opportunities for Bangkok Bank's.

VN economic recovery spawns more jobs

06:58 07/09/2014

Viet Nam's economic recovery has led to a decline in the country's unemployment rate, according to a report released by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) yesterday, Sept 3.

Vietnam weighs US$1-billion int'l bond issue

20:26 31/08/2014

Vietnam is mulling issuing around US$1 billion worth of Government bonds on international capital markets for debt rescheduling, Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Nguyen Van Nen said at a news briefing in Hanoi on...

Future bright for VN air travel sector

15:45 28/08/2014

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is predicting that Viet Nam will become the world's seventh fastest-growing market for international passengers, with a 6.

Vietnam flying high in a competitive industry

13:54 28/08/2014

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has cited the Vietnamese aviation industry as one of the seven fastest-growing markets in the world in terms of passenger and cargo transport.

PM Dung delivers strong pep talk to Cabinet over economy

13:13 28/08/2014

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has given his ministers a far reaching pep talk on improving the economy.

IATA forecasts rapid growth of aviation sector

19:14 27/08/2014

The aviation sector of Vietnam is projected to be the world's seventh fastest growing market during the 2013-2017 period and achieve international passenger and international commodity transport rates of 6.

Minimum wage to be inflation-adjusted

15:30 17/08/2014

The minimum salary by region will be revised based on the country's consumer price index (CPI) from 2018 as planned, Deputy Minister of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs Pham Minh Huan said.


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