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Electronics sector drags October exports down

A sharp drop in electronics exports dragged Vietnam’s overall export turnover in October down 4.1 percent over the previous month to $22.4 billion.

Top managers in Vietnam earn $478 a month: government report

Top managers across sectors get an average monthly salary of VND11.1 million ($480), the highest of all labor groups, a government report said.

Vietnam trade surplus narrows sharply in September

A strong rise in imports could narrow Vietnam’s September trade surplus to $500 million from a surplus of $3.44 billion in August.
September 29, 2019 | 11:49 am GMT+7

Trade surplus skyrockets in August

Vietnam recorded a trade surplus of $1.7 billion in August, nearly equaling that of the first 7 months of this year.
August 30, 2019 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

GDP revised up 25.4 percent

Vietnam’s economy was enlarged by 25.4 percent for the 2010–17 period, after the General Statistics Office revised its GDP measurement method.​
August 29, 2019 | 04:59 pm GMT+7

Vietnam to revise GDP methodology to match international norms

Vietnam is reassessing its GDP methodology to meet international norms and better reflect its economic size and structure.
August 18, 2019 | 11:00 am GMT+7

Labor productivity lowest in domestic private sector

The domestic private sector has the lowest productivity in Vietnam, where the public sector tops the list.
August 15, 2019 | 02:53 pm GMT+7

Saigon more expensive to live in than Hanoi, new data says

New data confirms Saigon and Hanoi are the two most expensive cities in Vietnam, the former dearer than the latter.
April 04, 2019 | 06:29 pm GMT+7

Vietnam Q1 GDP growth slows

Vietnam’s GDP grew 6.79 percent in the first quarter of this year, slower than 7.38 percent in same period last year. 
March 29, 2019 | 05:18 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s exports slow down

Vietnam’s exports fell by 1.3 percent year-on-year in January to $20 billion as phone shipments fell sharply.
January 31, 2019 | 09:28 am GMT+7

Vietnam's 2018 coffee exports at 1.88 mln tonnes, up 20.1 pct y/y

Vietnam’s coffee export volumes for 2018 are expected to increase 20.1 percent from last year, while rice exports are estimated to rise 4.6 percent.
December 27, 2018 | 05:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam 9-month GDP growth highest in 8 years

Vietnam’s GDP grew by 6.98 percent between January and September, the highest nine-month growth rate since 2011.
September 28, 2018 | 03:11 pm GMT+7

Fuel price hike propels Vietnam’s May inflation to record high

Inflation could rise even further and cannot be taken lightly, PM cautions.
May 30, 2018 | 04:47 pm GMT+7

Chinese tourists to Vietnam skyrocket 42.9 percent in Q1

Vietnam has witnessed an across-the-board increase of tourists from around the world at the start of the year.
March 30, 2018 | 04:29 pm GMT+7

Vietnam posts $1.5bln of trade surplus in Jan-June: GSO

Vietnam is estimated to post a trade surplus of around $1.5 billion in the first half of 2016, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO) on Tuesday.
June 29, 2016 | 10:42 am GMT+7
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