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Foreign arrivals may fall 50-60 percent amid nCoV epidemic: GSOicon
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Foreign arrivals may fall 50-60 percent amid nCoV epidemic: GSO

Under the impact of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak, foreign tourist arrivals in Vietnam may fall by 50 – 60 percent during the epidemic period, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

 
Vietnam’s 2019 trade surplus hits four-year recordicon

Vietnam’s 2019 trade surplus hits four-year record

BUSINESS
30/12/2019

The country’s trade surplus reached a record high of US$9.9 billion in 2019, the General Statistics Office’s monthly report has revealed.

Vietnam 2017 GDP expands US$56 billion after revisionicon

Vietnam 2017 GDP expands US$56 billion after revision

BUSINESS
14/12/2019

After revision, Vietnam’s GDP grew an average of 25.4% annually in the 2010 – 2017 period, in which 2011 recorded the highest growth rate of 27.3%.

Average registered capital rises in first 11 monthsicon

Average registered capital rises in first 11 months

BUSINESS
03/12/2019

More than 126,700 new enterprises were formed in the first 11 months of this year with total capital of VND1.574 quadrillion (US$65.6 billion), reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vietnam's inflation controllable despite soaring pork pricesicon

Vietnam's inflation controllable despite soaring pork prices

BUSINESS
21/11/2019

This years inflation is controllable at 3.3-3.9 per cent, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said while chairing a meeting early this week regarding the recent surge in pork prices, an essential foodstuff.

Personal income tax rates out of date, need amendingicon

Personal income tax rates out of date, need amending

BUSINESS
17/09/2019

The Ministry of Finance (MOF) says that personal income tax (PIT) rates have become out of date after six years of application and need amendment.

Vietnam’s GDP per capita is $3,000 per annumicon

Vietnam’s GDP per capita is $3,000 per annum

BUSINESS
09/09/2019

Vietnamese income has improved significantly, but it has not reached the $3,000per capita threshold as calculated by General Statistics Office, economists say.

Productivity of private sector ranks lowest: reporticon

Productivity of private sector ranks lowest: report

BUSINESS
05/09/2019

The state-owned economic sector ranks first in terms of productivity, followed by foreign invested companies. The productivity of the private sector is the lowest.

VN labor productivity witnesses high growth pace in the regionicon

VN labor productivity witnesses high growth pace in the region

SOCIETY
07/08/2019

Labor productivity is a decisive factor for competitiveness of every economy and enterprise especially a developing country like Viet Nam.

Vietnam remains sanguine about prospects for trade in second halficon

Vietnam remains sanguine about prospects for trade in second half

BUSINESS
08/07/2019

Domestic businesses should stay alert and be proactive in finding new advantages while improving their competitiveness in order to seize opportunities to boost exports in the remaining months of the year amid the escalating US-China trade tensions.

Vietnam’s growth to remain under pressure in 2019icon

Vietnam’s growth to remain under pressure in 2019

BUSINESS
04/07/2019

Fitch Solutions maintains its forecast that Vietnam’s real GDP growth will come in at 6.5% in 2019, a fall from 7.1% in 2018, partly due to unfavourable base effects potentially occurring in the remainder of 2019 and slowing global demand.

Close to 8.5 million foreigners visit Vietnam in first halficon

Close to 8.5 million foreigners visit Vietnam in first half

VIDEO
29/06/2019

Close to 8.5 million foreigners visited Vietnam in the first half of this year, a rise of 7.5 percent year on year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO) on June 28.

Inflation pressure exists, but overall risks not too high: economistsicon

Inflation pressure exists, but overall risks not too high: economists

BUSINESS
14/05/2019

The price hike of many essential goods recently has put pressure on inflation, but economists believe the inflation rate will be at below 4 percent as targeted.

Vietnamese productivity equal to 80% of Korea in some fields, but salaries far lessicon

Vietnamese productivity equal to 80% of Korea in some fields, but salaries far less

Vietnam's marine sovereignty
27/04/2018

GSO (General Statistics Office) has released a report showing that labor productivity is VND93.2 million per worker, or $4,159, in accordance with 2017 prices.