Archive for February 12th, 2019

Fresh FDI soars in January

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Fresh foreign direct investment (FDI) approvals nationwide in the year to January 20 had reached $1.9 billion, a sharp rise of 51.9 percent from a year earlier, according to [...]
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Export spike stimulates firms to invest in tra fish

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has seen the tra fish export growing strongly in the past two years, which has encouraged enterprises to boost their investment in the sector. Vo Hung Dung, general [...]
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Labour disruption in Industry 4.0

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

In the Fourth Industrial Revolution, applying technology and automation in manufacturing is a critical solution for businesses to deal with the disruption of labour as well [...]
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Labour exports generate over $3 billion

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Upwards of $3 billion was sent home by Vietnamese workers living abroad during 2018, making a significant contribution to poverty reduction and overall socio-economic [...]
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Growing repidly, Vietnam’s economy still remains behind regional peers

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam was one of the fastest growing economies in the world in 2018 with a decade-high GDP growth of 7.08 percent, however, it still ranked 136th out of 188 countries and [...]
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Economists worry about economic growth as national debt grows

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Heavy reliance on FDI (foreign direct investment) and high national debts are the two biggest concerns for Vietnam’s economy, experts say. Truong Dinh Tuyen, former [...]
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Vietnam gains $3.15 billion from rice export in 2018

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

For the first time in years, Vietnam’s rice price is higher than that of Thailand. Last year, Vietnam’s total rice exports reached 6.15 million tonnes, with [...]
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Vietnam leverages on 2018 progress for future growth

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has ended the year 2018 with impressive social economic progress. This has been an encouraging stepping stone for the government to achieve this year’s targets. [...]
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HCM City collects $712.5 million in land-use change fees

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

HCM City collected fees of more than VND16.49 trillion (over $712.5 million) last year for changing land-use purposes, according to the city Registration Office for Land Use [...]
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Binh Duong eyes GRDP growth of 8.4 8.6pct

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The southern province of Binh Duong has targeted a GRDP (Gross Regional Domestic Product) growth of 8.4 8.6 percent and per capita income of 140 million VND (more than 6,030 [...]
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