Shrimp exports set target of US$ 4.4 billion in 2021

Shrimp exports set target of US$ 4.4 billion in 2021

NDO – Despite the complicated developments of the Covid-19 epidemic, shrimp was still a commodity that brought high economic value in 2020, with export turnover of US$3.7 billion, an increase of 11% over the same period in 2019. It is expected that in 2021, shrimp exports can increase by 15% compared to 2020, the export turnover would reach over US$ 4.4 billion. (Feb 10, 2021 16:59:10)


Vietnam’s industrial production index up 22.2% in January

  Feb 01, 2021 17:15:17
NDO - Vietnam’s index of industrial production rose by 22.2% in January as against the same month in 2020, demonstrating the sector’s strong growth, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Vietnam likely to be top-performing Asian economy in 2020: CNBC

  Jan 29, 2021 18:06:16
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is likely the top-performing Asian economy in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an article posted on the US-based CNBC website. 

Vietnam attracts over US$2billion in FDI in January

  Jan 29, 2021 17:01:33
NDO – Vietnam attracted more than US$2billion in FDI in January, 37.8 percent higher than in the same period in 2020, as announced by the Ministry of Planning and Investment, on January 28. 

Vietnam records US$1.3 billion trade surplus in January

  Jan 29, 2021 15:35:23
NDO - Vietnam exported US$27.7 billion worth of goods in January while importing US$26.4 billion, registering a trade surplus of US$1.3 billion, according preliminary data released by the General Statistics Office. 

Consumer price index rises 0.06% in January

  Jan 29, 2021 12:37:47
NDO/VNA – The consumer price index (CPI) inched up 0.06% in January against December last year, and down 0.97% year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO). 

Central banker outlines key tasks for next five years in Congress speech

  Jan 28, 2021 16:02:54
NDO - Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Thi Hong has set out the major tasks to be carried out by the central bank over the next five years in her speech as delivered to the 13th National Party Congress on January 27. 

Ho Chi Minh City boosts knowledge-based economy

  Jan 28, 2021 09:52:04
NDO – Ho Chi Minh City has determined the importance of developing a knowledge-based economy in its development orientation and strategy, according to the city’s chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong. 

Opportunities for sustainable development of the livestock industry

  Jan 26, 2021 18:23:17
NDO – Despite the many difficulties caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, diseases in livestock, extreme changes of weather and climate, the country’s domestic livestock production achieved remarkable results in 2020. 

Experts outline Vietnam’s growth prospects for next five years

  Jan 20, 2021 16:32:20
NDO - Economic experts, representatives of international organisations, trade associations and businesses gathered at a workshop held January 20 to discuss the outlook for the Vietnamese economy in the 2021-2025 period. 

Deepening skills development needed for Vietnam in transition to Industry 4.0: ADB report

  Jan 20, 2021 09:29:56
NDO – Developing dedicated technical and vocational education and training programmes is essential for Vietnam to enable its transition to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), increasing worker productivity and the country’s competitiveness, a new study of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) suggested. 

PM asks experts to study new driving force for development

  Jan 19, 2021 21:52:51
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked experts to study to seek a new driving force for development during a working session with the National Advisory Council on Financial and Monetary Policies and the economic advisory group on January 19. 

Gemalink port receives first commercial vessel

  Jan 19, 2021 21:01:14
NDO/VNA – The first phase of the Gemalink international port was put into operation with the welcoming of first commercial vessel on January 19. 

Vietnam's 2021 economic growth based on innovation, digital conversion: economists

  Jan 19, 2021 17:56:22
NDO – The promotion of economic growth post-COVID-19 should be based on innovation, innovation and digital transformation, economists have suggested. 

Vietnam – one of fastest growing economies: WB

  Jan 19, 2021 17:50:37
NDO/VNA – Vietnam's growth accelerated to 4.5% in the last quarter of 2020, resulting in an annual growth rate of 2.9% - making it one of the fastest growing economies in the world, according to the World Bank (WB).