Over 8,000 firms newly established in February

Sunday, 2021-02-28 15:06:17
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The number of newly established enterprises in February was 8,038.
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NDO - The number of newly established enterprises in February was 8,038, down 12.3% year on year, with a total registered capital of VND179.737 trillion (nearly US$7.8 billion), up 85.6%.

Such enterprises are expected to hire about nearly 57,000 workers, down 22.1% compared with the same period in 2020.

The first two months of 2021 saw the new establishment of over 18,000 firms, down 4% year on year, with a total number of registered workers of 173,000. The number of enterprises resuming operations was 11,033 (down 7.6%).

Additional registered capital in the economy was estimated to have reached over VND720.4 trillion (over US$31.2 billion) in the first two months of this year, up 12.4%.

The average capital of new companies was VND18.5 billion (over US$801,621), up 46.4%.