The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) said 21 airports that it is managing and operating are expected to serve a total of 127 million passengers in 2020, a year-on-year rise of 10 percent.
A total of 138,100 businesses with a combined registered capital of 1.73 quadrillion VND (over 74.7 billion USD) were set up in 2019, up 5.2 percent and 17.1 percent, respectively, from the previous year.
The Securities Journalists Club has selected the top 10 events on the Vietnamese stock market in 2019 as followed.
The southern province of Binh Duong has emerged as a spotlight nationwide in economic and industrial development in 2019.
Work on the 97.3 million USD Terminal 2 at Phu Bai International Airport in Huong Thuy town, the central province of Thua Thien – Hue, was kicked off on December 29.
Truong Hai Auto Corporation (Thaco) held a ceremony in the central coastal province of Quang Nam on December 28 to hand over 15 Vietnamese branded buses for export to the Philippines.
PSNews – PetroVietnam (the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group) on July 12 launched the photo exhibition named “60 years of petroleum industry implementing Uncle Ho's will” in Hanoi.
Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) increased 7.02 percent in 2019, marking the second straight year the economic growth rate topping 7 percent since 2011, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has paid some VND 59.6 trillion in taxes, equivalent to 68.1% of the year’s plan.
Although the average crude oil price in August plummeted, the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) over-fulfill its objectives of business and production for the first eight months of 2019.
In the first 5 months of 2019, the total revenue of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) was estimated at VND 277.8 trillion, and the group paid VND 41 trillion in taxes.
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) on July 4 provided information about the 3 major thermal power projects which are slow in progress.
PSNews – PetroVietnam on July 18 in collaboration with the Petrochemical Joint Stock Company (PVTex) and the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) signed a contract in principle with the Dinh Vu fiber processing factory on consuming synthetic fiber products.
Vietnamese enterprises have shipped over 68 tonnes of frozen pork to Hong Kong as of the end of November, according to figures released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
The Asian Development Bank has revised up its forecast of Vietnam’s GDP growth for 2019 and 20202 from 6.8 percent to 6.9 percent and 6.7 percent to 6.8 percent, respectively, in contrary with projections for Asia.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has required Deputy Prime Ministers and Ministers to continue accompanying businesses and remove difficulties to help them achieve breakthrough development in 2020 and the following years.
The PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) organized a meeting on December 19 to review its operation in 2019 and roll out its working plans for 2020.
Vietnamese businesses should prepare to deal with potential trade barriers that could arise early next year when the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) takes effect, experts have said.
With the Vietnamese coffee industry currently exporting to 80 countries globally, the sector has already stated its ambitions to reach an export turnover of US$6 billion during 2020.
The private sector in Vietnam should receive support to become a pillar of the national economy, said Nguyen Thi Nga, Chairwoman of BRG Group.