Vietnam set to have 28 airports by 2030
16:56 15/01/2022

The country is projected to have 28 airports nationwide, including 14 international ones, by the year 2030, according a draft master plan on developing local airports for the 2021 to 2030 period, with a vision towards 2050.

Vietnam’s recovery to markedly accelerate in 2022
22:08 14/01/2022

PSNews - The World Bank and Standard Chartered Bank forecast Vietnam’s recovery will accelerate markedly in 2022, with GDP growing by 5.5 percent to 6.7 percent. According to international economists, this forecast is considered a possible mission. However, the growth also depends on the evolution of the pandemic.

Cashew nut exports to EU likely to inch up 15% this year
20:53 13/01/2022

Vietnamese businesses are expected to export 155,000 tonnes of cashew nuts worth US$900 million to the European Union in 2022, representing a rise of 15% in volume and 10% in value compared to 2021, according to forecasts set out by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Economic recovery in 2022 focuses on restoring aggregate demand
12:59 12/01/2022

An array of programmes and overall solutions have been adopted by the Government aimed at accelerating the country’s economic recovery process amid the COVID-19 pandemic, with one of the important issues being how to restore aggregate demand.

Labour market recovery needs urgent and long-term solutions
12:29 10/01/2022

At the end of the third quarter of 2021, Vietnam had 28.2 million people aged 15 years and older whose employment was negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, while the rate of underemployed people among working age people in the first quarter saw the highest increase for 10 years.

Vietnamese tea enjoys surge in Taiwanese market
14:29 07/01/2022

Vietnam remained the major tea supplier for the Taiwanese market as it exported 16,970 tonnes of tea worth US$26.7 million during the initial 11 months of last year, up 8.7% in volume and 7.8% in value year on year according to data released by Taiwan (China)’s Customs Administration.

State budget estimates for 2022 annouced
17:38 06/01/2022

The Finance Ministry recently annouced State budget estimates for 2022, which provides the public with essential information on macro-economic indices in the year.

UKVFTA creates thrust for Vietnamese products in UK market
15:04 05/01/2022

PSNews - After the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) officially took effect (from May 1, 2021), Vietnam's export turnover to the UK in 2021 has positively increased in spite of the disruption of the global supply chain caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rice output up 1.1 million tonnes in 2021
19:18 04/01/2022

Vietnam’s rice output topped 43.86 million tonnes in 2021, up 1.1 million tonnes year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.