Start-up wave mobilizes capital for economy 14:06 | 31/05/2019

VGP – Nearly 54,000 enterprises were founded in the first five months of 2019, representing a year-on-year growth of 3.2%, setting a record high  over the past five years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported. 

VN responds to US Department of Treasury’s Watch List 13:04 | 31/05/2019
VGP – Viet Nam stands ready to work with the United States on financial issues of common concerns on the basis of cooperative spirit, the Vietnamese central bank said in an announcement released on Thursday.
Average CPI in five months lowest over three years 15:48 | 29/05/2019

VGP – The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in May picked up 0.49% against the previous month, increased 1.5% compared to December 2018 and witnessed a year-on-year increase of 2.88%, according to the General Statistics Office. 

Number of re-operated firms in five months up 48.1% 15:42 | 29/05/2019

VGP – As many as 19,600 enterprises re-operated over the recent five months of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 48.1%, according to the General Statistics Office.

Number of foreign arrivals up 8.8% 14:58 | 29/05/2019
VGP – The number of foreign arrivals to Viet Nam in the first five months of 2019 witnessed a year-on-year increase of 8.8%, reaching nearly 7.296 million ones, according to the General Statistics Office.
Trade deficit exceeds US$500 million in five months 10:50 | 29/05/2019

VGP – Viet Nam’s trade deficit in May was estimated at US$1.3 billion that led to the nation’s trade deficit over the recent five months of the year reaching US$548 million, according to the General Statistics Office.

Vietnamese, Chinese defence ministers hold talks​ 13:58 | 28/05/2019

VGP – Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich, Politburo member, Deputy Secretary of the Central Military Commission and Minister of National Defence of Viet Nam, held talks with Chinese State Councillor and Defence Minister, Sen. Lieut. Gen. Wei Fenghe, in Ha Noi on May 27.

FDI hits nearly US$ 17 bln in first five months 15:54 | 27/05/2019

VGP – FDI attraction totaled US$ 16.74 billion in the first five months of this year, representing a year-on-year growth of 69.1%, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MoPI) reported.

U.S. helps launch gas-to-power project in VN 16:19 | 23/05/2019

VGP – A grant agreement for a technical assistance for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal and gas-to-power project for Southern Viet Nam was signed by the Viet Nam Electricity (EVN) and the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) on May 22 in Ha Noi. 

VN prioritizes grassroots-level medical stations 12:03 | 22/05/2019

VGP – The Vietnamese Government has given a priority to boosting the grassroots-level medical stations and providing better healthcare services for people; regarding these as a foundation for universal healthcare coverage and fulfillment of SDGs, said Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien.