Three major challenges of economy
17:58 | 29/09/2014

VGP – The Vietnamese economy is facing three major challenges, namely low credit growth, slow pace of non-performing loan settlement, and sluggish business and production, according to former Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Cao Viet Sinh.

Economic growth turns positive 18:20 | 10/10/2012

VGP – The socio-economic performance has recorded positive movements, signalled by bright signs like declining lending interest rate, stable exchange rate, higher foreign currency reserve and lower inventory level.

New wave of FDI returning 14:48 | 02/10/2012

VGP – Recent visits to Viet Nam by foreign business delegations have signaled the warming of the FDI inflow amid domestic economic hardship.

Regional vocational training conference to open in Oct. 10:21 | 02/10/2012
VGP – The Regional Vocational Training Conference titled “Breakthrough in vocational training” will be held in Ha Noi from October 10-11.
Bank deposits rebound in July 17:07 | 01/10/2012
VGP – As of late July, the amount of bank deposits from economic organizations bounced back up to 1.27% against late 2011.
Wrongdoings to be punished for a stronger banking system 12:32 | 28/09/2012
VGP – During its September regular meeting on September 27, the Government emphasized its determination to streamline the banking system, especially through streamlining weak banks and strictly punishing all violations, said a senior official.
Second overseas Vietnamese conference opens 11:57 | 28/09/2012
VGP - The second conference for overseas Vietnamese kicked off on September 27 in Ho Chi Minh City, with the participation of nearly 1,000 overseas Vietnamese.
Nearly VND3 trillion spent on social welfare in 9 months 19:01 | 27/09/2012
VGP - A total of VND 2,863 billion was spent to ensure social security and reduce poverty in the first 9 months of this year, according to the General Statistics Office.
FDI disbursements total US$ 8.1 bln 17:53 | 26/09/2012

VGP – Disbursements of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) approached US$ 8.1 billion in the first nine months, equivalent to the same period in 2011.   

20 export items join US$1 billion club   16:08 | 26/09/2012

VGP – As of September 15, some 20 export staples made a turnover of over US$1 billion each, marking the joining of 4 more commodities compared with August, according to the Viet Nam Customs.    

VN’s tax-sourced budget collection rate is mean 17:37 | 16/09/2012
VGP - According to a UNDP-funded economic report, Viet Nam’s fee and tax rates against GDP are 1.4-3 times higher than other countries in the region. However, Vietnamese officials as well as experts from the World Bank (WB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) shared the view that the country’s tax-sourced budget collection is of medium level in the world.