Consumer confidence index declines: survey

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 23 hour(s) ago 2 related news

Reversing the earlier trend, the Vietnam Consumer Confidence Index declined to 104, a decrease of 8 percentage points from the first quarter and the biggest quarterly decrease in Asia Pacific, according to the latest survey released on July 27 by global information and measurement company Nielsen.

Keywords: 

Cambodia: Trial against Khmer Rouge ex-leaders continued

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 3 day(s) ago 1 related news

Cambodia: Trial against Khmer Rouge ex-leaders continued

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) on July 27 opened hearings to hear the testimony of witnesses within the framework of appeals for two former leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime, Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, on July 27.

Keywords: 

The smartphone shields are down

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 day(s) ago

The smartphone shields are down

Quarter after quarter, Xiaomi could do no wrong. Less than five years after its founding, the Beijing-based company became the No. 4 smartphone maker on earth, its well-built and relatively cheap devices trailing only Samsung Electronics, Apple, and Lenovo in global shipments. In 2014 the company shipped 57.7 million phones around the world, a more than 200 percent increase from the previous year. Xiaomi estimated its 2015 numbers would reach 80 million to 100 million phones. Then sales hit a...

Keywords: 

Power line in Central Highlands set to finish in Q1 next year

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 6 day(s) ago

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has asked the People’s Committees from the Central Highlands provinces of Gia Lai and Kon Tum to monitor and push forward the Xekaman 1 – Pleiku 2 220-kilovolt power line project, which is expected to be operational in the first quarter of 2016.

Keywords: 

Will Vietnamese banks pass the stress test?

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Will Vietnamese banks pass the stress test?

VietNamNet Bridge - The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) has announced unsatisfactory results on a stress test it conducted on 13 Vietnamese banks which hold 68.5 percent of the total assets of the banking system.

Keywords: 

Will Vietnamese banks pass the stress test?

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Will Vietnamese banks pass the stress test?

The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) has announced unsatisfactory results on a stress test it conducted on 13 Vietnamese banks which hold 68.5% of the total assets of the banking system.

Keywords: 

Wage-increase impact up for debate

0 vote(s)Comment

VietStock FI English 1 week(s) ago

Recent data from the International Labour Organisation say that despite implementing a $128 minimum wage in January, the Kingdom’s garment and footwear sector has grown by over 10 per cent in the first quarter this year, although experts suggest a wait-and-see approach to determine its full impact.

Keywords: 

World Bank ups Vietnam GDP forecast

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

World Bank ups Vietnam GDP forecast

Vietnam’s economic growth could reach 6-6.2 percent this year underpinned by further recovery in domestic demand, in turn reflecting robust private consumption and investment growth, according to the World Bank’s latest Taking Stock report.

Keywords: 

Vietnam posts fastest first-half growth in five years: World Bank

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam posts fastest first-half growth in five years: World Bank

Although progress on structural reforms has slowed down, Vietnam’s economic growth has continued to strengthen, with gross domestic product (GDP) expanding at the fastest pace since 2010, the World Bank said Monday.

Keywords: 

Unemployment increases among degree holders

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Unemployment increases among degree holders

Nearly 178,000 persons with bachelor's and masters' degrees could not find jobs in the first quarter this year, the statistics released recently by the Labour and Social Sciences Institute said.

Keywords: 

Indicators augur well for yearly growth

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 1 week(s) ago

Indicators augur well for yearly growth

New high-profile forecasts are painting a rosy economic picture fuelled by local on-going production and a rebound in the level of consumer consumption.

Keywords: 

Vietnam's unemployment inched up in first quarter

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam's unemployment inched up in first quarter

A total of 1.16 million Vietnamese were unemployed in the first three months this year, accounting for 2.43 percent of the country's total labor force, the labor ministry reported on Monday.

Keywords: 

Vietnam’s economic growth estimated to expend for past 5 years

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s economic growth has continued to strengthen with gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to expand 6.28 percent during the first half of 2015, according to the World Bank’s latest Taking Stock report.

Keywords: 

Vietnam a global bright spot in 2015

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam a global bright spot in 2015

VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam's economic growth has continued to firm up in 2015 with gross domestic product (GDP) forecast to expand 6.3 per cent in the first half of this year, according to the World Bank's latest Taking Stock report released yesterday, July 20.

Keywords: 

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 21/7

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s only nickel project loses US$55 million

Keywords: 

Top page