Category: Business

Deputy PM meets with US Trade Representative

Washington D.C.: Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai had an online meeting with US Trade Representative Katherine Tai in Boston on April 2 (local time), as part of his US trip for the Vietnam Executive Leadership Programme (VELP).

Khai highlighted Vie…

Total retail sales of goods, services up 8.2% in Q1

Hanoi: The total revenue from the retail sales of goods and consumer service in March was estimated at 509.3 trillion VND (20.3 billion USD), up 0.5% month-on-month and 9.2% year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

In the month…

Number of new businesses hits decade-high in Q1

Hanoi: The General Statistics Office (GSO) reported a decade-high number of new businesses established nationwide in the first quarter, reaching 36,224.

Taking into account enterprises resuming operation, the number reached 59,848.

Also in Q1, nearl…