Category: Business

Tra fish export to UAE jumps 67% in Q1

Hanoi: Vietnam’s tra fish export to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reached more than 7 million USD in the first quarter of this year, a rise of 67% against the same period last year, statistics of the General Department of Customs showed.

Tra fish ex…

Vietnam’s economy shows gradual recovery: WB’s report

Hanoi: Vietnam’s economy is showing mixed signs of recovery in early 2024, with growth forecast to reach 5.5% in 2024 and gradually rise to 6.0% by 2025, according to the latest World Bank Taking Stock bi-annual economic update released on April 23.

Capital shortage – headache for construction firms

Hanoi: Domestic construction companies will continue to face difficulties in the second quarter of this year with capital shortage top of their problems, a report has revealed.

Up to 42.2% of surveyed firms said they met more difficulties in Q1; 41.5…

An Giang bosters border economy

An Giang: The Mekong Delta province of An Giang, billed as an economic centre that links Ho Chi Minh city, Can Tho city and Cambodia’s Phnom Penh, has paid due attention to developing border trade and logistics infrastructure so as to tap its border e…

Corporate bond maturity in 2024 remains high: MoF

Hanoi: The volume of corporate bonds maturing in 2024, though lower than that in 2023, is till at a high level, mostly in industries with payment risks such as real estate and renewable energy, according to a report by the Ministry of Finance (MoF).

More efforts needed to maintain export growth to China: Insiders

Hanoi: Exporters should further strengthen trade connections and improve the quality of their goods to sustain export growth to China as this is no longer a “lenient” market, said insiders.

Vietnam’s exports to China continue to be a bright spot in t…