September 07, 2023 | 16:08
Hanoi is striving to achieve the growth target of 7.5 per cent in industrial production and 7 per cent growth in Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) this year.
August 17, 2023 | 10:33
The Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) has proposed continuing the implementation of a resolution supporting its members and employees who lost their jobs or had their working time reduced as their enterprises suffered from a reduction in orders.
August 09, 2023 | 15:00
The government will continue offering more favourable monetary and fiscal policies for production and business activities.
December 22, 2022 | 18:00
Hundreds of enterprises have had to cease output over the months, putting hundreds of thousands of workers out of work or reducing working hours. Phan Van Anh, vice president of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour, told VIR’s Nguyen Thu about the reasons and efforts to support labourers heading into Lunar New Year.
July 28, 2022 | 09:00
Vietnam is pushing for digital transformation, yet still lacks some of the necessary human resources to reach its goal of building a digital economy that contributes a good third to its GDP by 2030.
February 08, 2022 | 16:50
As part of vital work carried out by all ministries, leaders and staff at the Ministry of Planning and Investment spend a great deal of time each year participating in charity activities, especially when it comes to helping vulnerable people and those with disabilities.
February 01, 2022 | 18:15
Since Michael Brosowski first came to Vietnam, much changed for himself and the many people that he influenced. After two decades, thousands of Vietnamese children, teenagers, and their families have received life-changing support thanks to Brosowski’s efforts, as well as the people that he encouraged to do the same.
December 01, 2021 | 15:46
The COVID-19 pandemic is causing unprecedented damage to Vietnam’s economy when, for the first time, third-quarter GDP plunged 6.17 per cent, causing profound impacts on development not only for this year but also in successive years.
November 18, 2021 | 19:00
Experts from various institutions have proposed that the government provide additional cash support to disadvantaged provinces and set a minimum budget allocation for social security to achieve 2022 targets.
November 03, 2021 | 09:00
With Vietnam seriously hit by difficulties caused by the health crisis, the country’s 2021-2025 Economic Restructuring Plan is to prioritise further support for struggling enterprises as one of the key remedies for the nation to reach 1.5 million private firms and an annual economic growth rate of 6.5-7 per cent over the next four years.
August 26, 2021 | 08:00
To help achieve its desired economic growth target, the National Assembly Standing Committee is expected to sign off on a new fiscal initiative that will aim to benefit the business community and individuals. However, exactly how this scheme will spur on domestic production remains in question.
November 04, 2020 | 12:29
PetroVietnam has recently donated $14.26 million to the people of the central region who suffered from the recent storms and to poor households nationwide.
October 13, 2020 | 22:50
Continued facing with massive woes, the business community in Vietnam is in dire need of the government’s assistance for investors and enterprises to struggle through the global health crisis and grabbing new business and investment options in the country.
July 10, 2020 | 09:00
With the economy growing at the lowest six-month rate since 2011, the government is quickening practical support for enterprises to soon bring them out of difficulties as part of an effective measure to spur on economic growth for the whole year.
June 15, 2020 | 15:17
Locally-invested BAC A BANK is now strongly extending its financial support for businesses which are hurt by the health crisis. With a view to supporting enterprises in weathering difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the bank is deploying a special programme on providing preferential loans, which will be vital fuel for their operations.