Monthly Archives: December 2014

Cooperation with ASEAN reviewed

15:38 | 31/12/2014

VGP - The Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a meeting on December 30 to review the country's cooperation with ASEAN in 2014 and set out its tasks for 2015.

In 2014,

Da Nang welcomes five million visitors in 2014

16:36 | 30/12/2014

VGP ? Da Nang International Airport on December 30 received the five millionth guest in 2014.

Photo: VGP/Luu Huong

The meaningful event marked the airport's great efforts in its development process.

Da Nang International Airport, the third largest in Viet

Garment exports set new record

15:47 | 30/12/2014

VGP – Viet Nam can gain US$24.5 billion from exporting garment, the highest figure in the recent three years and bringing the trade surplus of the sector to US$12 billion this year.

Retail sales up 10.6% in 2014

10:42 | 30/12/2014

VGP - The country's total retail sales and service revenues are estimated to reach VND2.945 trillion in 2014, up 10.6% compared to the previous year.

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Of which, the non-State sector

Number of re-operated enterprises up 7.1%

10:40 | 30/12/2014

VGP – Viet Nam recorded a total number of 74,842 newly-established enterprises in 2014 with a total registered capital of VND432,200 billion, up 8.4% in term of capital against the previous year.

VN’s exports to RoK up 7.1% in 11 months

10:37 | 30/12/2014

VGP – Viet Nam earned US$6.53 billion from exporting to the Republic of Korea (RoK) over the past 11 months of 2014, witnessing a year-on-year increase of 7.1%.

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The export value of

Mekong Delta Region lures US$ 7.21 bln in FDI

17:16 | 29/12/2014

VGP – In 2014, the Mekong Delta region attracted US$ 7.21 in FDI, accounting for 35.9% of the country’s total amount, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).

This year, the region granted new investment licenses to 644 projects and permitted 283 others to expand their capital by

Red River Delta absorbs over US$ 25 bln in FDI from RoK & Japan

13:30 | 29/12/2014

VGP ? The Republic of Korea (RoK) was the leading foreign investor in the Red River Delta with US$ 12.9 billion of registered capital, followed by Japan with US$ 12.7 billion, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).

Key economic indicators announced

08:42 | 29/12/2014

VGP – The gross domestic product (GDP) in 2014 was estimated at 5.98% over the previous year, posting a year-on-year positive surge of 0.56%, said Director General of the Viet Nam General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam.

Lam announced the figures at

VN welcomes nearly 8 million int’l guests in 2014

07:53 | 29/12/2014

VGP – The number of international visitors to Viet Nam was estimated at over 7.8 million, representing a year-on-year surge of 4%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

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The GSO also