Number of newly-established enterprises up 3.8%

10:50 | 03/04/2015

VGP – As many as 5,094 enterprises re-operated in the first quarter of 2015, according to the General Statistics Office.

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A total number of 19,049 enterprises were established from January-March with a total registered capital of VND112,200 billion, up 3.8% in terms of the number and up 13.5% in term of the registered capital against the same period last year.

In addition, 4,741 businesses had an additional capital of VND172,900 billion, increasing the average capital per enterprise to VND5.8 billion, up 3.6%.

The number of dissolved businesses reached 2,565 ones in the reviewed months, down 0.6% while the number of enterprises forced to stop operating was 16,175, up 14.2%.

As many as 265,000 jobs were created in the first quarter of 2015, a year-on-year increase of 3.6%.

By Thuy Dung