Number of operating businesses highest since 2011

08:48 | 05/02/2015

VGP – As of December 31, 2014, more than 400,000 enterprises were operating, the highest figure recorded since 2011, according to the General Statistics Office.

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Of the figure, 3,100 belonged to the State sector, 11,300 from the foreign-invested sector and 387,000 from the non-State sector.

A total number of 11.8 million people were working at these enterprises with 1.4 million in the State sector, 3.4 million in the foreign-invested sector and more than 7 million in the non-State sector.

The non-State sector held the largest capital sum with VND117 trillion, followed by the foreign-invested sector and the State sector with VND54.1 trillion and VND48.7 trillion, respectively.

In 2014, the three sectors obtained VND71 trillion, VND38 trillion, and VND34 trillion in revenues, respectively.

By Thuy Dung