Industrial production of Ninh Binh province reached 14,4 trillion VND in the first quarter of 2019, representing a year-on-year increase of 21.4 percent, according to the Department of Statistics Office.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has forecast Vietnam's economy to grow by 6.8% in 2019 and 6.7% in 2020, according to its latest report released on April 2.
The Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) have jointly released the latest Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) Report which measures improvements of local-level business environment in 2018.
Sea-based economic sectors contribute 10% of Vietnam's gross domestic product (GDP), according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.
After a two-month trade deficit, the economy is expected to witness high export turnover this year thanks to buoyancy in export-oriented manufacturing fuelled by multilateral trade pacts.
The construction of the Van Don-Mong Cai expressway in the northern province of Quang Ninh has been scheduled to begin in early April, the provincial authorities said on March 20.
Deputy Minister of Trade and Commerce Dang Hoang An had a working session on March 19 with Ninh Binh authority to discuss way to tackle African swine fever.
Gia Thuy commune, Nho Quan district, in northern Ninh Binh province, is home to the famous nearly 60-year-old pottery village, which has been preserving traditional cultural values well while helping its local people to earn incomes as well.
The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) have said they are willing to help Vietnam deal with the outbreak of African swine fever (ASF).
The northern province of Ninh Binh earned an estimated of 351 million USD from exports in the first two months of this year, up 64.7 percent year-on-year, according the provincial Statistics Office.
n 2018, despite enormous competition pressure from markets around the world, Vietnam's agricultural export turnover still rose strongly, reaching a record of over US$40 billion.
As of February 20, foreign investors have poured 8.47 billion USD into Vietnam, 2.5 times higher than the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
The Ninh Binh province's index of industrial production (IIP) in January rose significantly by 22.9 per cent against the same month last year, according to the Department Statistics Office.
In 2019, the Ministry of Transport plans to start the construction of 16 traffic projects with a total investment of about VND26 trillion (US$1.1 billion).
The total turnover of Vietnam's import-exports is expected to reach US$500 billion this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnam's shrimp exports are expected to increase to more than 4 billion USD in 2019 thanks to free trade agreements, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).
The Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) has set the industry's export turnover target this year at 40 billion USD, a 10.8 percent year-on-year increase from 2018.
Foreign direct investment (FDI) pledged in Vietnam witnessed a significant yearly increase of 52 per cent to US$1.9 billion in the first month of this year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Viet Nam was ranked 60th most innovative economies in the world by the 2019 Bloomberg Innovation Index.
E-commerce and digital technology are creating great opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to enter the world market and participate in the global value chain as Industrial Revolution 4.0 is changing business and production models in a dramatic way.