The Hanoitimes - Vietnam recorded a budget surplus of VND66 trillion (US$2.84 billion) in the first quarter, indicating a sharp improvement from a budget surplus of VND18.48 trillion (US$797.02 million) in the same period of 2018. Vietnam’s public debt ratio falls for second straight year Vietnam lowers bad debt ratio to 6.3% amid record GDP growth Vietnam aims to lower bad debt ratio below 2% in 2019 Vietnam’s public debt projected to reach 61.1% of GDP in 2018 The Vietnamese government paid VND99.12 trillion (US$4.27 billion) on debt service in the first quarter of 2019, equivalent to VND1.1 trillion (US$47.44 million) per day, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF). Overview of the meeting. Source: MoF. Upon breaking down, the government spent VND84.08 trillion (US$3.62 billion) on paying domestic debts and VND15.04 trillion (US$648.66 million) on foreign debts, said Ngo Chi Tung, MoF’s deputy chief of the Office, at a … [Read more...] about Vietnam spends over US$47 million per day paying debt
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The Hanoitimes - The sanctions leave direct impact on North Korean economy shown through a sharp decline in exports last year. What are visions for the denuclearization after second no-deal summit? The failure of the second Trump-Kim summit in Hanoi suggests sanctions remain a big issue between the US and North Korea, foreign media quoted international experts as saying. The UN Security Council votes to adopt a resolution imposing sanctions against North Korea. Photo: Getty Images North Korean nuclear negotiator Kim Yong Chol told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in May 2018 that Pyongyang’s shift away from weapons was “not a result of sanctions that have been imposed from outside.” But in July 2018, Seoul-based Bank of Korea estimated the North Korean economy had seen its biggest decline in two decades, with the country’s real annual gross domestic product (GDP) falling by 3.5% in 2017 while exports declined 37.2% in 2017 alone. … [Read more...] about How much do US-led sanctions hurt North Korea economy?
HCMC collects VND1 trillion for State budget per dayBy Le Anh A container vessel is seen at SPCT Port in HCMC’s Nha Be District - PHOTO: ANH QUAN HCMC – The HCMC government had collected over VND269 trillion (US11.5 billion) for the State budget in the year to September, or an average of VND1 trillion (US$43,000) per day, said the municipal Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan. Nhan said in his opening remarks at the 18th session of the Executive Board of the HCMC Party Committee today, October 15, that the city had maintained a high economic growth rate of 7.8% in the past nine months of the year. Despite strong economic growth, he proposed the city government find ways to mobilize all of its resources until the end of this year to achieve the full-year growth target of 8.3%. The city's Party secretary commented that the city is facing difficulties related to investment capital and land for build-transfer projects this year. The local government will issue a resolution … [Read more...] about HCMC collects VND1 trillion for State budget per day
Viet Nam News By Hoàng Hồ After an incredible fight, actress Mai Phương, who has been receiving special treatment for aggressive lung cancer, has been discharged from Military Hospital 175 into the loving arms of friends, family, fans and colleagues. Although the battle against cancer is not over, with Phương facing many more hospital visits and follow-up appointments, her journey has been remarkable and inspirational. Since the first days of her treatment, the hospital has welcomed visits from many celebrities to help and encourage Phương. With continuous updates on the media and thousands of messages from fans on Facebook around Việt Nam, everything seemed to be going well, until actor Gia Bảo – a close friend of Phương’s, spoke up and caused some ripples. “If you don’t have a close relationship with the patient, you can just help by offering messages of … [Read more...] about How much does sympathy really cost?
More trains will be provided for passengers during the peak days of next year’s Tết holiday.—VNA/VNS PhotoViet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The Việt Nam Railway Corporation has said there will be extra 15 pairs of trains running north to south and back before and during Tết (Lunar New Year) holiday (from 23 January to 22 February 2019). At present, there are five pairs of trains regularly running on the North-South route, and five others for inter-provincial routes – Hà Nội-Vinh; HCM City-Quy Nhơn; HCM City-Nha Trang; HCM City-Phan Thiết. Among the trains added for the Tết period, seven pairs of trains will serve the North-South route and eight others will be for inter-provincial routes including Đà Nẵng-HCM City, Quảng Ngãi-HCM City, Thanh Hóa-HCM City, Vinh-HCM City, Đồng Hới-HCM City. On peak days during the Tết holiday, 25 pairs of … [Read more...] about 14,000 railway tickets provided per day during Tết