Vietnam to prioritize 2022 expenditure budget for raising basic salaries
The basic salary is set to go up from VND1.49 million ($65.46) per month to VND1.6 million ($70.17) from July 2022.
14:30, 2021/30/07Over $827 million allocated to Covid-19 fight in 8 months
State budget revenue has been on the rise despite the pandemic situation and helps provide sufficient funds to support the ongoing fight against the pandemic.
20:43, 2021/43/27NA approves 6.5-7% GDP growth target for next five years
Manufacturing and processing continue to be key driving forces for the growth, making up 25% of the GDP.
12:19, 2021/19/25180 SOEs privatized in 2016-2020 period
A legal framework for restructuring state-owned enterprises (SOEs) in the 2021-25 period is expected to speed up the process.
06:01, 2021/01/02Economic recovery drives up state budget collection
High budget revenue in the five-month period was thanks to economic recovery trend that has stated since late 2020.
20:16, 2021/16/09State budget collection reaches US$17.52 billion in Q1
Vietnam recorded a trade surplus of US$2.67 billion during the period.
17:45, 2021/45/02Vietnam adds US$54 million to Covid-19 vaccine purchase
The funding for Covid-19 vaccines comes from the state budget and other sources.
15:17, 2020/17/28Vietnam records US$5.42 billion fiscal deficit in 2020
As of December 15, the budget revenue collection reached VND1,307.4 trillion (US$56.67 billion), equivalent to 86.5% of the year's estimate.
15:11, 2020/11/15Vietnam finance ministry releases state budget estimate for 2021
The release of these figures is a key step in promoting transparency and publicity of Vietnam’s state budget.
12:19, 2020/19/09Nearly $1 billion spent for Covid-19 control and disaster response
An addition of VND4.54 trillion (US$196.5 million) was mobilized to help mitigate impacts from natural disasters, flooding and African swine fever.