With a vision to lead the way in green transport, Thua Thien - Hue is embarking on an ambitious journey. The province is implementing several initiatives to promote sustainable mobility, including offering preferential loans for individuals purchasing electric vehicles, introducing electric trucks for waste collection, and installing solar panels at electric vehicle charging stations. These efforts reflect a commitment to environmental stewardship and a desire to create a cleaner, more sustainable future for its community.
Ten years ago, natural rubber imports stood at a mere 10-15% of export values, but today, imports have soared to match half of the country's exports. However, this is not a cause for concern...
In the first four months of 2024, compared to the same period in 2023, rice exports increased by 9.5% in volume and a significant 33.6% in value. Fruit and vegetable exports also saw a substantial surge, with a 38.1% increase in value. Notably, exports to key and potential markets showed encouraging growth.
The World Biosphere Reserve of Cu Lao Cham - Hoi An is a testament to the harmonious interplay between nature and humanity. This UNESCO-recognized site, under the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme, showcases a unique and exemplary balance between the two.
Low inflation is not just the second "peak" in the "quadruple" targets (high growth, low inflation, positive balance of payments, and low unemployment), but it also directly affects the majority of market participants, their standard of living, and their confidence in the national currency.
Geopolitical risks, supply issues, and the Fed's interest rate policies will be the driving forces that push crude oil prices to the $85 per barrel mark. Precious metals such as silver and platinum, along with industrial metals like copper, will take on a safe-haven role, providing a hedge against inflation and economic uncertainty.
Although the service sector contributes the largest share to the GDP among the three industry groups, service exports account for a disproportionately small percentage. This discrepancy warrants further examination and calls for innovative solutions to address the imbalance.
The introduction of dedicated passages and routes, operating officially as international gateways, will further facilitate the growth of tourism and trade. These strategic developments are designed to enhance connectivity and streamline movement, offering a boost to economic activities and cultural exchange.
The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs is currently drafting a decree on the regional minimum wage increase. If this proposal is implemented, the regional minimum wage hike and public sector salary reform will come into effect simultaneously from July 1, 2024.
The Prime Minister has instructed Ninh Binh to promptly develop Hoa Lu into a heritage city, emphasizing the importance of preserving the area's rich historical and cultural value. This directive underscores the government's commitment to promoting sustainable tourism and conserving Vietnam's priceless ancient capital for future generations to appreciate.