Singapore’s Energy Market Authority (EMA) on October 24 announced that it has given tentative approval for plans to import 1.2 gigawatts (GW) of primarily wind-generated electricity from Vietnam.
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Basic indicators of Vietnam’s economy in the first nine months of 2023: GDP increased by 4.24%, average CPI was 3.16%, foreign investment rose 7.7%, and the trade surplus was estimated at 21.68 billion USD.
Accordingly, recently, with the efforts of the Vietnamese Government and relevant parties, by the end of December 2022, Việt Nam had joined 25 Conventions of the International Labour Organization (ILO), including nine out of 10 Fundamental Conventions, three out of four Administrative Conventions and 13 Technical Conventions.
For 2023, Quang Ninh province is focused on improving investment attraction efficiency and people’s life quality. In particular, the goal of attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) capital into industrial zones (IZs) is set to reach at least $1 billion, with priorities in luring financiers from countries and territories such as Japan, South Korea, China, and the EU, among others, to ensure the socioeconomic development consistent with the province’s potential.
In the first half of October, the nation earned US$14.2 billion from exporting, raising the total export value from the beginning of the year to October 15 to US$272.74 billion, a decrease of over US$24 billion in comparison with the same period last year.
The chief economist of the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV), Can Van Luc, has predicted the banking system may earn lower profits in 2023 than in previous years due to falling interest rates, the Vietnam News Agency reported.