Ministry proposes support for fishermen

Ministry proposes support for fishermen

The Office of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development announced that on June 24, leaders of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Labor, Invalids, and Social Affairs to provide support for six months for thousands of fishermen. Due to a sharp increase in petroleum, around 55 percent of fishing boats are staying ashore.
This year's economic growth target of 6 percent-6.5 percent huge challenge

This year's economic growth target of 6 percent-6.5 percent huge challenge

Regarding the main tasks and solutions in the coming time, the Government said that, with the development of the domestic and international situation, the implementation of the goals and tasks of the 2022 plan, especially the economic growth target of between 6 percent - 6.5 percent is a huge challenge.
 Growth of minimum wage, CPI, and per capita GDP in Vietnam in 2008-16 period.

Minimum wage in Vietnam rises, productivity stagnates

While labour productivity in Vietnam remains low compared with neighbouring countries, the drastically disproportionate increase of minimum wage and wages might harm the competitiveness of businesses and the development of the country.