But it is showing signs of slowing economic growth and linkages with the region remain weak, he said. image: http://image.vietnamnews.vn/uploadvnnewsPrime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc chairs a conference on the development of the southern key economic zone in Biên Hòa City on Monday. If the region’s transport infrastructure is not developed properly, it would certainly affect its economic growth, he warned. Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ proposed that the council of southern key economic region should regularly meet to discuss and identify priority projects to serve the socio-economic development of the region. The region achieved average annual economic growth of 8.34 per cent in 2016-18, with its per capita income rising to nearly US$5,500 last year, two times the national average.
Source: Viet Nam News May 07, 2019 01:41 UTC