Hai Phong City Ranks 4th Nationwide In Digital Economy Rate Within GRDP
According to an annual report on Vietnam’s 2022 digital economy co-sponsored by the Central Economic Committee and the Ministry of Information and Communications, the preliminary estimate of the digital economy's ratio to the country's GDP in 2021 was 11.91% and 14.26% in 2022. By these numbers, Hai Phong City ranked 4th after Bac Ninh, Thai Nguyen, and Bac Giang provinces.
Accordingly, Bac Ninh province has topped the country in the proportion of the digital economy in its GRDP, reaching 56.83%; Thai Nguyen and Bac Giang province consecutively followed Bac Ninh with 42.92 % and 42.13 % respectively, preceding Hai Phong City (29.48 %). These provinces and cities leading in the ICT digital economy are in the ten largest FDI attraction localities. The report also pointed out that the ICT digital economy mainly accounted for activities like telecommunications, electronic manufacturing, computers, and computer programming./.