Positive factors in place for economic growth in 2021

Positive factors in place for economic growth in 2021

The country’s economic growth in the first half of the year is expected to remain lower than expected due to the pandemic affecting production and business.
Vietnam capable of achieving twin targets: ADB Country Director

Vietnam capable of achieving twin targets: ADB Country Director

Vietnam has sufficient conditions to achieve the twin targets of curbing the COVID-19 pandemic and securing economic growth in 2021, according to Country Director of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Andrew Jeffries.
Transitioning from recovery to growth

Transitioning from recovery to growth

Production activities in Vietnam are on the rise, promising to further spur on economic growth.
Positive growth revisions on the cards after resilient Q1

Positive growth revisions on the cards after resilient Q1

With its relatively good economic growth in the first quarter driven by surging manufacturing and processing activities and strong control of COVID-19, Vietnam has earned more praise from high-profile international organisations that are expected to revise up the country’s growth outlook this year.
Foreign direct investment spurs economic growth in Vietnam (Infographics)

Foreign direct investment spurs economic growth in Vietnam (Infographics)

Foreign direct investment plays an important role in Vietnam's economic growth.
Annual targets for 2021 tough but achievable

Annual targets for 2021 tough but achievable

The rate of public investment disbursement in 2020 was the highest in the last five years, contributing to enhancing economic growth and enabling Vietnam to be one of the highest-growth economies worldwide.
Growth goals remain on track as coronavirus rears head

Growth goals remain on track as coronavirus rears head

The government has intensified  measures to bring the health crisis under control and ensure positive economic growth this year.
Positive growth trajectory likely

Positive growth trajectory likely

The expected economic growth rate for next year may not be out of reach if a surge in local production and exports, as well as public investment, materialises.
Budget rise to cushion country’s growth hopes

Budget rise to cushion country’s growth hopes

With an expected economic growth rate of 2-3 per cent this year, the National Assembly has decided on a rise in budget deficit in order to ensure state budget spending, amid enterprise revenues being hit by the health crisis.
Asia Times highlights Vietnam’s positive economic growth

Asia Times highlights Vietnam’s positive economic growth

Vietnam will be one of the few nations worldwide to record positive economic growth in 2020 despite a global collapse in trade, travel and investment caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an article recently published by the English language news media publishing group Asia Times.
Hanoi considers adjustments to public investment plans

Hanoi considers adjustments to public investment plans

The Hanoi People’s Council held its 17th meeting on November 10 to consider and decide upon issues relating to public investment plans.
Cautious action advised to secure sound economy

Cautious action advised to secure sound economy

The government is formulating its new economic growth goal for the next five years, amid its struggle against the health crisis and natural calamities undermining its efforts to reach targets. Questions are now being asked on how the country can effectively drive the economy forwards.
Northwestern Urban Area in HCM City to attract more investment

Northwestern Urban Area in HCM City to attract more investment

The development of HCM City's Northwestern Urban Area is expected to attract increased investment, drive economic growth of neighbouring areas, and strengthen relations with Cambodia and other ASEAN countries.
Efforts extended to bulk up growth

Efforts extended to bulk up growth

The heavy blow of the health crisis on the economy has forced the government to revise down the growth rate – a figure which is nevertheless expected to remain positive when compared to regional nations also suffering from the coronavirus pandemic.
Key public investment projects gather speed

Key public investment projects gather speed

Amid the government’s rush to push up public investment as one of the key pillars for economic growth, numerous projects have been accelerating their progress to match the plan set forth, while some are failing to follow suit with their capital being transferred elsewhere.
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