September 12, 2023 | 17:00
Vietnam’s economic growth has been slowing since November 2022. This prolonged decline is unusual for Vietnam compared to previous crisis cycles. The Purchasing Managers’ Index has remained very low since then, at 46.4 points, slowly approaching 49 points in July and reaching 50.5 points last month, except for February this year during the Lunar New Year holiday.
August 31, 2023 | 13:21
The agricultural sector has proven to be a vital driver of the national economy over the year to date.
August 31, 2023 | 08:00
Vietnam’s attraction of investment and economic growth are being undermined by a lack of high-quality infrastructure works that require more funding from the government.
August 29, 2023 | 14:41
Based on the achievements so far of the year, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Quoc Phuong told VIR’s Nguyen Huong about the current difficulties in the economy, and measures to reach goals set for the year.
August 15, 2023 | 11:00
The government is placing prime priority on boosting economic growth via key drivers, with the business community set to get more assistance.
August 09, 2023 | 11:44
Amidst the challenges in the US and EU markets, and a slower than expected recovery in China, Vietnam is facing more pressure to drive domestic growth.
August 09, 2023 | 08:00
Vietnam’s industrial performance, which is the key economic growth pillar, is facing major challenges coupled with a reduction in business confidence, depressing the country’s economic prospects.
July 17, 2023 | 16:00
Despite the Vietnamese government making its great efforts to reach 6.5 per cent in economic growth this year, it will be an uphill struggle.
July 05, 2023 | 16:37
The national environmental protection plan for the 2021-2030 period, with a vision to 2050, is designed to meet the need for sustainable growth.
July 03, 2023 | 16:57
Vietnam can return to high growth rates over the medium term, as structural reforms are implemented, Division Chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s Fiscal Affairs Department Paulo Medas has said.
June 26, 2023 | 11:57
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has cut regulatory interest rates for four consecutive times since the beginning of this year, in the context that world interest rates continue to rise and stay at a high level.
June 21, 2023 | 14:00
Rebounds in retail and consumption services and in the disbursement of public investment are expected to put pressure on the country’s efforts to bring inflation under control this year.
June 12, 2023 | 12:46
The slow-paced implementation of the country’s gigantic initiative on socioeconomic recovery and development is affecting efforts to revive corporate performance and promote economic growth.
May 30, 2023 | 14:27
The National Assembly has asked the government to apply more sturdy solutions to boost economic growth currently slowing down.
May 30, 2023 | 11:00
Feeble global demands for consumption are expected to continue, making it hard for Vietnam to boost exports this year.