October 06, 2021 | 07:00
The GDP growth target for the entire year is under threat unless the fourth quarter can record a high figure to compensate for the past nine months.
March 10, 2021 | 10:58
The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted countless lives and businesses, causing the world’s economy to slump as global GDP shrunk by 4.1 per cent in 2020, as estimated by S&P. Nonetheless, Vietnam stood out as one of the brighter spots of 2020 with an estimated GDP growth rate of 2.91 per cent thanks to its effective handling of the pandemic.
September 11, 2020 | 09:32
The recovery prospects look brightest for Vietnam and the country is expected to be the only Southeast Asian economy to record positive growth this year, according to the latest Global Economic Outlook report from Oxford Economics, commissioned by chartered accountancy body ICAEW.
July 23, 2020 | 17:37
Hanoi - Standard Chartered Bank expects Vietnam’s growth to slow to a multi-year low of 3 per cent this year on soft external demand, with external headwinds set to offset domestic outperformance.
May 27, 2020 | 08:00
The aftermath of the health crisis has prompted Vietnam to consider adjusting its economic growth target, with the recommendation that providing practical support for the private sector will help the economy achieve higher growth and create more jobs.
May 06, 2020 | 09:40
Transnational businesses are considering shifting their facilities, which is a challenge but also a good opportunity for Vietnam, and the country should prepare to welcome a wave of investment, Minister – Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung said on May 5.
April 24, 2020 | 21:30
Vietnam’s economic growth is forecast to shrink to 3.3 percent this year due to the impact of a raft of external challenges, according to the latest economic outlook released by Standard Chartered Bank on April 23.
March 28, 2020 | 17:35
Shares gained for three consecutive sessions on Friday, retracing some of the early week’s losses despite the record 10-year low GDP growth released during the day.
December 09, 2019 | 16:04
Economic growth across Southeast Asia will slow to 4.5 per cent in 2019 and remain unchanged in 2020, amidst high risks of a re-escalation in trade tensions.
November 09, 2019 | 11:16
Vietnam’s national brand in 2019 was valued at 247 billion USD by Brand Finance, up 12 billion USD compared to 2018.
December 06, 2018 | 10:00
ICAEW forecast economic growth across Southeast Asia to slow down to 5 per cent in 2019, following the impacts of the US-China trade war.
October 08, 2018 | 09:15
Standard Chartered Bank continues to expect Viet Nam’s robust GDP growth of 7 per cent in 2018, driven by strong FDI-supported electronics manufacturing and rising consumption.
April 12, 2018 | 10:58
Fiscal consolidation, together with low inflation rates in 2018, are chief drivers for Vietnam’s continuously stabilising macro economy in the context of rising global trade protectionism and turmoil, said the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
July 11, 2007 | 17:38
Vietnam is likely to hit its 8.5 per cent GDP growth target this year, but economists have warned that the government’s key emphasis should be on reform not growth figures.