July 31, 2022 | 13:34
The Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) projects exports of Thai electronic products will rise by a modest 4.1pc this year from 4.22 billion USD earned in 2021.
May 05, 2022 | 14:43
The PAN Group JSC made impressive growth in the first quarter, recording net revenue and profit after tax of around $128 million and $7 million respectively.
April 13, 2022 | 16:32
Headwinds to Vietnam’s positive growth outlook are rising as a result of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, and risks from a slowdown in many of the country’s key trade partners are weighted to the downside.
March 29, 2022 | 14:55
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Vietnam’s long-term foreign-currency issuer default rating (IDR) at “BB” with a positive outlook.
February 17, 2022 | 10:58
According to data released by the General Statistics Office (GSO), Vietnam recorded a 2.58 per cent GDP growth rate last year, making it one of the very few countries with a growth rate lower than 2020. This is unsurprising, as the nation went through an extended lockdown in the second half of last year, causing serious economic ramifications.
February 07, 2022 | 16:02
Vietnam has stepped into 2022 with great expectations that the forthcoming year could lay the groundwork to cement the country’s growth trajectory in the Year of the Tiger. Senior economist Nguyen Tri Hieu delves into notable points of development scenarios.
February 05, 2022 | 09:55
Last year, I was overly optimistic about the time it would take to control the pandemic and to ease domestic and international travel restrictions. But despite continuing uncertainties, the prospects for the Vietnamese economy have improved since the 6.02 per cent contraction in the very difficult Q3 of 2021, and there are now reasons to be cautiously optimistic about the prospects for a return to stronger economic performance in 2022.
October 31, 2021 | 12:07
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on October 29 co-chaired the WEF’s Country Strategic Dialogue on Vietnam 2021 for the first time via videoconference at the invitation of WEF Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab. The following is the translation of his full remarks at the event.
September 09, 2021 | 09:00
A continued trade deficit over the past few months and an expected drop caused by the global health crisis in inflows of foreign investment are unlikely to weaken Vietnam’s external position this year.
April 29, 2021 | 09:34
Despite numerous obstacles caused by global supply disruptions due to the prolonged health crisis, the Vietnamese economy continues to stride forward.
December 10, 2020 | 14:00
The government has intensified measures to bring the health crisis under control and ensure positive economic growth this year.
January 15, 2020 | 09:14
India climbed into the top 16 markets with the highest number of visitors to Vietnam in 2019.
October 10, 2019 | 11:00
The State Bank of Vietnam’s latest move to reduce interest rates comes after other central banks around the globe have started easing to combat spreading weaknesses, but experts are warning that such decisions may not yield the desired effects.
September 06, 2019 | 11:58
Industrial growth should remain high and a key driver of growth, spearheaded by a burgeoning manufacturing sector, especially electronics and mining.
May 30, 2019 | 08:12
As consumer demand for convenience soars across Southeast Asia, Vietnam saw 13 per cent FMCG sales growth in convenience stores in the past year.