Outlining nation’s economic priorities

Outlining nation’s economic priorities

Vietnam’s economy is bouncing back thanks to a wide range of drivers. Era Dabla-Norris, assistant director of the Asia Pacific Department, and mission chief for Vietnam at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), talked with VIR’s Thanh Tung about how the country can grow further with fresh momentum.
Stage is set for brand new US-Vietnam ties

Stage is set for brand new US-Vietnam ties

As Vietnam’s economy is growing and expected to lift its bilateral ties with the United States to a long-awaited higher level, both countries are underlining a focus on furthering investment and trade cooperation which is forecast to flourish in the coming time.
Building immediate resiliency for a more robust economy

Building immediate resiliency for a more robust economy

Vietnam’s economy has reaped relatively positive growth for Q1. Caitlin Wiesen, resident representative in Vietnam for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), talked with VIR’s Nguyen Dat about the economic outlook for the entire year, with some recommendations for stronger results.
Telling the Vietnam story in order to boost country’s economic momentum

Telling the Vietnam story in order to boost country’s economic momentum

International investors’ increasing enthusiasm for Vietnam’s economy is cushioning the country’s post-pandemic recovery growth momentum. Warrick Cleine, chairman and CEO of KPMG in Vietnam and Cambodia, talked to VIR’s Le Luu about the projected transformations and the incredible resiliency of Vietnam’s economy in the current state.
Best yet to come for recovery of business

Best yet to come for recovery of business

Businesses continue to pin their hopes on the swift recovery of Vietnam’s economy, with foreign ones in particular cautiously optimistic about their prospects in the country moving into next year.
Much to ponder for a digital-led economy

Much to ponder for a digital-led economy

The pandemic and Industry 4.0 have opened up new directions for Vietnam’s economy, while digital transformation could be the key to unlocking and recovering the economy.
Taking advantage of beneficial agreements

Taking advantage of beneficial agreements

Vietnam’s economy is showing steady growth – however, much more is needed for the survival and development of businesses. Bui Ngoc Tuan, tax partner of Global Trade and Customs at Deloitte Vietnam, shares his insights on the resources businesses can utilise to take advantage of cross-border transactions.
COVID-19 containment contributes to Vietnam’s upgraded outlook: Fitch Ratings

COVID-19 containment contributes to Vietnam’s upgraded outlook: Fitch Ratings

Strong export growth and a successful campaign to contain the spread of COVID-19 have supported Vietnam’s economy through the pandemic and allowed the government to adopt a restrained fiscal policy response, says Fitch Ratings.
Prolonged pandemic issues cloud recovery

Prolonged pandemic issues cloud recovery

Following the new coronavirus outbreaks in a number of localities, Vietnam’s economy could face yet another difficult phase in the early days of the new lunar year as production and services are hindered in several sectors. Nevertheless, economists expect the impact to be less severe compared to the previous year.
Vietnam after 35 years of reform (Infographics)

Vietnam after 35 years of reform (Infographics)

35 years after the 'Doi moi' (reform) process (1986-2021), Vietnam's economy has thrived, helping the country develop steadily.
Is Vietnam’s economy recovering from COVID-19? Ask female entrepreneurs

Is Vietnam’s economy recovering from COVID-19? Ask female entrepreneurs 1

Vietnam’s GDP grew 2.91 per cent in 2020 and, although lower than in recent years, it is a significant achievement considering many countries in the region are in economic freefall.
An inclusive view of integration successes

An inclusive view of integration successes

2020 is of great significance to Vietnam’s economy as the country has deepened its engagement with the international community through a string of newly-signed landmark trade deals.
Green shoots for economic performance prospects

Green shoots for economic performance prospects

Amid the current health crisis, Vietnam’s economy has shown its resilience over past months.
Caution vital for economic resurgence

Caution vital for economic resurgence

Vietnam’s economy grew 1.81 per cent in the first half of 2020
Vietnam’s economy is expected to maintain good growth in 2020

Vietnam’s economy is expected to maintain good growth in 2020

Vietnam is advancing into 2020 following good results in 2019. Experts and companies tell Vietnam News about their forecasts of the country's economic prospects this year as well as opportunities and challenges facing the country.
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