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Vietnam Today

AMRO: Growth at 6.5% in 2017 & 2018

AMRO: Growth at 6.5% in 2017 & 2018

10:01 | 7/10/2017

ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office conducts annual consultation visit to Vietnam from September 28 to October 4.

2017 wood export turnover can reach $8bn target

2017 wood export turnover can reach $8bn target

17:59 | 6/10/2017

Conference hears of year-to-date figures and the fact that wood and wooden product exports always rise in closing months of the year.

EVN & World Bank promote gender equality

EVN & World Bank promote gender equality

17:50 | 6/10/2017

Two hold joint technical discussion to highlight the important role of gender equality, to be followed by the piloting of a “Women in Leadership”...

HSBC raises growth forecast to 6.6%

HSBC raises growth forecast to 6.6%

09:33 | 6/10/2017

Bank points to rising exports and industrial production as well as a continuing strong tech cycle as pushing up growth.

Party Central Committee commences sixth session

Party Central Committee commences sixth session

11:31 | 5/10/2017

Sixth plenary meeting gets underway in Hanoi on October 4, with key policies up for discussion.

WB retains 6.3% growth forecast

WB retains 6.3% growth forecast

10:08 | 5/10/2017

Export-led manufacturing and rising domestic demand to result in 2017 GDP growth of 6.3%, World Bank predicts.

Moody's: Vietnam most exposed to potential Korean conflict

Moody's: Vietnam most exposed to potential Korean conflict

09:55 | 5/10/2017

Lower capital flows and exports from South Korea would have a substantial impact on Vietnam's economy, credit ratings agency warns.

Vietnam tops ASEAN with September PMI at 53.3

Vietnam tops ASEAN with September PMI at 53.3

10:19 | 4/10/2017

Latest Nikkei Vietnam Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index puts Vietnam well ahead of its ASEAN peers.

Government reaffirms political will to fight corruption

Government reaffirms political will to fight corruption

10:14 | 4/10/2017

Minister of Government Office tells press conference that recent crackdown on corruption will continue.

Vietnam & World Bank release joint public expenditure review

Vietnam & World Bank release joint public expenditure review

17:10 | 3/10/2017

"Vietnam Public Expenditure Review: Fiscal Policies Towards Sustainability, Efficiency, and Equity" released on October 3.

Binh Duong announes investment for 20 projects in 2017-2020

Binh Duong announes investment for 20 projects in 2017-2020

15:01 | 2/10/2017

Total investment to be from $600 million to $700 million in new projects in the southern province.

30 YEARS OF FDI IN VIETNAM

  • Forging ahead
    Forging ahead

    Most foreign investors have benefitted from Vietnam’s investment environment...

  • Where it’s needed
    Where it’s needed

    Vietnam has constantly struggled to attract FDI to its agriculture sector...

  • Change for the better
    Change for the better

    VET sought the views of chambers of commerce in Vietnam regarding FDI.

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT

Vietnam - South Korea Relationship