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Vietnam Today

PM orders plan for 2018 GDP growth of 6.4-6.8%

PM orders plan for 2018 GDP growth of 6.4-6.8%

11:05 | 6/7/2017

Directive sent to localities to estimate 2017 GRDP and prepare forecasts for 2018.

Vietnam & UN sign new One Strategic Plan

Vietnam & UN sign new One Strategic Plan

20:00 | 5/7/2017

OSP signed between Vietnam and 18 UN agencies for 2017-2021 period.

Indian investors keen on renewables and agriculture in Vietnam

Indian investors keen on renewables and agriculture in Vietnam

19:05 | 5/7/2017

Instant coffee and tea of particular interest, according to the Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam.

Agriculture lending on the rise

Agriculture lending on the rise

19:01 | 5/7/2017

Outstanding loans for agriculture up 9.9% from end-2016 to end-May.

PM heads to Germany and G20 Summit

PM heads to Germany and G20 Summit

09:16 | 5/7/2017

Germany is Vietnam's largest trading partner in Europe, with two-way trade reaching $8.78 billion last year and $3.8 billion in the first five months...

South Korea to lend $100mn for bridge projects

South Korea to lend $100mn for bridge projects

16:32 | 3/7/2017

Twenty-two bridges to be renovated or built with loan from South Korea's Economic Development Cooperation Fund.

Vietnam now Canada's largest ASEAN trading partner

Vietnam now Canada's largest ASEAN trading partner

10:55 | 3/7/2017

Two-way trade hits $4.25 billion in 2016, Canadian Ambassador tells celebrations in Hanoi for the 150th anniversary of the country's confederation.

SOE equitization remains tardy

SOE equitization remains tardy

07:47 | 2/7/2017

Equitization plans of only 19 State-owned enterprises approved this year as at mid-June.

1H trade deficit at $2.7bn

1H trade deficit at $2.7bn

12:07 | 1/7/2017

Exports at $97.8 billion and imports $100.5 billion in first half of 2017.

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