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Vietnam’s impressive growth in 3rd quarter

10/10/2017 06:00 - Vietnam has taken a big stride towards achieving its 2017 economic growth target of 6.7% as the national economy grew by 7.46% in the third quarter, according to the General Statistics Office.


Vietnam, Russia gear towards US$10 billion trade in 2020

09/10/2017 06:00 - Vietnam and Russia have agreed to effectively implement the Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in order to create breakthroughs in economic, trade and investment ties between the two countries.

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Vietnam’s growth target returns to 6.5 percent as FDI rises

06/22/2017 14:56 - Stronger export growth and a continued rise in investment suggest Vietnam’s GDP growth will go back to above 6.5 percent in 2017, after a slowdown to 6.2 percent in 2016.


FDI in the mekong delta rises

06/13/2017 15:12 - In the first five months of this year, provinces in the Mekong Delta have attracted 55 FDI projects with a total registered capital of over 1.5 billion US dollars.


FDI up 3.2% in first 4 months

05/19/2017 11:21 - Transnational companies invested 4.8 billion USD into Vietnamese businesses in the first four months of 2017, up 3.2% from a year ago according to the Foreign Investment Agency.


Speaker of Japanese House of Representatives begins visit

05/04/2017 11:20 - Speaker of the House of Representatives of Japan Oshima Tadamori began a three-day official visit to Vietnam on May 4.


Foreign investment reaches 11 billion USD

05/03/2017 06:34 - Foreign direct investment reached nearly 11 billion USD in the first four months of this year. This brought total disbursed foreign direct investment to 4.8 billion USD, up 3.2% over the same period last year.


Vietnam expects strong investment from Japan

02/10/2017 20:09 - Japan is expected to make strong investment in Vietnam in 2017, according to Cong Thuong (Industry & Trade) newspaper.

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Book on Vietnam’s economic development debuts in India

02/10/2017 08:00 - The book Vietnam: The Emerging Asian Star from a War-Stricken Nation, which deals with various aspects of the Southeast Asian country’s economy, made its debut at a ceremony in New Delhi, India on February 7.


PM affirms sustained efforts to improve investment environment

12/09/2016 16:01

The Vietnam government is making every effort to improve business and investment environment to welcome all ASEAN and international enterprises, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the 3rd Bloomberg ASEAN Business Summit in Hanoi on December 8.


Prime Minister meets Hong Kong Chief Executive

09/16/2016 06:42 - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested expanding bilateral economic, trade, investment ties during a meeting with Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Leung Chun-ying in Hong Kong on September 15.

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Renewing policies to attract more FDI

08/29/2016 09:35 - By the end of last month, Vietnam had attracted nearly US$13 billion from foreign direct investment (FDI), a year-on-year increase of 47%.


FDI up 47 percent on-year

07/29/2016 11:03 - Vietnam attracted 1,408 foreign direct investment projects with the total registered capital of US$8.7 billion from early 2016 to July 20, an on-year increase of 32 percent in the number of projects and 25.5 percent in capital.


Vietnam's Jan-Jul FDI reaches US13 billion

07/28/2016 10:49 - Actual foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows into Vietnam in July reached an estimated 1.65 billion USD, making a total of 13 billion USD for the first seven months of the year, the Planning and Investment Ministry reports.


GDP growth slides to 5.52% in first half

06/29/2016 10:53 - Vietnam posted a year-on-year GDP growth of 5.52% in the first half of 2016, down from 6.32% in the same period last year, said Head of the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam on June 28.

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Hanoi leads the country in attracting FDI

06/23/2016 15:00 - Hanoi has topped other localities in the country to become the most attractive destination for foreign investors.


Vietnam’s PMI highest in 9 months

05/06/2016 11:00 - On May 5th, HSBC anticipated that Vietnam’s manufacturing output will continue to expand in the following months as the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) in the country surged to a nine-month high, despite a gloomy scenario in the region.


ANZ: USD to settle at VND23,000 at year-end

04/03/2016 10:28 - ANZ Research is seeing fewer risks in the USD/VND exchange rate towards the end of 2016 and the green back is likely settling at VND23,000 a dollar in the last month of the year.

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RoK economy and FDI slowing down

03/23/2016 10:49 - In line with their economic rise, emerging markets such as the Republic of Korea (RoK) have increased in importance over recent years – not only as destinations for foreign direct investment (FDI) – but as a source of investment as well.


Vietnam named bright spot in ASEAN

03/19/2016 21:38 - Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to stay between 6 and 7 percent from 2016 to 2018, according to the latest report from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

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