IMF forecasts Vietnam’s 2018 GDP at 6.6%

14/10/2018 23:23

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has forecast Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate for this year at 6.6%, reflecting the growth momentum of trading partners and rising potential growth at home, according to its “Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific” report released recently.

The Top 10 billionaires on the Vietnam Stock Exchange

14/10/2018 05:46

CafeF have released their latest rich list, here are the top 10 richest Vietnamese businesspeople, all of whom are owners of large companies with assets totaling between VND5.844 billion and VND173.462 billion.

Vietnam gears up for tough competition in fourth industrial revolution

13/10/2018 13:01

The fourth industrial revolution and digital transformation are bringing sweeping changes to the manufacturing sector and every aspect of socio-economic life around the world. In this context, Vietnamese enterprises, most of which are small or medium-sized, are facing the risk of being wiped out if they are not fully aware of the challenges which are rapidly becoming a reality.

Quang Ninh: Breakthroughs to drive infrastructure development

12/10/2018 09:50

Playing an important role in the Hanoi-Hai Phong-Quang Ninh economic triangle and serving as a gateway for trade between Vietnam and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh has been making several breakthroughs to develop local transport infrastructure and meet the burgeoning economic growth.

Vietjet to open three more routes linking Vietnam and Japan

11/10/2018 21:21

Vietnam’s Vietjet Aviation announced the opening of three air routes linking Vietnam with Japan at the Vietnam-Japan Investment Promotion Conference in Tokyo on October 10 within the framework of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s official visit to Japan.

Vietnam hosts its first World Rice Conference

11/10/2018 16:04

PSNews – The 2018 The Rice Trader (TRT) World Rice Conference, one of the world’s premier conferences on the rice trade kicked off on October 10 in Hanoi. The three-day conference drew the participation of about 600 international and domestic delegates.

European Parliament holds hearing on EU-Vietnam FTA

11/10/2018 15:35

The European Parliament (EP)'s Committee on International Trade (INTA) on October 10 held an opening hearing on the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and the Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) between Vietnam and the European Union (EU).

Festival to boost Buon Ma Thuot coffee brand

11/10/2018 14:37

The 7th annual Buon Ma Thuot coffee festival will be held between March 9-16, 2019 in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak with a broad array of activities on offer such as an opening ceremony, a closing ceremony and the 2019 Dak Lak investment promotion conference.

Vietnam’s Macroeconomic Policies-Third Quarter 2018 under scrutiny

10/10/2018 20:29

The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) co-hosted a workshop in Hanoi on October 10 to unveil the 2018 Quarterly Report (III) – Independent Assessment of Vietnam’s Macroeconomic Policies in the presence of many senior economic experts.