TAGs: economic

PM requests stronger changes in economic competitiveness in 2018

30/12/2017 19:16

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested all sectors, localities and enterprises to work together to make stronger changes in the competitiveness of the economy while concluding an online conference between the Government and localities in Hanoi on December 29.

2017 economic growth exceeds set target

27/12/2017 21:12

The gross domestic product (GDP) growth of Vietnam in 2017 is estimated to expand by 6.81%, surpassing the Government’s set target of 6.7%.

Vietnam agrees Kuwait Fund loan for coastal infrastructure development

19/12/2017 20:35

The Ministry of Finance signed an agreement with the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) on December 19 to borrow more than US$9 million (VND212 billion) for a project to develop coastal infrastructure in response to the effects of climate change in Thai Binh Province.

WB: Growth projected to stabilize in medium term

11/12/2017 22:26

The pace of Vietnam’s growth is expected to increase to 6.7 per cent this year, according to Taking Stock, the World Bank’s bi-annual economic report on Vietnam, released on December 11. 

Impressive numbers related to APEC 2017

06/11/2017 21:42

PSNews - The APEC Economic Leaders’ Week themed “Creating New Dynamism, Fostering a Shared Future” officially opened in Da Nang on November 6 and will run through to November 11.

Concerns over Formosa steel supply played down

14/10/2017 21:43

A year after a toxic spill from the plant caused the country’s worst environmental disaster so far, the giant Formosa steel and port complex project, the largest of its kind in Vietnam, is pressing on, expecting to produce about 1.5 million tonnes of steel between now and the end of the year, amid concerns about affecting the domestic market.


Online Friday starts Sept. 29 and has 24 hours of deals

17/09/2017 15:28

It's confirmed: Online Friday will again host a 24 hour sales event on Sept. 29—and the 2017 edition of this autumn major sales event promises to be bigger than ever, says the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Da Nang set to achieve robust maritime economic growth

29/01/2017 08:12

The central coastal city of Da Nang has issued a planning for the economic development of sea and island areas to 2020 with the aim to optimise the locality’s strength and potential to create socio-economic development breakthroughs.


Local firms still face barriers

14/10/2016 07:13

Hanoi - Local enterprises face barriers in doing business, and they expect the State to improve the domestic business environment in order to encourage the development of enterprises.