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Vietnamese economy forecast to grow 7 percent during 2021-2025
Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) is forecast to expand 7 percent during 2021-2025 on the back of new-generation free trade agreements, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecast (NCEIF).
Vietnam - bright spot in investment attraction in SEA: Singaporean newspaper
16:50 11/10/2019
Vietnam is a bright spot in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in Southeast Asia, said Sam Cheong Chwee, Executive Director and Head of United Overseas Bank (UOB) Group’s Foreign Direct Investment Advisory Unit at UOB.
Vinacomin records highest growth in industrial sector in nine months
11:00 11/10/2019
The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) recorded a high growth of 14 percent in the first nine months of 2019, the highest level in the industrial sector.
HCMC honors typical products and services
17:32 10/10/2019
As many as 108 businesses in Ho Chi Minh city are honored for typical products and services in 2019 with 147 products and services, said the city business association in a launch ceremony held on October 9th.
9 months: Overseas remittances to HCM city hit USD3.8 billion
16:57 10/10/2019
Overseas remittances to Ho Chi Minh city through commercial banks and economic organizations were estimated at USD3.8 billion in the first nine months of the year, a year-on-year rise of 7%.
ASEM 13: Cooperating to facilitate trade
16:55 10/10/2019
(CPV) - The 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM 13) Customs Directors-General and Commissioners Meeting affirms the initiative of Vietnam Customs in contributing to orientation for Asia - Europe customs cooperation activities; helping create regional connectivity and cooperation in the context of the industrial revolution (IR) 4.0.
Developing HCMC into financial center regionally and internationally
11:27 10/10/2019
“Developing Ho Chi Minh city into the financial center of the region and the world” is the theme of the Ho Chi Minh City Economic Forum 2019, scheduled on October 18th.
Vietnam up 10 places in Global Competitiveness Index
10:04 10/10/2019
The World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked Vietnam as the 67th most competitive economy in its latest report released on October 9th.
Singaporean capital flows into Ho Chi Minh city
20:22 08/10/2019
In September, Singaporean investors registered 17 new projects in Ho Chi Minh city with a total capital of more than USD120 million.
Vietnam International Furniture Fair to attract over 300 exhibitors
11:59 08/10/2019
Vietnam International Furniture Fair (VIFF) 2019 will be held from November 27th to 30th in Ho Chi Minh city with the participation of more than 300 Vietnamese exhibitors along with those from Taiwan (China), Japan, France and the Republic of Korea.