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Private investment adds fresh impetus to economic growth
A number of obstacles concerning the national business climate should be removed in an attempt to attract greater private investment, which is considered one of the key drivers contributing to the country’s economic recovery following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to insiders.
Ho Chi Minh city fosters linkages between academia, companies
18:05 30/05/2020
Ho Chi Minh city authorities are helping companies access new technologies by promoting linkages between researchers and businesses, but more collaboration is needed, speakers said on May 28th at a meeting in the city.
Five-month agro-forestry-fishery trade surplus nearly 3.3bn USD
17:34 30/05/2020
The agro-forestry-fishery sector recorded a trade surplus of close to 3.3 billion USD in the first five months of 2020, a decline of a mere 2.3 percent year-on-year.
Vietnam, Indonesia appreciate EU’s role in boosting multilateralism
18:57 29/05/2020
The UN Security Council on May 28th organised a video conference on EU-UN cooperation on international peace and security.
EVFTA to help Vietnam develop into a global manufacturing hub
16:34 29/05/2020
The impending European Union - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is poised to provide fresh impetus to the local economy, especially in the context of the nation making great strides to revive its economic outlook in the period following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to insiders.
WB: EVFTA could lift Vietnam’s exports by 12 percent by 2030
11:13 26/05/2020
The World Bank (WB) has predicted that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) could help Vietnam’s GDP and exports grow 2.4 percent and 12 percent, respectively, by 2030, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has reported.
Vietnam needs to change its ways to attract FDI: experts
17:37 25/05/2020
Vietnam has some great advantages while competing with regional countries in attracting capital flows after the COVID-19 pandemic, experts have said.
Banks urged to promote digitalisation
10:30 24/05/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a serious effect to the economy, but it has helped accelerate the race for banks to go digital.
Four-month earnings slow but firms hope for better months ahead
10:29 24/05/2020
A number of listed companies have announced lower earnings in April after closing for half of the month.
Demand for ready-built factories and warehouses increasing: CBRE
10:29 24/05/2020
​The development of e-commerce together with delays to import and export activities due to disrupted logistics services has accelerated demand for ready-built factories and warehouses during the COVID-19 outbreak in Vietnam.