• Vietnam in foreigners' eye  

WB raises Vietnam's GDP growth forecast to 6.7% in 2017
12/12/2017
(CPV) - Stronger domestic demand, robust export-oriented manufacturing, and a gradual recovery of the agriculture sector, are driving Vietnam’s economy, which expanded by 6.4% during the first nine months of the year compared to the same period last year, says a new World Bank (WB) report.
Russia public cares about APEC Economic Leaders Meeting
09:54 01/10/2017
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders Meeting and the role of the host Vietnam has attracted attention from the public in many countries, including Russia.
Viet Nam’s economy continues to perform well despite several setbacks
22:30 27/09/2017
(CPV) - Viet Nam’s economy continues to perform well despite several setbacks, ADB said in a new flagship report launched on September 26th 2017. As a result of an 8% contraction in mining and oil output in the first half of the year, the Asian Development Outlook Update (ADOU) 2017 forecasts a downward revision in Viet Nam’s economic growth to 6.3% in 2017, and 6.5% in 2018.
Vietnam jumps 5 grades on software outsourcing
11:17 23/09/2017
Vietnam jumped five grades to rank sixth on the list of the top 55 software outsourcing countries in 2017, recently released by American global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney.
Vietnam named among 20 most beautiful countries
15:10 16/09/2017
Vietnam has been voted one of the 20 most beautiful countries in the world by readers of Rough Guides, the renowned British travel site.
Vietnam can benefit more from global value chains: World Bank report
20:31 07/09/2017
(CPV) - Higher value added activities and boosting linkages between domestic firms with foreign markets and investors can help Vietnam move up global value chains, says two new World Bank Group reports.
Venezuelan President Maduro praises President Ho Chi Minh
11:22 05/09/2017
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on September 2nd praised President Ho Chi Minh’s patriotism and nationalism to commemorate his 48th death anniversary (September 2nd, 1969).
“Papua New Guinea will learn a lot from the experiences here with Vietnam,” says delegate from PNG
03:26 27/08/2017
(CPV) – “We have learned a lot from Vietnam. We have learned a lot in terms of what Vietnamese government is doing in the preparation of the food security week and I know the APEC Summit in 2018, PNG will learn a lot from the experiences here with Vietnam,” said Mr. Mawe Bacchi Gonapa, Coodinator of Menifo Project - Agri-business Program, the University of Goroka, Papua New Guinea.
Romania publishes book “Vietnam: Peace, Integration and Development”
19:06 25/08/2017
The Romanian Craiova University Publishing House has publishing a book titled “Vietnam: Peace, Integration and Development” by Cristian Toma, Editor-in-chief of Monitor Oltenia Newspaper and member of the Romanian Centre for Investigative Journalism (CRJI).
Vietnam among fastest-growing tourist destinations
18:52 25/08/2017
The United Nations World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) latest report showed Vietnam is increasingly chosen by foreign tourists, being ranked sixth among the countries with the fastest-growing international arrivals in 2017.