(VOV) - The Government has set its targets for economic growth at 5.8%, and inflation control at 7 % in 2014.
(VOV) - The 2013 Vietnam Business Forum, to be held in Hanoi on December 3, will focus on the restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs), commercial banks, and the capital market, as well as corporate governance and transparency.
(VOV) - The sixth session of the National Assembly was declared a great success as it passed the revised 1992 Constitution and decided on the country’s important issues in 2014.
(VOV) - The government will carry out its fiscal and monetary policies consistently and effectively to support business production, control inflation, and stabilise the macro economy in immediate and medium periods.
(VOV) - Leading economist Tran Du Lich warns the Vietnamese economy has yet to bottom out, saying alleviating the banking system’s non-performing loan burden—and thus facilitating capital circulation—is now the primary concern.
Vietnam is appealing for investment in the hi-tech fields of manufacturing and processing in deprived areas, said Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.
(VOV) - The effective use of official development assistance (ODA) over the past 20 years has helped Vietnam make great socio-economic strides in the comprehensive renewal process.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s working trips to France and the United Nations, especially his speech at the UN General Assembly, have left a fine impression on the international community.
(VOV) - World Bank (WB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) leaders have affirmed their willingness to support Vietnam’s development.
(VOV) - Vietnam’s World Trade Organisation (WTO) membership has adversely affected the country’s agricultural sector.
(VOV) - The government of Vietnam considers the World Bank a trusted partner in the development process, providing not only resources but also policy consulting.
(VOV) - Although the economic recession is finally beginning to bottom out, Vietnam may find its 5.5% GDP target a hard nut to crack.
(VOV) - Gradual economic recovery, reasonable consumer price index (CPI) growth, controlled inflation and stable industrial production are considered positive signs for the national economy to reach its expected growth rate.
(VOV) -It will take 7-10 years for the banking industry to deal with the amount and complexity of its bad debts, according to Dr. Nguyen Duc Thanh, Director of the Vietnam Centre for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR).
(VOV) - Both countries are advancing to a comprehensive partnership by maintaining political dialogues and promoting trade ties.