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Hanoi, HCM City rank low in 'livable' index

Hanoi, HCM City rank low in 'livable' index

Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have been ranked 119th and 122nd respectively out of 140 cities in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2016 global ranking of living conditions.

PM hopes for UK magazine’s continued cooperation with Vietnam

PM hopes for UK magazine’s continued cooperation with Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has wished that The Economist magazine of the UK will continue its effective coordination with Vietnam so as to promote the country’s economic and investment environment as well as introduce its development policies to international investors.

Economist says second reform needed

Economist says second reform needed

A second economic reform is now imperative in response to the possible influence from the neighboring country and international integration as a whole, said an economist.

Vietnam’s GDP to grow at 6.8%: EIU

Vietnam’s GDP to grow at 6.8%: EIU

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)- an independent business within The Economist Group forecasted an upbeat prospect for Vietnam’s economy with a gross domestic product growth rate expected to stand at 6.8% in 2016.

Vietnam’s GDP to grow at 6.8%: EIU

Vietnam’s GDP to grow at 6.8%: EIU

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)- an independent business within The Economist Group forecasted an upbeat prospect for Vietnam’s economy with a gross domestic product growth rate expected to stand at 6.8% in 2016.

Economist warns of Vietnam’s over dependence on China

Economist warns of Vietnam’s over dependence on China

(VOV) - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong recently led a delegation of party leaders and cabinet ministers to China on a four-day trip that ended April 10 aimed at mending fences with Vietnam’s largest trading partner.

Vietnam predicted to become third largest rubber exporter

Vietnam predicted to become third largest rubber exporter

Vietnam’s rubber output may rise 1.5% to 995,000 tonnes in 2014, after climbing 14% to 980,000 tonnes in 2013, beating Malaysia to become the third largest grower, according to a recent report by the Rubber Economist Ltd.

Slower growth in manufacturing sector

Slower growth in manufacturing sector

(VOV) - The Vietnamese manufacturing sector slowed down in November to a fractional pace as a fall in new orders broadly offset continued expansion of output and employment, according to HSBC Vietnam.

Hue hosts 6th Vietnam Economist Annual Meeting

Hue hosts 6th Vietnam Economist Annual Meeting

(VOV) -Scientists and managers from leading institutes and development organisations in France, the UK, US, Australia, Japan, China and Vietnam have gathered at the 6th Vietnam Economist Annual Meeting (VEAM) in the central city of Hue on June 18-19.

Chinese goods flood Vietnamese market

Chinese goods flood Vietnamese market

(VOV) - Many experts warn the lack of technical barriers will create a “flat world” for Chinese goods, placing domestically manufactured products under intense pressure.

FTA will benefit both Vietnam and EU

FTA will benefit both Vietnam and EU

A free trade agreement (FTA) will open up a new phase in economic cooperation between Vietnam and the EU, according to economist Pham Chi Lan.

Bad debts weigh on local banks and businesses

Bad debts weigh on local banks and businesses

The high ratio of bad debt is a heavy burden on the national economy, requiring Government measures to prevent it from slowing down, according to a leading economist.