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Experts discuss finance in digital era

Experts discuss finance in digital era

The function of finance has developed remarkably in recent times to meet the constant changes brought about by technological evolution, a seminar heard in HCM City on November 22.

More incentives needed to develop special economic zones

More incentives needed to develop special economic zones

VOV.VN - The aim of the draft Law on Special Administrative, Economic Units is to create a legal foundation for the formation, management, and operation of 3 special administrative-economic zones, namely Van Don in Quang Ninh, Phu Quoc in Kien Giang, and Bac Van Phong in Khanh Hoa province.

Lawmakers discuss socio-economic affairs

Lawmakers discuss socio-economic affairs

VOV.VN - National Assembly (NA) deputies discussed socio-economic development and State budget this year and plans for next year at the October 24 session of the ongoing 4th session of the 14th legislature in Hanoi.

Korean M&A wind blows into finance

Korean M&A wind blows into finance

Unions between Korean financial institutions and Vietnamese securities or asset management firms are on trend, with visible upsides for both parties.

Major socio-economic development targets achievable

Major socio-economic development targets achievable

VOV.VN - The majority of NA Standing Committee members have echoed the Government’s view that most major socio-economic development targets would be achieved this year which aims for 6.7% GDP growth.

HSBC raises growth forecast to 6.6%

HSBC raises growth forecast to 6.6%

HSBC has revised its growth forecast for Vietnam this year up to 6.6 percent, days after data from the General Statistics Office showed the economy grew 7.46 percent in the third quarter year-on-year; its strongest third-quarter growth since 2010.

GDP growth snowballs in 3rd

GDP growth snowballs in 3rd

Despite a continued downturn in the mining sector, nine-month figures show Vietnam’s economy is on a good growth trajectory.

Credit growth rate might pose risks

Credit growth rate might pose risks

A high credit growth target of 21 per cent could be achieved this year, but with it come risks on credit quality and the potential for unevenly distributed loans, privileging large private firms instead of smaller ones.

Central Group to reinforce Vietnamese investments

Central Group to reinforce Vietnamese investments

Thai conglomerate Central Group will invest an additional $500 million to expand its operations in Vietnam within the next five years, aiming to set firm roots in this potential market, according to newswire Bangkok Post.

High political determination needed to meet growth target: PM

High political determination needed to meet growth target: PM

The fulfilment of the gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 6.7 percent in 2017 requires high political determination from ministries and departments as well as corporations, businesses and people, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed at a meeting in Hanoi on August 12.

Production improvement needed to fulfill GDP growth target

Production improvement needed to fulfill GDP growth target

Deputies to the 14th National Assembly have agreed that the Government should continue creating favourable conditions for investors and boosting production, especially in industry and services, to achieve the tough set GDP growth target of 6.7 percent for 2017.