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Manufacture is economic propellant

Manufacture is economic propellant

The economy’s manufacturing and processing sector has broken its October growth record with a new record in November, giving the 11-month industrial production – and the whole-year growth target – a jolt.

Wood exports set US$8 bil export turnover target

Wood exports set US$8 bil export turnover target

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s wood exports may fetch between US$7.8-US$8 billion this year, far exceeding the set target of US$7.3 -US$7.5 billion, according to the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association (Vifores).

Standard Chartered Bank raises GDP forecast

Standard Chartered Bank raises GDP forecast

Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) on October 6 increased its forecast for Vietnam’s GDP growth rate for the whole year to 6.8 percent, higher than the Government’s set target of 6.7 percent.

Tien Giang likely to surpass export target

Tien Giang likely to surpass export target

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang raked in US$1.86 billion in the first nine months this year, up 25.4% annually and equivalent to 80% of the yearly target.

Cashew sector may miss export target

Cashew sector may miss export target

Vietnam may not reach this year’s targeted cashew export value of US$3.3 billion, due to a shortage of raw materials for cashew export processing.

PM approves national health target programme

PM approves national health target programme

Vietnam aims to curb the annual ratio of infections and fatalities due to dengue below 0.09 percent by 2020 and early detect oral, breast, cervical and colorectal cancer in nearly 20 percent of people.

Vietnam to import more cashew

Vietnam to import more cashew

Vietnam, the world’s No 1 exporter of cashew products, expects to import an additional 500,000 tonnes of nuts from now until October to meet its annual export target, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas).

Way to 2017 target paved with good intentions

Way to 2017 target paved with good intentions

Vo Tri Thanh, a senior economist at the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) and a member of the National Financial and Monetary Policy Advisory Council, has given his analyses of the way to achieve the 2017 GDP target.

Vietnam to miss 2017 growth target: WB

Vietnam to miss 2017 growth target: WB

The World Bank (WB) released its Global Economic Prospects report on June 4, forecasting a global 2017 economic growth rate of 2.7% and a Vietnamese growth rate of 6.3%, lower than the 6.7% goal set by the government.