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Fiscal, monetary policies on right track: economists

Fiscal, monetary policies on right track: economists

Fiscal and monetary policies have been on the right track since early this year, members of the National Advisory Council on Fiscal and Monetary Policies confirmed at their quarterly meeting recently held in Hanoi.

ASEAN growth solid despite global risks

ASEAN growth solid despite global risks

Although geopolitical risks continue to plague economies, ASEAN countries are still expected to grow thanks to their strong fundamentals and increasing supply of intra-block capital.

State and NA leaders greet Singaporean PM

State and NA leaders greet Singaporean PM

VOV.VN - The State President encouraged Singaporean businesses to continue expanding their investments in the construction of high-tech zones in Vietnam at a March 23 reception for Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Hanoi.

Vietnam’s long-term goals not affected by US TPP withdrawal

Vietnam’s long-term goals not affected by US TPP withdrawal

The US’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership may make certain impacts on Vietnam’s short-term plans but will not affect the country’s long-term goals and integration direction, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.

Vietnamese footwear makers unfazed by TPP demise

Vietnamese footwear makers unfazed by TPP demise

Vietnam’s leather and footwear industry will maintain its strong growth even if the TPP does not materialise, the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (Lefaso) has said.

Worthy pursuit

Worthy pursuit

To a certain extent the advantages held by Vietnam vary according to sector, but some of the main advantages perceived by foreign investors include the fact that the country is considered to have a stable political system while there are uncertainties in neighbors such as Thailand and Malaysia.

TPP expected to continue despite US withdrawal: VCCI

TPP expected to continue despite US withdrawal: VCCI

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, whose fate seems uncertain after the US’ withdrawal, will certainly continue in another form, the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) has said.

Australian minister applauds Vietnam’s economic reforms

Australian minister applauds Vietnam’s economic reforms

The results of Vietnam’s “doimoi” (reforms) have been stunning, with average annual economic growth per person at 5.5% since 1990, among the highest in Asia, according to Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo.

Eurocham Whitebook released

Eurocham Whitebook released

VOV.VN - The European Chamber of Commerce and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) have jointly hosted the EU-Vietnam Economic Cooperation Conference “Eurocham Whitebook 2017 Launch and EU-Vietnam FTA Outlook”.

ANZ predicts robust VN growth

ANZ predicts robust VN growth

Vietnam is likely to have something to crow about during the Year of the Rooster as several factors will facilitate socio-economic growth, ANZ Vietnam said on February 24.

Vietnam in “golden period” for M&A

Vietnam in "golden period" for M&A

2017 seems to be an unpredictable year for the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, when both the world economy and politics fluctuate.

Vietnam’s position in the new world order

Vietnam’s position in the new world order

Senior economist Nguyen Mai has a look at the international standing before and after US President Donald Trump took office and shares his views on what Vietnam should do to capitalise on the new situation.

EU-VN trade treaty new focus after TPP-fallout

EU-VN trade treaty new focus after TPP-fallout

Vietnam’s hopes for a FTA-driven economic rise within ASEAN must now rely on the only free trade agreement seen as realistically achievable, the EU-Vietnam FTA, experts said at a conference held on February 16 in Ho Chi Minh City.