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Vietnam economy rebounds strongly with GDP at 6.2%

Vietnam economy rebounds strongly with GDP at 6.2%

VOV.VN - The Vietnam gross domestic product jumped to 6.2% for the three months leading up to July on the back of a resurgence in exports of Samsung Electronics, reports the Nikkei Asian Review.

Vietnam’s economy grows 5.73 pct in first half

Vietnam’s economy grows 5.73 pct in first half

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by an estimated 5.73% in the first half of this year, Director of the General Statistics Office (GSO) told a press conference in Hanoi on June 29.

Samsung slump in sales drags on Vietnam economy

Samsung slump in sales drags on Vietnam economy

VOV.VN - Close to one fifth of the total exports of Vietnam consists of mobile phones manufactured by Samsung, the Republic of Korea electronics giant, from its factories located in the northern part of the country.

Responsible tourism driving development in Vietnam

Responsible tourism driving development in Vietnam

VOV.VN - At a recent forum in Ho Chi Minh City, Peter Semone, chair of the Pacific Asia Travel Association, declared that tourism has the potential to become a pillar of the Vietnam economy.

Vietnam economy will grow 5.1% a year till 2050

Vietnam economy will grow 5.1% a year till 2050

A report by the prestigious global accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCooper (PWC) predicts continued economic growth for Vietnam until 2050 period, with annual GDP increase of 5.1%, on average.

Economic outlook appears healthy

Economic outlook appears healthy

Vietnam has just entered 2017, but already market analysts are trying to predict the trends of the next 12 months. Senior economist Le Xuan Nghia, director of the Business Development Institute, provides an insight about monetary and financial market movements in the new-year.

Vietnam faces more economic challenges

Vietnam faces more economic challenges

More challenges and difficulties will face the local economy in 2017, said Nguyen Duc Thanh, head of the Vietnam Institute for Economics and Policy Research.

Fintechs & banks can grow market together

Fintechs & banks can grow market together

There is no need for fintech companies and banks to be in competition in Vietnam, a recent forum heard, as working together would expand the market to the benefit of both.

Vietnam economy under no Trump pressure: experts

Vietnam economy under no Trump pressure: experts

Experts from the business research group Conference Board said the Vietnamese economy is not likely to experience seismic changes if US president-elect Donald Trump says no to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal.

Huge challenges still facing Vietnam's economy

Huge challenges still facing Vietnam's economy

It has been five years since the economic restructuring programme was launched, and despite some improvements to the Vietnamese economy, there has been little change in the growth model.

Vietnam economy breaks glass ceiling

Vietnam economy breaks glass ceiling

Vietnam is expected to see the highest growth within ASEAN through 2017, thanks to its strong performance in manufacturing and foreign direct investment.