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Economic growth projected to reach about 7% in 2021

Economic growth projected to reach about 7% in 2021

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a directive on the building of plans for socio-economic development and State budget estimate for 2021, with a target of about 7% of economic growth for the year.

Night-time economy plan gets the go-ahead

Night-time economy plan gets the go-ahead

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a night-time economy development scheme, permitting services to operate overnight until 6am of the following day.

Half-year trade surplus hits US$4 billion despite COVID-19

Half-year trade surplus hits US$4 billion despite COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam has recorded a trade surplus of US$4 billion during the first half of the year despite the complex nature of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic globally, with figures revealing the trend is increasingly true among the country’s leading trade partners, according to the General Statistics Office.

Private investment adds fresh impetus to economic growth

Private investment adds fresh impetus to economic growth

VOV.VN - A number of obstacles concerning the national business climate should be removed in an attempt to attract greater private investment, which is considered one of the key drivers contributing to the country’s economic recovery following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to insiders.

Hanoi pledges best conditions for businesses, investors

Hanoi pledges best conditions for businesses, investors

VOV.VN - Hanoi is keen to cooperate with all investors and businesses for mutual benefit and shared development, Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung stated at a June 27 conference on investment promotion in the capital following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Vietnam likely to benefit from US$6 trillion FII wave

Vietnam likely to benefit from US$6 trillion FII wave

VOV.VN - Developed economies are expected to enjoy a US$6 trillion rise in stock markets globally, with the majority investing in emerging or marginal markets such as Vietnam in search of attractive returns following the peak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Vietnam could achieve economic growth of 5.2% this year

Vietnam could achieve economic growth of 5.2% this year

VOV.VN - The national economy is likely to enjoy a stellar growth rate of 5.2% this year if all-out efforts are made to achieve the figure, said Hoang Van Cuong, a National Assembly (NA) deputy from Hanoi and Vice Rector of the National Economics University (NEU), during the 14th NA’s ninth session in Hanoi on June 15.

DW: Vietnam upbeat about economic recovery

DW: Vietnam upbeat about economic recovery

Germany’s Deutsche Welle newswire recently ran an article saying that Vietnam still aims for an economic growth of 5% this year despite global economic crisis and likely recession in some of its neighbouring countries.

Chance emerges for Vietnam's more inclusive growth path: ILO

Chance emerges for Vietnam's more inclusive growth path: ILO

Despite difficulties brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, an opportunity is emerging for Vietnam to build the foundations of a more inclusive growth path, which leaves no one behind once recovery begins, according to the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Vietnam.

PM Phuc: Hanoi can serve as exemplary model for entire country

PM Phuc: Hanoi can serve as exemplary model for entire country

VOV.VN - Whilst attempting to tackle the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, Hanoi must strive to accomplish some of the basic objectives set out at the beginning of the year, with a specific focus on ensuring that economic growth, job creation, and budget revenue are maintained.

Economy growing against the flow

Economy growing against the flow

Despite serious blows from the the global health epidemic, Vietnam’s lowered economic growth this year is nevertheless expected to remain far higher than that of regional nations due to its great efforts to create a business-friendly climate, and the knock-on implications of free trade agreements.