Vietnamese economy recovers rapidly thanks to drastic actions: IMF expert
Vietnamese economy recovers rapidly thanks to drastic actions: IMF expert

Vietnam's economy recovered rapidly in the first half of 2024 after a challenging period at the end of 2022 and early 2023, thanks to its government’s drastic actions, according to Paulo Medas, head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s 2024 Article IV Mission to Vietnam.

Vietnamese economy recovers rapidly thanks to drastic actions: IMF expert
Vietnam advertising festival opens in Binh Duong province
Vietnam advertising festival opens in Binh Duong province

The Vietnam Advertising Festival opened in the southern province of Binh Duong on July 11, drawing the participation of more than 600 representatives from the Government agencies, organisations, enterprises and experts in the sector.

Vietnam advertising festival opens in Binh Duong province
Da Nang businesses strengthen trade connectivity in RoK
Da Nang businesses strengthen trade connectivity in RoK

VOV.VN - A trade exchange programme was held on July 11 in the Republic of Korea (RoK) to enhance connectivity between Da Nang businesses and Korean firms in Deagu City, according to the Department of Industry and Trade of Da Nang City.

Da Nang businesses strengthen trade connectivity in RoK
Malaysia to boost exports to Vietnam
Malaysia to boost exports to Vietnam

The Malaysian Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry (MITI) on July 11 announced that the country has secured potential exports worth RM3.3 billion (about US$717 million) to Vietnam.

Malaysia to boost exports to Vietnam
Exporters advised to update trade policies of Singapore
Exporters advised to update trade policies of Singapore

The Vietnam Trade Office in Singapore has advised Vietnamese exporters to carefully study and keep updated on new regulations in Singapore, a market that is becoming more cautious in trade policy, in order to further exploit this market.

Exporters advised to update trade policies of Singapore
Vietnam sees surge in mobile money adoption with 8.8 million users
Vietnam sees surge in mobile money adoption with 8.8 million users

By the end of May 2024, the number of Mobile Money users in Vietnam surpassed 8.8 million, marking a 3.3% increase from the previous month. Notably, nearly 280,000 points now accept Mobile Money as a payment method.

Vietnam sees surge in mobile money adoption with 8.8 million users
Vietjet reaches agreement to enhance Vietnam-Laos air transport connectivity
Vietjet reaches agreement to enhance Vietnam-Laos air transport connectivity

Vietnamese airline Vietjet and the Ministry of Public Works and Transport of Laos on July 11 announced an agreement to boost air transport connectivity between Vietnam and Laos.

Vietjet reaches agreement to enhance Vietnam-Laos air transport connectivity
PM urges thorough study for North-South high-speed railway project
PM urges thorough study for North-South high-speed railway project

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on July 11 requested relevant ministries and agencies to consult experts and scientists, and learn from international experiences to quickly complete the building of the North-South high-speed railway project.

PM urges thorough study for North-South high-speed railway project
Vietnam remains important investment destination in medium, long terms: MPI
Vietnam remains important investment destination in medium, long terms: MPI

In foreign investors' eyes, Vietnam remains an important investment destination in the medium and long terms amidst the ongoing global supply chain restructuring, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Vietnam remains important investment destination in medium, long terms: MPI
This year's credit growth target achievable: experts
This year's credit growth target achievable: experts

As of June 30, credit expanded 6% compared to the end of 2023 while total outstanding loans approximated VND14.4 quadrillion (US$563.3 billion), a positive signal showing this year's credit growth target of 14 - 15% is within reach, experts said. ​

This year's credit growth target achievable: experts