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Israeli press praises Vietnam’s foreign diplomacy, economic achievement

Israeli press praises Vietnam’s foreign diplomacy, economic achievement

Israeli press have spotlighted Vietnam’s policy for external diplomacy and its economic growth in the first eight months of this year on the occasion of the Southeast nation celebrating the 75th anniversary of its August Revolution (August 19) and National Day (September 2).

Public investment hits five-year high

Public investment hits five-year high

Public investment in August and the first eight months of this year increased 45.4% and 30.4% year-on-year, respectively, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

HCM City ready to welcome investment opportunities in new situation

HCM City ready to welcome investment opportunities in new situation

VOV.VN - Despite being significantly affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, the rate of foreign investment attraction in Ho Chi Minh City since the beginning of the year has continued to rise, especially with a spike in domestic investment occurring at industrial parks and export processing zones.

Vietnam good at taking advantage of crisis: WB expert

Vietnam good at taking advantage of crisis: WB expert

Vietnam has been always very good at taking advantage of crisis to accelerate reforms and move faster and grow better, Jacques Morisset, World Bank Lead Economist and Programme Leader for Vietnam, has said.

FDI inflows from Europe yet to shift into Vietnam

FDI inflows from Europe yet to shift into Vietnam

VOV.VN - Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows from Europe will initially be slow to move into Vietnam following the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) which entered into force on August 1.

Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July

Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July

Vietnam attracted US$3.15 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) and capital for share purchases in July, representing a rise of 79.8% against the same period last year and 76.2% against June, reported the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Oxford Economics forecast Vietnam’s GDP to grow 2.3% in 2020

Oxford Economics forecast Vietnam’s GDP to grow 2.3% in 2020

Vietnam’s effective containment of COVID-19 should allow it to make a quicker rebound than most other economies in the region and its GDP growth can be around 2.3% this year, Sian Fenner, an economist from Oxford Economics wrote in a July 14 report.

What VN needs to do to attract quality FDI after COVID-19

What VN needs to do to attract quality FDI after COVID-19

Speeding up infrastructure development and improving ease of doing business and vocational training are among things Vietnam should do to make itself more attractive to foreign investors post-COVID-19, according to investment fund VinaCapital.

Tax policies must support firms to boost revenue: official

Tax policies must support firms to boost revenue: official

The General Department of Taxation must hasten reforms to create a favourable environment for enterprises to recover their business from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic, which was critical to increase tax revenue, Deputy Minister of Finance Tran Xuan Ha has said.

EVFTA enhances price competitiveness for Vietnamese goods

EVFTA enhances price competitiveness for Vietnamese goods

VOV.VN - With strong commitments aimed at opening up new markets, the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to increase the price competitiveness faced by many Vietnamese goods when attempting to make inroads into the demanding EU market.

German paper lauds Vietnam’s economic prospects

German paper lauds Vietnam’s economic prospects

In an article posted on securities newswire boerse-online.de on July 7, author Sven Heckle praised Vietnam’s achievements in the fight against COVID-19 and its economic prospects.