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Observers update year-end estimate

Observers update year-end estimate

International organisations are continuing to show optimistic forecasts about Vietnam’s whole-year growth, with the country remaining one of the region’s top performers thanks to strong production recovery.

Measures sought to lure more int’l arrivals

Measures sought to lure more int’l arrivals

Representatives from ministries, sectors, and firms gathered at a conference in Hanoi on October 17 to seek ways to promote tourism and attract international visitors.

HSBC raises growth forecast to 6.6%

HSBC raises growth forecast to 6.6%

HSBC has revised its growth forecast for Vietnam this year up to 6.6 percent, days after data from the General Statistics Office showed the economy grew 7.46 percent in the third quarter year-on-year; its strongest third-quarter growth since 2010.

Ceramics exports regain growth

Ceramics exports regain growth

VOV.VN - Ceramics exports began rising in August after two consecutive months seeing a decline, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Solutions for achieving growth with limited budget

Solutions for achieving growth with limited budget

The Vietnamese economy is facing a major contradiction as it is striving for economic growth but the national budget is very limited. Neutralising this conflict and bringing about a higher growth rate is definitely not an easy question.

Cashew exports in eight months fetch US$2.2 billion

Cashew exports in eight months fetch US$2.2 billion

Cashew exports fetched US$2.2 billion in the first eight months of 2017, a rise of 24.9 percent from the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Ho Chi Minh City’s economy on steady growth track

Ho Chi Minh City’s economy on steady growth track

Ho Chi Minh City’s economy continued its steady growth in the first eight months this year, said the municipal authorities during a working session reviewing the city’s performance in the period on September 5.

Industrial index up 6.5 per cent in seven months

Industrial index up 6.5 per cent in seven months

Vietnam’s Index of Industrial Production (IIP) posted a 6.5 per cent year-on-year increase in the first seven months of the year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

VOV.VN - Vietnamese imports of corn for the six months leading up to July 2017 jumped 5.6% year-on-year to 3.53 million tons, continuing last year’s upward tick, according to a report by the Crop Production Department.

Lao Cai urged to boost its growth

Lao Cai urged to boost its growth

President Tran Dai Quang has asked authorities of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai to take synchronous measures to improve growth quality and promote economic development in a more rapid and sustainable manner.

Pioneers in tourism receive recognition from VNAT

Pioneers in tourism receive recognition from VNAT

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism ceremoniously presented awards today (July 8) to honour outstanding pioneers who have been actively involved in the growth and development of the country’s tourism industry.

Production improvement needed to fulfill GDP growth target

Production improvement needed to fulfill GDP growth target

Deputies to the 14th National Assembly have agreed that the Government should continue creating favourable conditions for investors and boosting production, especially in industry and services, to achieve the tough set GDP growth target of 6.7 percent for 2017.

PM calls for efforts to achieve growth target of 6.7 percent

PM calls for efforts to achieve growth target of 6.7 percent

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested ministries and sectors to make greater efforts in order to achieve a growth rate of 6.7 percent in 2017, thus contributing to the accomplishment of growth target set for 2016-2020 by the Central Party Committee and the National Assembly.

M&A in real estate hikes early in year

M&A in real estate hikes early in year

The number of mergers and acquisitions in Vietnam’s real estate market has increased considerably in the first four months of this year, and the figure is expected to see continued growth throughout 2017.

Growth in the Vietnam private sector slows in 2017

Growth in the Vietnam private sector slows in 2017

VOV.VN - The latest growth indicator published by the General Statistics Office has revealed that growth in the Vietnam private sector slowed in the three months leading to April 2017.