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External relations effectively fuel Vietnam’s growth

External relations effectively fuel Vietnam’s growth

An external policy of peace, self-reliance, multilateralising and diversifying ties has allowed Vietnam to maintain peace and expand equal and win-win cooperation with big countries globally to serve its nation building and defence.

Can Tho City seeks export growth

Can Tho City seeks export growth

Can Tho authorities plan to ensure export value by promoting processing and manufacturing projects, including garment factories, footwear plants and the Vietnam-Republic of Korea Industrial Technology Incubation project.

Vietnam faces headwinds to meet full-year growth target

Vietnam faces headwinds to meet full-year growth target

Signs of slowdown appeared across all sectors of the Vietnamese economy in the first half of 2016, with overall GDP growth reaching only 5.52%, significantly lower than the rate of 6.32% during the same period last year.

Agricultural sector focuses on recovering growth

Agricultural sector focuses on recovering growth

The agricultural sector must seek all possible ways to recover its growth, not only for the second half of this year but for years to come, said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat at a meeting with the press on June 16.

G7 vows growth, fudges FX, frets DPRK, Russia, China

G7 vows growth, fudges FX, frets DPRK, Russia, China

The Group of Seven industrial powers pledged on May 27 to seek strong global growth, while papering over differences on currencies and stimulus policies and expressing concern over the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Russia and maritime disputes involving China.

Vietnam GDP called robust, growth expected

Vietnam GDP called robust, growth expected

Vietnam’s GDP growth is forecast to be robust in 2016 and 2017, possibly outperforming other countries in the region, according to international banks.

Foreign arrivals to Vietnam up 20%

Foreign arrivals to Vietnam up 20%

VOV.VN - Around 2.459 million foreigners visited Vietnam in the first three months of this year, a year-on-year rise of 19.9%, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).

HCM City: Industry expands, targeting 7% growth

HCM City: Industry expands, targeting 7% growth

Ho Chi Minh City’s industrial development index in 2015 saw higher growth than in previous years, especially by four key industries, with the ratio of the processing and manufacturing sectors increasing and the labour-intensive and polluting industries decreasing.

Vietnam aims to rise to ASEAN top half by 2020

Vietnam aims to rise to ASEAN top half by 2020

Vietnam is striving to boost its development in the ASEAN bloc and rise to the upper half within five years, according to the country's latest strategy on international integration.

Standard Chartered firms up Vietnam’s integration to boost growth

London-based Standard Chartered Bank sees Vietnam’s strong efforts to embrace regional and global economic integration as a boost to its business in the country, where it is fully committed to investing in the nation’s growth through a robust and sound long-term strategy.

Affordable housing key to Vietnam’s goals of increased productivity

Affordable housing key to Vietnam’s goals of increased productivity

(VOV) - As Vietnam continues to urbanize rapidly, adequate supply of affordable housing will be integral to achieving national development targets and enabling the country to maintain a high rate of growth, with cities contributing a growing share of jobs and GDP.

NA sets 6.7% GDP growth target for 2016

NA sets 6.7% GDP growth target for 2016

The National Assembly approved a resolution on the socio-economic development plan for 2016, which sets the goal of a 6.7% increase in gross domestic product (GDP), on November 10.

Quang Ninh province moves to promote FDI

Quang Ninh province moves to promote FDI

(VOV) - The Investment Promotion Agency of Quang Ninh province on October 5 held a seminar in an aggressive move to promote foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in the province that drew a large gathering of foreign companies.