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Party official meets with IMF specialists in Hanoi

Party official meets with IMF specialists in Hanoi

Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Commission on Economic Affairs Nguyen Van Binh had a meeting with a delegation of specialists from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Hanoi on March 30.

Bright prospects for steel firms despite challenges

Bright prospects for steel firms despite challenges

Vietnam’s listed steel companies can achieve higher growth in 2017 despite a volatile and predictable international market if they optimise operations and exploit missing links in the sector’s supply chain, experts said on March 13.

Economic outlook appears healthy

Economic outlook appears healthy

Vietnam has just entered 2017, but already market analysts are trying to predict the trends of the next 12 months. Senior economist Le Xuan Nghia, director of the Business Development Institute, provides an insight about monetary and financial market movements in the new-year.

Italy prior to a referendum

Italy prior to a referendum

VOV.VN - Italian people will vote for or against constitutional reforms on December 4. The referendum result will impact Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s political career and Italy’s political stability.

IMF: Indonesia economy to grow 5.1% in 2017

IMF: Indonesia economy to grow 5.1% in 2017

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has forecasted Indonesia’s economic growth will reach 5.1% in 2017, mostly driven by domestic expenditure and private investment.

Vietnam determined to accelerate economic restructuring

Vietnam determined to accelerate economic restructuring

The Party and Government of Vietnam consistently pursue the goal of stabilising macro-economy, heed growth quality, and accelerate economic restructuring, especially bad debts and banking system, head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh said.

IMF gives warning of debt distress in Vietnam's future

IMF gives warning of debt distress in Vietnam's future

The International Monetary Fund has warned Vietnam’s government about a growing budget deficit and public debt, largely due to a big rise in recurrent expenditure and ineffective usage of public investment.

Industry slide imperils GDP growth goal

Industry slide imperils GDP growth goal

Slow industrial development will be one of the key factors posing a challenge to the economy in reaching its growth target of 6.7% this year.

EU leaders tell Britain to exit swiftly, markets steadier

EU leaders tell Britain to exit swiftly, markets steadier

European leaders told Britain on June 28 to act quickly to resolve the political and economic confusion unleashed by its vote to leave the European Union last week, after the IMF said the uncertainty could put pressure on global economic growth.

Measures proposed to manage public debt level

Measures proposed to manage public debt level

Public investments that exceed the State budget’s payment capacity should not be implemented, Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung said, referring to it as one of a string of measures to ensure public debt stays within safety limits.

IMF positively evaluates Vietnam macro-economy

IMF positively evaluates Vietnam macro-economy

Vietnam has maintained macroeconomic stability, recorded good economic growth, and curbed inflation at a low level, creating a foundation for stronger development in the near future, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) evaluated.