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CNBC believes Vietnam will avoid recession after early containment measures

CNBC believes Vietnam will avoid recession after early containment measures

VOV.VN - Reputable business news channel CNBC of the United States quoted an economist on May 5 saying that Vietnam may successfully avert a recession later in the year due to the country returning to work and school following the successfully early implementation of measures against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

US remains largest buyer of Vietnam’s tra fish

US remains largest buyer of Vietnam’s tra fish

Vietnam’s tra fish exports to the United States in the first two months of the year totaled US$18.1 million, making the United States the largest buyer of Vietnamese tra fish, with exports expected to rise as US consumers seek to stock up on food during the coronavirus scare.

Bright spots for FDI inflows in 2020

Bright spots for FDI inflows in 2020

There is cause for optimism among business leaders in Vietnam and beyond in terms of foreign direct investment flows in 2020, with geopolitical and health factors leading to companies to formulate a plan B for operations.

Japanese firms wish to scale up business in Vietnam

Japanese firms wish to scale up business in Vietnam

Tidy profits have motivated around 64 percent of Japanese firms in Vietnam to consider expanding their business in the Southeast Asian country, according to the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO).

Exports to endure sluggish growth in remaining months

Exports to endure sluggish growth in remaining months

VOV.VN - It is predicted that export activities will not see any major fluctuations occurring during the remaining months of the year, due to the impact of the global economic slowdown, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

VFF President presents public opinions, petitions

VFF President presents public opinions, petitions

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man presented a report summarizing public opinions and petitions during the opening of the eighth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on October 21.

High-tech FDI shouldn’t be taken for granted

High-tech FDI shouldn’t be taken for granted

Vietnam has emerged as a destination for large tech firms as the trade dispute between the US and China continues to intensify with no end in sight. However, whether and how much Vietnam can take advantage of the shifting FDI flow out of China remains to be seen.

Vietnam - a growing electronics production base

Vietnam - a growing electronics production base

VOV.VN - Major original equipment manufacturers and contract assemblers contemplate moving production facilities out of China to lower-cost production bases in Southeast Asian countries, including Vietnam, to avoid high US tariffs on exports, a research entity from Fitch Group has stated.

US-China trade war to exert pressure on local production: official

US-China trade war to exert pressure on local production: official

Domestic production has faced strong competition as the US and China are increasing exports to Vietnam on the back of their escalating trade war, head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Trade Remedies Authority of Vietnam Le Trieu Dung said on August 9.

US-China trade war badly impacts Vietnam’s export: Expert

US-China trade war badly impacts Vietnam’s export: Expert

The escalating trade tension between the US and China will cause considerable impact on Vietnam’s export, according to Pham Tat Thang, head of the Institute for Trade Research under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Can Vietnam benefit from US-China trade war?

Can Vietnam benefit from US-China trade war?

The figures about imports/exports and investments in the first months of the year show that Vietnam did not receive big benefits from the trade war as estimated by some US agencies and media. In fact, the risks remain high.

Order shortages put apparel exports at risk

Order shortages put apparel exports at risk

VOV.VN - The widespread shortages of orders could hinder the local apparel sector from enjoying an export growth rate of at least 11 per cent during the second half of 2019, therefore putting the full-year export target at risk.