Vietnam’s credit growth hits 9.52% in first nine months

Vietnam’s credit growth hits 9.52% in first nine months

NDO – The total credit into the Vietnamese economy as of September 20 rose 9.52% against the end of 2017, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). (Oct 01, 2018 16:33:51)


Nine-month GDP growth highest in eight years

  Sep 28, 2018 15:36:47
NDO/VNA – The GDP growth rate for the January-September period was 6.98%, the highest for the same period over the past eight years, the General Statistics Office announced on September 28. 

FTA a major to boost Russian exports and investments in Vietnam

  Sep 28, 2018 11:16:36
NDO - Two years have elapsed since the Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union Free Trade Agreement came into effect, Russian businesses have been taking advantage of the cuts to import tariffs to boost the export of their goods to the Southeast Asian market where they see demand for Russian products are on the rise. 

Forestry exports reach US$ 6.64 billion

  Sep 26, 2018 17:48:40
NDO – The export value of key forestry products is estimated at US$ 6.64 billion for the first nine months of the year, meeting 73.77% of the yearly plan and a rise of 14% annually. 

ADB downgrades Vietnam’s outlook but says growth remains robust

  Sep 26, 2018 15:54:31
NDO - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has revised down its GDP growth forecast for Vietnam in 2018 to 6.9% from a previous estimate of 7.1% but noted that Vietnam’s economy continued to perform strongly despite domestic and external challenges. 

Fruit and vegetable exports expected to hit US$4 billion

  Sep 25, 2018 11:07:32
NDO - Vietnam's fruit and vegetable exports are on course to exceed US$4 billion in 2018, with a strong annual growth rate of more than 14%. 

Vietnam’s GDP predicted to grow by 6.7% in 2018

  Sep 25, 2018 10:43:44
NDO - The Vietnamese economy is expected to expand by 6.7% in 2018, according to an estimate by the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI). 

Coordination mechanism needed to facilitate development of key economic regions: economists

  Sep 25, 2018 06:33:23
NDO – Vietnam has made progress in promoting socio-economic development in key economic regions (KERs) across the country, however, a coordination mechanism is needed to further promote KERs’ rapid and sustainable growth, thus contributing to improving the effectiveness of Vietnam’s economic restructuring. 

Minister: Economic shake-up crucial for fulfilling socio-economic targets

  Sep 24, 2018 20:07:07
NDO/VNA – Economic restructuring should be channelled more specifically to realise the socio-economic targets set by the National Assembly, not only for 2018 but also for the following years, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung. 

Work begins on Song Luy 1 solar power plant in Binh Thuan

  Sep 24, 2018 11:25:05
NDO – The Binh Thuan Solar Power Investment Joint Stock Company began construction of the Song Luy 1 solar power plant, on September 23, in the central coastal province of Binh Thuan. 

Vietnam had over half a million enterprises in 2017: survey

  Sep 19, 2018 17:30:04
NDO - There were nearly 517,900 enterprises in Vietnam in 2017, up 51.6% from 2012, with 505,000 already in operation, generating revenues and paying taxes, according to a survey conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Vietnam pursues open trade, investment environment: official

  Sep 19, 2018 12:59:54
NDO/VNA – Vietnam is determined to build an open trade and investment environment and welcomes all European investors and entrepreneurs to do business in the country, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh has said. 

Vietnam seafood exports to ASEAN expected to reach US$1 billion soon

  Sep 19, 2018 12:56:27
NDO/VNA – With its continuous growth over the past 10 years, ASEAN has become an important market for Vietnamese seafood, and the prospect of US$1 billion worth of yearly seafood export revenue is reachable. 

ASOSAI Governing Board meets in Hanoi

  Sep 18, 2018 21:46:35
NDO/VNA – The 52nd meeting of the Governing Board of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) took place in Hanoi on September 19 under the co-chair of ASOSAI Chairperson Madinah Binti Mohamad and Secretary General Choe Jeahyeong. 

Vietnam in search of new growth drivers

  Sep 15, 2018 11:10:28
NDO - Vietnam is halfway through its economic restructuring plan for the 2016-2020 period, with such bright spots as macroeconomic stability, a recovery to high growth and improved growth quality.