Vietnam resolves over VND138 trillion of bad debt: central bank

Vietnam resolves over VND138 trillion of bad debt: central bank

NDO - More than VND138 trillion (approximately US$5.9 billion) of bad debt has been resolved by Vietnamese banks as of June 30, according to an official with the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).  (Aug 29, 2018 10:51:15)


Vietnam should take action to prevent external economic shocks

  Aug 16, 2018 11:35:24
NDO - The global economy is becoming uncertain and unpredictable while the Vietnamese economy is increasingly open in terms of capital flows, trade and prices. This fact requires Vietnam to remain steadfast in maintaining macroeconomic stability and enhancing the capacity to deal with external shocks. 

Optimistic about economic prospects in remaining months of 2018

  Aug 14, 2018 17:30:40
NDO - The beginning of the third quarter of 2018 is the time when financial institutions and organisations produce forecasts for Vietnam's economic growth for the second half of 2018 and the whole year, in addition to offering recommendations on policies and governance.  

Qatar National Bank names Vietnam as Asia’s newest ‘tiger’ economy

  Aug 14, 2018 11:14:44
NDO/VNA – The latest ‘tiger’ economy in Asia is Vietnam as the country emerges as one of the world’s fastest growing economies, said the Qatar National Bank (QNB) in its weekly ‘economic commentary’ published on 

Seminar on developing real estate in Vietnam

  Aug 11, 2018 17:47:40
NDO – A seminar on developing real estate in Vietnam, named ‘Vision and Prospect’, was held by the Vietnam Economic Times in Ho Chi Minh City on August 11, featuring the participation of 300 leaders and enterprises. 

Vietnam’s growth potential is strong: Moody’s

  Aug 10, 2018 15:04:02
NDO/VNA – Moody’s Investor Services projected Vietnam’s annual GDP growth to stay at around 6.4% during the 2018-2022 period in its latest report issued on August 10.  

Over 90% of Vietnamese lychee exported to China

  Aug 09, 2018 18:05:20
NDO - Vietnam exported over 83,500 tonnes of fresh lychee to China worth more than US$33.9 million in the 2018 lychee season.  

More organic products needed to boost agro exports to EU

  Aug 07, 2018 18:07:39
NDO/VNA – Experts have recommended that Vietnamese firms develop organic products for export to the EU, considering it a measure to boost the shipment of farm produce to this demanding market. 

Vietnam PM asks for criteria to assess economic reform

  Aug 02, 2018 16:09:22
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for a set of criteria to evaluate the economic restructuring effort during the 2016-2020 period in order to make Vietnam’s economic growth more sustainable.  

Vietnam posts nearly US$5 billion worth of wood exports in seven months

  Aug 02, 2018 12:46:07
NDO - The export revenue of wood and wooden products was estimated at US$4.8 billion in the first seven months of this year, an increase of 11.6% compared to the same period in 2017, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has announced. 

South Central coastal agricultural fair kicks off

  Aug 02, 2018 11:18:25
NDO – The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Binh Dinh provincial People’s Committee opened a fair in Quy Nhon city, on August 1, to display and promote agricultural, forestry and aquatic products from the South Central coastal region. 

Vietnam takes lead in PMI rankings

  Aug 02, 2018 10:21:30
NDO/VNA – Vietnam maintained its lead in the ASEAN Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rankings, registering another solid improvement in its goods-producing sector in July, the latest survey from Nikkei’s IHS Markit revealed on August 1.  

Vietnam - Cambodia agreement on double taxation avoidance ratified

  Aug 02, 2018 09:54:08
NDO/VNA – The Government has ratified the agreement on double taxation avoidance and income tax evasion prevention between Vietnam and Cambodia.  

Seven-month retail sales boosted by growing consumption demand

  Jul 31, 2018 11:58:39
NDO – Besides the impressive growth of the index of industrial production, trade and service activities were also bustling in the first seven months of this year due to increasing consumption demand.  

HCM City, Los Angeles establish sustainable economic alliance

  Jul 30, 2018 20:56:08
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City and Los Angeles have established an economic alliance to promote the cooperation and sharing of information in solar energy development and infrastructure investment.