Experts outline Vietnam’s growth prospects for next five years

Experts outline Vietnam’s growth prospects for next five years

NDO - Economic experts, representatives of international organisations, trade associations and businesses gathered at a workshop held January 20 to discuss the outlook for the Vietnamese economy in the 2021-2025 period. (Jan 20, 2021 16:32:20)


Vietnam determined to fulfil socio-economic development goals in 2021

  Jan 14, 2021 15:55:48
NDO – The positive achievements in socio-economic development in 2020 amid the prevalence of COVID-19 have offered Vietnam a further premise for the successful realisation of its socio-economic development targets this year. 

Vietnamese economy: a look back at 35 years of reform

  Jan 14, 2021 10:51:45
NDO - Vietnam began its Doi Moi reform and international integration as a backward and closed economy 35 years ago. Today it has become a middle-income country with a dynamic and highly open market economy recording relatively high and inclusive growth, ensuring that all benefit from the fruits of growth. 

Fruit and vegetable exports hit over US$3.2 billion in 2020

  Jan 12, 2021 18:22:54
NDO/VNA – Vietnam earned US$3.26 billion from exporting fruit and vegetables in 2020, a year-on-year decline of 13%, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has reported. 

Measures to make Vietnam’s stock market the main channel for mobilising capital

  Jan 11, 2021 11:05:33
NDO - Vietnam’s stock market has been witnessing explosive trading sessions that have been exceeding all expectations. The trading volume of recent sessions has continually set new records, with the first session of 2021 hitting VND18.580 trillion (over US$800 million). 

Planning-investment sector sets tasks for 2021

  Jan 09, 2021 09:37:31
NDO/VNA – The planning and investment sector has sketched out 13 major tasks for 2021, focusing on introducing measures to support the implementation of socio-economic targets in the 2021-2025 period, economic restructuring, and renovation of the growth model. 

Vietnamese, US officials talk economic, trade issues

  Jan 09, 2021 09:37:25
NDO/VNA – Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh, who is also Chairman of the Vietnam - US Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council, has held phone talks with US Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer to discuss bilateral economic and trade issues. 

Vietnam sees 2,100 new enterprises in first week of 2021

  Jan 08, 2021 16:13:11
NDO - An estimated 2,100 enterprises were established in the first week of 2021, after the 2020 Law on Enterprises began to take effect, up 46% from the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI). 

Central bank targets credit growth of 12 percent in 2021

  Jan 08, 2021 11:23:46
NDO/VNA – The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) targets a credit growth rate of 12 percent in 2021, equivalent to the growth of 12.13 percent last year, according to SBV Deputy Governor Dao Minh Tu. 

Rice export turnover up 10% in 2020

  Jan 06, 2021 16:19:43
NDO/VNA – Vietnam earned over US$3 billion from exporting rice in 2020, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA), a year-on-year increase of more than 10%. 

Continuing the success of exports

  Jan 06, 2021 10:13:38
NDO - 2020 was an extremely difficult year for the domestic and global economies due to the negative impacts of Covid-19 and global trade disruption. But Vietnamese exports recorded an impressive performance, becoming a bright spot and laying the foundation for a firm economic recovery in 2021. 

Central Economic Commission launches new tasks for 2021

  Jan 05, 2021 17:34:07
NDO – The Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission reviewed its operations in 2020 and launched new tasks for the new year at a conference held in Hanoi on January 5. 

Workshop reviews Vietnam’s economic performance in 2020

  Jan 05, 2021 16:32:50
NDO - The Institute of Economics and Finance under the Academy of Finance held a workshop on January 5 to review Vietnam’s economic performance in 2020 and make forecasts for 2021. 

National Strategy on Fourth Industrial Revolution issued

  Jan 05, 2021 13:59:22
NDO/VNA – The Prime Minister has issued the National Strategy on the Fourth Industrial Revolution by 2030 to fulfil goals set in the Politburo’s Resolution 52-NQ/TW that outlines policies guiding Vietnam’s active involvement in the revolution. 

How to ignite the night-time economy in Vietnam

  Jan 05, 2021 11:01:56
NDO - Vietnam boasts multiple qualities for a night-time economy to grow, including a rich culture, superb foods, a young population and many deeply integrated cities.