Major projects drive recovery of FDI inflow

Major projects drive recovery of FDI inflow

NDO - In the first quarter of 2021, foreign direct investment (FDI) pledges to Vietnam recorded positive growth for the first time since the flare-up of the Covid-19 pandemic. (12 hours ago)


Vietnam’s stock market capitalisation reaches 90.3% of GDP

  Apr 05, 2021 12:35:03
NDO - The capitalisation of Vietnam’s stock market has reached VND5.6 quadrillion (US$242.7 billion) as of the end of February 2021, equivalent to 90.3% of GDP, according to the State Securities Commission. 

Enhancing creative innovation to seize opportunities for growth

  Apr 02, 2021 16:34:52
NDO - The crisis caused by the Covid-19 epidemic marked a turning point in the digital transformation of many businesses, based on the core element of building a solid technological foundation and promoting technical innovation initiatives. 

Fitch upgrades Vietnam's outlook to positive, citing resilience to Covid-19

  Apr 02, 2021 10:18:56
NDO - Credit ratings agency Fitch Ratings has revised Vietnam’s outlook from stable to positive, attributing its decision to the country’s growth and the resilience of public finances to the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Continuing to take advantage of EVFTA's effectiveness

  Mar 31, 2021 17:34:31
NDO – Impressive figures on export growth to the EU market show that Vietnamese enterprises have initially approached and take advantage of opportunities arising from the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA). However, this agreement is not the "universal key" for Vietnamese goods to be increasingly exported to this high potential but very difficult market. In order to continue to effectively implement EVFTA, Government, ministries, branches and especially the business community still have a lot of work to do. 

Ho Chi Minh City: US$224.61 million committed to industrial parks in Q1

  Mar 31, 2021 17:29:41
NDO – In the first three months of 2021, total investment capital, including newly licensed and adjusted industrial parks in Ho Chi Minh City reached US$224.61, 40.84% of the plan, up 66.34% compared to 2020. 

Vietnam’s farming exports up 19.7% in first quarter

  Mar 31, 2021 16:01:32
NDO - Vietnam exported US$10.61 billion worth of agricultural, forestry and fishery products in the first quarter of 2021, up 19.7% compared with the same period last year. 

Measures to reduce cargo congestion at northern borders

  Mar 30, 2021 17:37:15
NDO – Since its arrival, the COVID-19 pandemic has greatly affected the import and export of Vietnamese goods through the border gates with China. 

Ho Chi Minh City: CPI down 0.33% in March

  Mar 30, 2021 16:52:28
NDO - Ho Chi Minh City’s consumer price index (CPI) fell 0.33% in March from the previous month and the average CPI in the first three months of the year rose 0.84% over the same period in 2020, according to the city’s Statistics Office. 

Forestry exports up 41.5% in Q1

  Mar 30, 2021 11:47:39
NDO/VNA – Vietnam earned about US$1.52 billion from wood and forestry exports in March, raising the value in the first three months of this year to over US$3.94 billion, up 41.5% year-on-year. 

Vietnam-UK trade deal to officially take effect from May

  Mar 30, 2021 11:04:27
NDO/VNA - Vietnam will announce to the UK side its ratification of the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) this month, so the deal can officially come into force from May 1. 

Vietnam racks up trade surplus of US$2.03 billion in first quarter

  Mar 30, 2021 11:04:06
NDO – Vietnam’s trade balance posted positive in the first quarter of 2021, at US$2.03 billion, the General Statistics Office said on March 29. 

Building a strong national brand

  Mar 29, 2021 17:53:10
NDO – In the current economy, the more national goods or brands dominate the larger international market, the more a country is powerful. 

Vietnam’s GDP estimated to expand 4.48% in Q1

  Mar 29, 2021 17:49:41
MDO/VNA – Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2021 is estimated to rise 4.48%, higher than 3.68% recorded in the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) General Director Nguyen Thi Huong reported at a press conference on March 29. 

March CPI inches up 1.16%, lowest yearly rise in 5 years

  Mar 29, 2021 17:48:02
NDO/VNA – The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in March inched up 1.16% from the same period last year, the lowest rise since 2016, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).