Thailand: JSCCIB lifts GDP growth forecast to 0.5 – 1.5 percent in 2021 World

Thailand: JSCCIB lifts GDP growth forecast to 0.5 – 1.5 percent in 2021

The Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking (JSCCIB) of Thailand has raised its GDP growth forecast to 0.5 – 1.5 percent in 2021 from the previous projection of 0 – 1 percent as the country expects better business prospects stemming from the reopening and stimulus measures.
Vietnam targets 6-6.5 GDP growth in 2022 Politics

Vietnam targets 6-6.5 GDP growth in 2022

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has presented to the National Assembly a draft socio-economic development plan for 2022 which aims for a GDP growth of at about 6-6.5 percent in 2022.
Measures suggested to boost GDP growth amid COVID-19 Business

Measures suggested to boost GDP growth amid COVID-19

The General Statistics Office (GSO) has proposed the Government prioritise effective pandemic prevention and control, and continue aid packages for enterprises in a bid to boost GDP growth given difficulties caused by COVID-19.
Vietnam strives for GDP growth of 6.5-7 percent annually during 2021-2025 Business

Vietnam strives for GDP growth of 6.5-7 percent annually during 2021-2025

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) is coordinating with relevant ministries, sectors and localities to study and build a programme on economic recovery and development in association with improvement of the economy’s internal capacity and self-reliance by 2023, with a goal to achieve an annual average GDP growth rate of 6.5-7 percent during 2021-2025.
GDP growth in nine months - a success of Vietnam amid severe COVID-19 impacts  ​ Business

GDP growth in nine months - a success of Vietnam amid severe COVID-19 impacts ​

A 1.42 percent year-on-year growth in gross domestic product (GDP) was recorded in the first nine months of this year in the context of prolonged social distancing measures as part of COVID-19 prevention and control efforts affecting all areas of the Vietnamese economy. Experts said the result is a great success of the country amid the pandemic situation.
Vietnam holds upbeat growth potential despite COVID-19: VEIL Business

Vietnam holds upbeat growth potential despite COVID-19: VEIL

Vietnam’s first half growth demonstrates the underlying strength of the economy, which will provide a platform for the country's growth once its new COVID-19 outbreaks are contained, said Stanley Chou, Chair of the Vietnam Enterprise Investments Limited (VEIL).