Bright economy dimmed by public debt: report Business

Bright economy dimmed by public debt: report

Vietnam experienced a relatively stable macroeconomic situation in 2017, in accordance with general global economic trends, but experts warned there will be obstacles to maintaining such momentum in the turbulent environment of 2018, according to a report by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR).
Vietnam warned of increasing dependence on foreign capital Business

Vietnam warned of increasing dependence on foreign capital

Indexes for 2017 second quarter reflected Vietnam’s increasing dependence on foreign direct investment (FDI), said the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) in its recent report on the performance of the economy in the quarter.
Revise GDP goal despite Q3 bump: experts Business

Revise GDP goal despite Q3 bump: experts

Economic growth this year would climb up to 6 percent on the back of recovery signs shown in the third quarter, falling short of the 6.7 percent target set by the Government.
Vietnamese overseas deposits skyrocket Business

Vietnamese overseas deposits skyrocket

Vietnamese deposits overseas, which were previously negligible, skyrocketed to hit 7.3 billion USD as of the third quarter of 2015, it was reported at a conference in Hanoi on April 12.