ANZ expert optimistic about Vietnamese economy outlook Business

ANZ expert optimistic about Vietnamese economy outlook

The Vietnamese government’s commitment to broad-based economic reforms bodes well for the country’s longer term prospects and look to have it on the path to upper middle-income status, held Khoon Goh, head of Asia Research at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ).
Myanmar strives to lure foreign investment World

Myanmar strives to lure foreign investment

State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi on January 28 urged global investors to pour their money into Myanmar, seeking to offset the negative impact of the Rohingya crisis and slow pace of economic reforms.
Conference highlights financial inclusion for income balance Business

Conference highlights financial inclusion for income balance

Financial development with a focus on financial inclusion for people of all incomes will be the key for stable economic development, Vice Rector of HCM City Open University Nguyen Minh Ha said at Vietnam’s Business & Economics Research Conference that ends on July 24.
Business boom after reforms: VCCI Chairman Business

Business boom after reforms: VCCI Chairman

The Government hopes to attract 135,000 new firms in 2018. Vu Tien Loc, Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), said this was achievable, but would require quick reforms.
Vietnam consistent in enhancing trade ties with US Business

Vietnam consistent in enhancing trade ties with US

The official US visit of PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc from May 29-31 demonstrates Vietnam’s consistent policy on enhancing trade relations with the US, which has been Vietnam’s top trade partners for the past 10 consecutive years.
Australian minister applauds Vietnam’s economic reforms Business

Australian minister applauds Vietnam’s economic reforms

The results of Vietnam’s “doimoi” (reforms) have been stunning, with average annual economic growth per person at 5.5 percent since 1990, among the highest in Asia, according to Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo.
Oversight key to SOE reform Business

Oversight key to SOE reform

Strengthening financial supervision of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) is key to improving their performance and enhancing the efficiency of State investments, experts said on November 29.