Up to 83.3 percent of FAST500 firms optimistic about 2022 outlook Business

Up to 83.3 percent of FAST500 firms optimistic about 2022 outlook

Some 83.3 percent of the 500 fastest-growing companies in Vietnam (FAST500) are optimistic about the outlook and growth opportunities of the domestic market this year, given that the economy is on course to recover to the pre-pandemic level, according a recent survey conducted by Vietnam Report.
ADB revises down growth outlook for Vietnam Videos

ADB revises down growth outlook for Vietnam

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has lowered its forecast of Vietnam’s GDP growth in 2021 to 5.8 percent from its previous prediction of 6.7 percent in April, as the fourth wave of COVID-19 infections hampers the country's recovery.
 ADB revises down growth outlook for Vietnam Business

ADB revises down growth outlook for Vietnam

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has lowered its forecast of Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth in 2021 to 5.8 percent from its previous prediction of 6.7 percent in April, as the fourth wave of COVID-19 infections hampers the country's recovery.
2021 economic outlook remains positive despite COVID-19 resurgence Business

2021 economic outlook remains positive despite COVID-19 resurgence

Despite the complexity of the fourth COVID-19 wave, Vietnam’s GDP growth is forecast to exceed 6.5 percent this year on the back of surging industrial production and global economic recovery, according to Assoc. Prof. and PhD Dinh Trong Thinh, a senior economist from the Academy of Finance.
Thailand’s economy forecast to grow 2.5 percent in 2021 World

Thailand’s economy forecast to grow 2.5 percent in 2021

Thailand's gross domestic product (GDP) growth is forecast at 2.5 percent this year, provided that the government maintains strict measures to contain new COVID-19 infections until February, said Krungthai Compass – a research unit of the Krungthai Bank.
Bright growth outlook forecast for ASEAN+3 in 2020 World

Bright growth outlook forecast for ASEAN+3 in 2020

The ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) paints a positive economic outlook for the ASEAN region, China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea (RoK), projecting their growth to hit 4.9 percent in 2020.
ADB revises down Laos’ economic growth outlook World

ADB revises down Laos’ economic growth outlook

Laos’ economic growth will be moderate in 2019 and 2020, projected to be at 6.2 percent, slightly lower than April forecast of 6.5 percent, according to a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
Vietnam’s economy remains resilient: ADB Business

Vietnam’s economy remains resilient: ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has predicted that Vietnam’s economy will maintain healthy growth in 2019 and 2020 at 6.8 percent and 6.7 percent, respectively, after growing robustly at 7.1 percent last year.
Laos’ economic growth outlook stable for 2019, 2020 World

Laos’ economic growth outlook stable for 2019, 2020

Economic growth in Laos is expected to remain stable in 2019 and 2020 – backed by the expansion of the agriculture, energy, industry, and service sectors – according to the Vientiane Times’ quoting of the latest report of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on April 4.