GDP not an ideal indicator for growth, says Nobel laureate Business

GDP not an ideal indicator for growth, says Nobel laureate

About two years ago I read on Viet Nam News about the willingness of the Vietnamese Government to let foreign companies set up shop in Vietnam, which I think is a good idea in developing economies. In the initial stages, typically an economy doesn’t have all the skills needed for growth to get momentum.
PM: International integration gives momentum to economic growth Business

PM: International integration gives momentum to economic growth

The Government of Vietnam has consistently pursued a comprehensive integration policy with the focus placed on international economic integration, considering this as a motivation to promote economic reform, growth and development, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.
APEC 2017 creates new momentum for Vietnam’s deeper global integration Politics

APEC 2017 creates new momentum for Vietnam’s deeper global integration

The successful organisation of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum 2017 creates a new milestone in the process of international integration of Vietnam and demonstrates the country’s strategic vision toward the region, President Tran Dai Quang said at a ceremony to review the APEC Year 2017 in Hanoi on November 27.
VN Index hits trading value high Business

VN Index hits trading value high

Shares advanced for a third session on the HCM Stock Exchange on November 7 as property developers and energy firms were able to maintain momentum.
Party chief’s visits create new momentum for ties with Indonesia, Myanmar Politics

Party chief’s visits create new momentum for ties with Indonesia, Myanmar

The freshly-ended visits to Indonesia and Myanmar of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong marked a new milestone and created a new momentum for reinforcing political trust and boosting all-round cooperation between Vietnam and the two countries, said Hoang Binh Quan, head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations.
Vietnam, New Zealand look forward to stronger ties  Politics

Vietnam, New Zealand look forward to stronger ties

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and visiting Foreign Minister of New Zealand Murray McCully have agreed to continue fostering development momentum to lift the bilateral relations to a higher level during their talks in Hanoi on April 24.
Momentum wanes on VN-Index Business

Momentum wanes on VN-Index

Shares edged down on February 9 on the HCM Stock Exchange as leading stocks lost growing momentum on the back of a lack of support information.
PM urges Da Nang to become nation's growth momentum Politics

PM urges Da Nang to become nation's growth momentum

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested the central city of Da Nang strongly promote the internal force of the city's each economic sector, towards becoming one of the country's driving forces for growth in the future.