UN official recommends Vietnam focus on energy security Business

UN official recommends Vietnam focus on energy security

Kanni Wignaraja, UN Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, said she expected Vietnam can show that there’s a different way to do development and that amidst the uncertain global economic outlook, Vietnam can prove itself as an attractive place for investment by doing a greener, more inclusive development.
Optimistic forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2022 Business

Optimistic forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2022

Vietnam’s economic growth this year can reach up to 6.9% in the best-case scenario, the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) announced during a recent Hanoi workshop to launch a report on Vietnam’s economy in the first half of 2022.
Vietnamese economy to perform well: AMRO Business

Vietnamese economy to perform well: AMRO

Vietnam is expected to come out second only to the Philippines in terms of projected GDP for 2022 and on top for 2023, according to a recent Quarterly Update of the ASEAN +3 Regional Economic Outlook.
Bright outlook predicted for rice exports Business

Bright outlook predicted for rice exports

As many countries in the world have limited food exports to guarantee domestic food security, rice – a staple in most of Asia – is forecast to witness surging prices in the time ahead, which is said to be a chance for Vietnam – one of the world’s largest rice exporters.
ASEAN, Japan reaffirm commitment to strengthen partnership World

ASEAN, Japan reaffirm commitment to strengthen partnership

Senior officials from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Japan have reaffirmed commitment to further strengthen cooperation and advance their partnership towards the 50th anniversary of ASEAN-Japan relations next year.
Credit upswing - Bright outlook for economic recovery Videos

Credit upswing - Bright outlook for economic recovery

As of May 20, Vietnam’s banking system had injected some 43 billion USD into the economy this year, a 7.6 percent increase compared to the end of 2021. The figure also reflects rising capital demand for production and business activities and a bright outlook for economic recovery.
Most German firms plan to continue operating in Vietnam Business

Most German firms plan to continue operating in Vietnam

Almost 93 percent of German companies already operating in Vietnam will continue to invest in the country and over 64 percent of them expect their business to develop better in the next 12 months, a survey from AHK World Business Outlook–Spring 2022 has revealed.
Vietnam Energy Outlook Report 2021 launched Business

Vietnam Energy Outlook Report 2021 launched

It is urgent to reinforce transmission capacity over the next decade to connect renewable energy supplies in the south with energy demand in the north, said Director of the Danish Energy Agency (DEA)’s Global Cooperation Centre Ulrik Eversbusch at the launch of Vietnam Energy Outlook Report 2021 in Hanoi on June 2.
Quad Joint Leaders’ Statement reaffirms ASEAN unity, centrality World

Quad Joint Leaders’ Statement reaffirms ASEAN unity, centrality

Leaders of the Quad countries - the US, Japan, India, Australia - have reaffirmed their unwavering support for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)'s unity and centrality and for the practical implementation of the ASEAN Outlook on the Indo-Pacific (AOIP).