Vietnam targets 6-6.5 GDP growth in 2022 Politics

Vietnam targets 6-6.5 GDP growth in 2022

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has presented to the National Assembly a draft socio-economic development plan for 2022 which aims for a GDP growth of at about 6-6.5 percent in 2022.
Hanoi affirms status as nation’s economic locomotive Business

Hanoi affirms status as nation’s economic locomotive

Sixty-seven years ago, the capital city of Hanoi was liberated from the French colonial rule on October 10. So this month has a special meaning to the Hanoians and is always a time for the city to look back at what it has done in the past and embrace the future.
Vietnam's economic growth to recover from Q4: Economist Business

Vietnam's economic growth to recover from Q4: Economist

The Vietnamese economy is likely to gradually recover from the fourth quarter of 2021 and escape the minus growth seen in the third quarter thanks to the activeness of the business community and the Government’s efforts to remove obstacles facing enterprises, held economist Nguyen Bich Lam who is former Director General of the General Statistics Office.
Measures suggested to boost GDP growth amid COVID-19 Business

Measures suggested to boost GDP growth amid COVID-19

The General Statistics Office (GSO) has proposed the Government prioritise effective pandemic prevention and control, and continue aid packages for enterprises in a bid to boost GDP growth given difficulties caused by COVID-19.
PM orders accelerating public capital disbursement Business

PM orders accelerating public capital disbursement

The Government Office has issued the Notice No.262/TB-VPCP dated October 5, 2021 on the Prime Minister’s conclusions at the nationwide teleconference with ministries, centrally-run agencies and localities on stepping up the disbursement of public investment capital this year.
Conference seeks to revive economy with long-term measures Business

Conference seeks to revive economy with long-term measures

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) held a consultation conference in Hanoi on October 1 on its draft programme on economic recovery and development in combination with improving internal capacity and resilience of the economy for the 2022-2023 period.
Vietnam considers ODA important capital source: Deputy PM Business

Vietnam considers ODA important capital source: Deputy PM

The Vietnamese Government continues to consider official development assistance (ODA) as an important capital source and allocate part of it for socio-economic development in the mid-term public investment plan, said Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh.
Public investment pushes real estate market Business

Public investment pushes real estate market

The acceleration of investment in transport infrastructure is the main driving force fueling real estate stocks as many businesses with large land plots located in areas near key infrastructure projects will benefit from this process.