Tra fish exports expected to continue recovering Business

Tra fish exports expected to continue recovering

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) forecasts that Vietnam's tra fish (pangasius) exports will continue to grow in the coming months thanks to the control of the COVID-19 pandemic in importing countries, said VASEP Secretary Truong Dinh Hoe.
ADB: Cambodian economy to grow 4 pct this year World

ADB: Cambodian economy to grow 4 pct this year

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has projected that the Cambodian economy will grow by 4 percent this year and 5.5 percent next year, led by a robust recovery of its major trade partners.
Economic recovery may be hit by COVID-19 Business

Economic recovery may be hit by COVID-19

According to World Bank experts, if it is necessary to maintain or tighten new restrictions on health and travel, Vietnam may consider a new fiscal stimulus package, including large-scale measures.
Thailand extends travel stimulus programme World

Thailand extends travel stimulus programme

The Government of Thailand has decided to extend the “We Travel Together” programme and approve a parallel tourism campaign in efforts shore up its tourism industry hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Indonesia launches soft loan to revive Bali's tourism industry World

Indonesia launches soft loan to revive Bali's tourism industry

Indonesian Tourism and Creative Economy Minister Sandiaga Uno said on February 16 that the country will roll out a soft loan worth 9.4 trillion Rp (670 million USD) to accelerate tourism recovery in Bali, where 80 percent of population make a living in the sector.
Quang Nam looks to reform tourism sector Videos

Quang Nam looks to reform tourism sector

The central province of Quang Nam may be a land of heritage, but local tourism development is still to meet the expectations of provincial authorities. Now that a year of COVID-19 and natural disasters has come to an end, Quang Nam is preparing to ensure its tourism sector thrives next year.
Central bank extends credit growth limits Business

Central bank extends credit growth limits

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has extended the credit growth limits for the second time this year to some commercial banks, of which the highest level is up to 30 percent.
FDI forecast to flow into supporting industries Business

FDI forecast to flow into supporting industries

Foreign direct investment in supporting industries is expected to spike in the coming months as more and more foreign companies establish production facilities in Vietnam and seek to develop supply chains here, experts said.
Khanh Hoa province introduces measures to recover tourism Videos

Khanh Hoa province introduces measures to recover tourism

The south-central coastal province of Khanh Hoa has seen a stark decline in tourism activities as well as revenue this year due to COVID-19. Since the beginning of September, local authorities have implemented a number of measures to recover the tourism sector, which have initially proven effective.