Archive for April 17th, 2020

Social enterprises need specific government support policies

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

A survey has found that 59 per cent of social enterprises will cancel their support for disadvantaged groups to ensure their businesses survive if the global COVID-19 [...] » More

US and Vietnam sign $42 million deal to strengthen bilateral partnership

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vietnam’s Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) on Wednesday virtually signed a $42 million agreement to [...] » More

Vietnam eyes GDP growth of 7pct in next five years

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued Directive No. 118/CT-TTg on building a socio-economic development plan for the 2021-25 period. Ministries, sectors and localities [...] » More

Covid-19 to benefit Vietnam’s long-term economic prospects: VinaCapital

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

VinaCapital estimated Vietnam’s GDP growth would decline by three percentage points this year to 4 percent from 7.02 percent in 2019. VinaCapital, Vietnam’s major [...] » More

Sticky prices of local fresh pork yield market to frozen imports

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

People are switching to frozen meat as fresh pork remains at a higher price despite the country coming out of the African swine fever crisis several months ago. Vinmart [...] » More

Promoting Investment Attraction, Stimulating Economic Development

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:02 AM

Taking advantage of available advantages and potential, Nam Dinh has obtained many achievements in attracting investment in the past few years. The province has introduced [...] » More

Vietnam Macroeconomic Report-Quarter I 2020 unveiled

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) joined with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung to co-host a workshop in Hanoi which unveiled the Quarter I Independent [...] » More

Vietnam 2020 GDP growth forecast to stay ahead regional peers at 2.7pct: IMF

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

The economy is subject to a strong rebound of 7 percent GDP growth in 2021. Vietnam’s GDP growth is forecast to decelerate to a new low of 2.7 percent in 2020, but [...] » More

Q2 growth likely to suffer from pandemic

17-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s economic growth in the second quarter is almost certain to be down against the first quarter as the COVID-19 pandemic impacts the world, experts have said. [...] » More