Vietnam’s trade deficit with China and several other countries are expected to widen in 2015, the latest customs data show.
Tag - economy
dimanche 27 décembre 2015
Vietnam's economic growth this year accelerated to its highest pace since 2010, supported by robust export-oriented manufacturing and foreign investment.
jeudi 24 décembre 2015
As a graduate from one of Vietnam’s most prestigious schools, 22-year-old Cao would seem to have a bright future ahead of him — if only the past would get out of the way. He’s found his career prospects hemmed in by the lingering legacy of a war that ended nearly two decades before he was born.
Vietnam saw record low inflation of 0.63 percent in 2015 but the rate could rise to 5 percent next year on anticipated increases in electricity, education and healthcare prices, the government said on Thursday.
dimanche 20 décembre 2015
In 2015 was Vietnam’s year to consolidate its diplomatic position in the international arena, 2016 will be crucial for bringing domestic political structures in line with the country’s new position in the global economic and security architecture.
mercredi 16 décembre 2015
Vietnam signed a flurry of Free Trade Agreements in 2015. Does this mean the country is getting involved in a messy geopolitical struggle or is it just business ?
samedi 5 décembre 2015
Vietnam and the European Union inked a new free trade agreement (FTA) Tuesday in a move both sides hailed as a boost for ties as well as the EU’s relationship with Southeast Asia more generally.
mardi 20 octobre 2015
Exports and foreign investment from TPP expected to spur expansion, prime minister says
Vietnam is poised to be the biggest beneficiary of the 12-nation pact, but for the country’s manufacturers, there are downsides
Vietnam’s production of goods like clothing and footwear are likely to grow if the U.S. and other countries ratify the TPP
lundi 12 octobre 2015
Vietnam’s public debt per capita has increased nearly fourfold and surpassed the US$1,000 mark over the last decade, the latest data by The Economist shows.
samedi 10 octobre 2015
Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan said the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) creates opportunities but also poses challenges. It will act as a reagent for Vietnam’s agricultural restructuring.
vendredi 9 octobre 2015
In this Southeast Asian country where millions still live on $2 a day farming rice or fitting buttons onto shirts, Silicon Valley chip maker Intel raised eyebrows a decade ago when it launched a semiconductor factory here — the single largest American investment in the country eve
mercredi 7 octobre 2015
An ambitious Pacific Rim trade deal anchored by the U.S. promises to boost the economies of its 12 participating countries by opening their markets to one another, but not all the gains will be spread evenly.
mardi 6 octobre 2015
Vietnamese shares yesterday inched higher for a second day amid optimism for local car assemblers and car makers following progress made at the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) meeting held in Atlanta.
mardi 29 septembre 2015
Manufacturing, especially in the foreign-invested sector, led way as pace picked up in third quarter
jeudi 24 septembre 2015
In a potent symbol of spreading deflation, zero price rises have now washed up in Vietnam for the first time since records began.
mercredi 23 septembre 2015
Vietnam has witnessed strong growth in the first half of 2015, driven by buoyant private consumption and foreign direct investment (FDI). These are the elements that are expected to continue to underpin growth in the second half, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
mardi 22 septembre 2015
Strong export growth helps the Southeast Asian nation remain on track
jeudi 17 septembre 2015
At Joy Entertainment in Ho Chi Minh City, the co-founders of the Internet game developer are having a meeting, seated on cushions arranged in a circle on the floor.
mardi 15 septembre 2015
Vietnam aims to lift its growth rate over the next five years to an annual average of 6.5%-7% by capitalising on multilateral trade deals, modernising agriculture and boosting investments, its communist party said on Tuesday.
samedi 12 septembre 2015
Vietnam would benefit economically from the wide-ranging reforms that it would have to make under a sweeping Asia-Pacific trade agreement, a new report finds.
vendredi 11 septembre 2015
Vietnam will need around $48 billion from 2016 through 2020 to improve the country’s weak transportation infrastructure, the country’s government says.
dimanche 30 août 2015
Soldier-turned-tycoon Nguyen Huu Duong is a fierce patriot still fighting to protect his country, four decades after battling American forces in the Vietnam War.
jeudi 27 août 2015
It’s a good time to be a startup founder in Vietnam. At least one venture capital firm, 500 Startups, is extremely bullish on the country. It currently backs four Vietnamese tech companies but said it would add another 20 into its portfolio within the next 12 months.
mercredi 19 août 2015
Vietnam devalued the dong for the third time this year and widened the currency’s trading band, the latest sign of stress in Asian exchange rates after China depreciated the yuan last week.
vendredi 14 août 2015
Vietnam’s central bank looks set to devalue the dong again after busting through its goal of limiting depreciation to 2 percent this year as China’s yuan weakened.
mercredi 12 août 2015
Vietnam widened the dong’s trading band on Wednesday to allow the currency to weaken after China, its biggest trade partner, devalued the yuan.
mardi 4 août 2015
BRUSSELS — The European Union said it had agreed in principle on a sweeping free-trade deal with Vietnam that could create a benchmark for future agreements between the bloc and fast-growing Asian economies.
lundi 22 juin 2015
Vietnam is controlling its public debt very well and borrowings from foreign partners have been spent effectively, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said last week.