Nation on target to hit GDP growth target

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The country’s economic growth will improve in the next quarter and the 5,8% GDP growth target will likely be met thanks to the Government’s measures to increase aggregate demand, according to the National Financial Supervisory Committee. Growth will improve next quarter in the wake of an interest rate cut and Government bond investment increase More...

by BTimes | Published 2 weeks ago

ADB expects GDP to grow this year on economic progress

The Asian Development Bank yesterday forecasted Viet Nam’s GDP growth would reach 5.6 per cent this year with further expectations it may hit 5.8 per cent in 2015. The bank said the improved outlook reflected More...

April 2nd, 2014

Hanoi GDP on the Rise in First Quarter of 2014

The Hanoi People’s Committee has reported that in the first quarter of 2014, the city’s GDP increased by 6.6 percent year-on-year (Y/Y).  The city’s positive growth numbers mirror the growth occurring throughout More...

April 1st, 2014

Ho Chi Minh City’s GDP up 7.7 percent in Q1

Ho Chi Minh City saw a good sign of economic recovery with its GDP reaching 184.27 trillion VND ( 8.66 billion USD) in the first quarter of this year, a year-on-year increase of 7.7 percent. Chairman of the municipal More...

March 28th, 2014

Vietnam’s GDP could grow 13.6% in 2025, says Harvard professor

Vietnam will enjoy strong economic and trade expansion if the country signs the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, with gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast at 13.6% in 2025, said Professor Robert More...

March 28th, 2014

Foreign bank forecasts Vietnam’s inflation up to 8 pct in 2014

Vietnam’s inflation is forecast to rise to 7.5 or eight percent in 2014, said the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) in its latest monthly report. The bank also raised Vietnam”s economic growth More...

February 15th, 2014

Vietnam to see 7 pct GDP growth in 2016: Forecast

Vietnam is forecast to witness a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of seven percent in 2016 on support of strong foreign investment (FDI) source, said an international consultancy’s report on Friday…. In More...

February 15th, 2014

Annual GDP growth projected to reach 5.42 per cent

This 2013 growth of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is expected to increase 5.42 per cent over last year, according to officials. The figure released by the General Statistics Office (GSO) showed More...

December 26th, 2013

National assembly approves 2014 GDP growth target of 5.8%

This morning, 84.5% of delegates of Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) approved 2014 Gross Domestic Products (GDP) growth of 5.8%, the Vnexpress.net reported. The 2014 GDP target is higher than the 2013 estimated More...

November 11th, 2013

Vietnam GDP to grow 5.3% in 2013: WB

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) is forecast to grow modestly by 5.3% and 5.4% in 2013 and 2014, respectively, the World Bank (WB) said in its updated economic report on East Asia-Pacific region on Oct 7, More...

October 8th, 2013