Consulting firm Mckinsey assesses Vietnam’s economic recovery capacity

Consulting firm Mckinsey assesses Vietnam’s economic recovery capacity

NDO/VNA – Vietnam could expect the strong growth of recent years to return next year, and will likely see its position as an offshoring location reinforced once the global economy begins to recover, as assessed by the Mckinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. (Jul 06, 2020 17:45:48)


Aviation sector to recover and develop its market

  Jul 03, 2020 17:26:31
NDO – After a long period of “hibernation” due to the Covid-19 epidemic, with great internal effort and the practical support of the Government and their partners, domestic airlines have recovered impressively and expanded their markets and are ready and willing to reopen international routes as permitted. 

Banks restructure VND384 trillion worth of loans for HCMC businesses

  Jul 03, 2020 16:14:25
NDO - Loans worth a total of VND384 trillion (US$16.5 billion) have been restructured by commercial banks to support businesses in Ho Chi Minh City hit by the coronavirus pandemic. 

Trade fair of typical agricultural products opens in Ho Chi Minh City

  Jul 03, 2020 16:03:02
NDO – A week-long trade fair of typical agricultural products was opened for the first time at Big C An Lac supermarket, Ho Chi Minh City on July 3 in a bid to promote the agricultural products of Southern provinces. 

Fair offers opportunities for trading exchange between Vietnam and Thailand

  Jul 03, 2020 15:49:04
NDO – A fair introducing Thai products to Vietnamese customers opened in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 3, offering a chance to connect trade between Vietnamese and Thai businesses. 

Vietnam’s seafood exports down 10% due to coronavirus impact

  Jul 02, 2020 16:01:31
NDO - Vietnam exported US$3.5 billion worth of fishery products in the first half of 2020, down 10% compared to the same period last year as the coronavirus pandemic slashed demand for Vietnamese seafood. 

Vietnam’s economy gradually regains growth momentum

  Jul 02, 2020 13:06:40
NDO – Although Vietnam’s economic growth in Q2 2020 hit a record low in nearly 30 years due to the serious impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic production and business activities have continued to be maintained, gradually bringing the economy back to its normal state once the disease was put under control. 

Vietnam-based bank named among best companies to work for in Asia

  Jul 02, 2020 12:44:20
NDO – The Korean-invested Shinhan Bank Vietnam has been honoured as one of the best working environments in Asia for the second consecutive occasion by HR Asia Magazine, a highly respected publication on human resources on the continent. 

Concentrated national promotion month launched

  Jul 02, 2020 12:06:41
NDO – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) held a ceremony in Hanoi on July 1 to launch domestic consumption stimulus programmes and a concentrated national promotion month entitled ‘Vietnam Grand Sale 2020’, spanning from July 1 to 31 on a national scale. 

Squid, octopus exports down 21.2%

  Jul 02, 2020 11:42:06
NDO/VNA - Squid and octopus exports fell by 21.2% year-on-year in the first five months of the year to US$192 million as demand was hit by COVID-19, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers. 

World Bank Hanoi office has new head

  Jul 02, 2020 11:35:43
NDO/VNA – From July 1, Mme. Carolyn Turk will work at the World Bank (WB) Hanoi office as its country director in Vietnam, according to the office. 

Vietnam likely to miss footwear export target as virus disrupts supply chains

  Jul 02, 2020 11:26:52
NDO - Vietnam’s footwear and leather exports in 2020 can only hit US$15 billion at best, compared with the target of US$20 billion set earlier this year, according to an industry body. 

Southern key economic locales show signs of recovery amid COVID-19

  Jul 01, 2020 17:46:46
NDO – Binh Duong and Dong Nai provinces’ economic growth are still showing positive signals, despite the COVID-19 pandemic having laid negative impacts upon the socio-economic situation in the two locomotives of the southern key economic region. 

Vietnam imports an additional 2,470 live pigs from Thailand

  Jul 01, 2020 16:38:17
NDO – As many as 2,470 live pigs from Thailand were quarantined and imported through the Lao Bao Border Gate in Quang Tri province on June 30 to meet the domestic demand for slaughter and farming. 

Vietnamese lychees hit shelves in Singapore

  Jul 01, 2020 15:35:47
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese lychee was officially put up for sale in Singapore’s FairPrice supermarket chain, making the first year when the specialty fruit has been imported from the Southeast Asian country on a large scale.