N. Korea economy grows at fastest pace in 17 years: Seoul

The economy grew 3.9 percent last year, the fastest since 1999. 

Vietnam plans to top up oil reserves in bid to improve energy security

The move would help the country enhance its energy security.

HSBC lowers 2017 economic growth forecast for Vietnam

The expected growth rate is now far below the government’s target of 6.7 percent.
July 20, 2017 | 11:07 am GMT+7

US, China fail to agree on trade issues, casting doubt on other issues

The annual economic dialogue session in Washington ended with no new announcements on US market ...
July 20, 2017 | 08:07 am GMT+7

Fitch affirms China's A+ rating with stable outlook

China's economic growth is expected to reach 6.6 percent this year.
July 14, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

China's June factory price inflation subdued on modest raw materials recovery

Oversupply and weak demand remain problems.
July 10, 2017 | 10:58 am GMT+7

Vietnam's growth forecast lowered by International Monetary Fund

A previous estimate of 6.5 percent has been slashed to 6.3 percent on the back of an ...
July 06, 2017 | 03:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s economic growth to out-tiger China by 2018: UBS report

Increased foreign investment is putting Vietnam on the right track.
July 05, 2017 | 08:09 pm GMT+7

Asia manufacturing picks up in June but momentum seen slowing into second half

Manufacturing in Vietnam was boosted by ramped up production by South Korea's Samsung Electronics.
July 03, 2017 | 02:48 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s power prices high due to monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official

Electricity of Vietnam owes $9.7 billion, and often blames losses for hiking prices.
June 22, 2017 | 02:38 pm GMT+7

Compelling Vietnam: Foreign investors unfazed by Trump's trade deal rebuff

Vietnam has been a big winner as Chinese manufacturing costs have risen and China itself is now one ...
June 22, 2017 | 09:25 am GMT+7

Five Vietnamese companies in Asia’s top 300: Nikkei

Dairy giant Vinamilk has made it to the top 10, rising from its 20th position last year.
June 16, 2017 | 02:41 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's fishermen unhappy with low compensation in shipbuilding scandal

The companies that built the substandard vessels have offered to recompense, but fishermen say it's ...
June 12, 2017 | 11:36 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s planning minister says growth target challenging but attainable

Lawmakers continue to question if an economic expansion of 6.7 percent for the year is too ...
June 10, 2017 | 12:52 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s TTC Group plans to spend big on solar projects

TTC is the latest group to see the light with plans to tap into the country's green energy industry.
June 08, 2017 | 04:42 pm GMT+7