How Vietnam plans to spend $15.4 bln stimulus package

The VND350-trillion ($15.42 billion) stimulus package recently approved by the National Assembly will focus on infrastructure development to foster recovery.

Vietnam on the road

Vietnam has finished building 1,163 km (723 miles) of expressways and is expected to have 916 km more by 2023.

Vietnam offers a nine destination New Year gift

Vietnam will reopen regular commercial flights to the U.S. and eight Asian destinations starting January 1, 2022 in the first phase of a program to revive international travel.
December 17, 2021 | 04:32 pm PT

Where to go and how to get there

Flight connections are available across Vietnam as domestic travel resumes; international tourism resumption in trial phase.
December 8, 2021 | 06:21 pm PT

Covid pandemic leaves visible scars on Vietnam

Two years of the Covid-19 pandemic have scarred Vietnam economically, dragging down major sectors' revenues and sending unemployment soaring.
November 6, 2021 | 09:00 pm PT

How Vietnam’s economy has changed over five years

Vietnam recorded an average GDP growth of 6 percent a year in the last five years, among the highest in the world.
July 22, 2021 | 06:27 pm PT

How Vietnam stock market changed over H1

All three main indices in Vietnam saw double-digit gains in the first half of the year as new investors flocked to the market amid an economic recovery.
July 5, 2021 | 03:20 am PT

How Covid-19 impacts Vietnam’s economy

Vietnam’s economy is recovering from a low base last year, but the number of businesses leaving the market remains high amid growth prospects narrowed by several outbreaks.
July 4, 2021 | 05:29 am PT

A decade of M&A by Masan

Conglomerate Masan bought and sold stakes in 11 companies in the last decade to build up its ecosystem of retail and consumer goods.
May 28, 2021 | 05:45 am PT

Best selling cars in Q1

Hyundai Accent, Mitsubishi Xpander and VinFast Fadil were the top three cars in terms of sales in the first quarter, accounting for a combined 13,500 units.
April 14, 2021 | 04:59 pm PT

Economy off to positive start

Vietnam has begun 2021 with improved GDP growth, foreign direct investment and trade, but the number of suspended businesses remains high.
April 2, 2021 | 09:00 pm PT

Mekong Delta economic overview

The Mekong Delta region, Vietnam's rice and fisheries basket, is facing several economic challenges including rising migration, natural disasters and climate change.
February 6, 2021 | 09:00 pm PT

How Vietnam’s economy has changed over 35 years of reforms

Vietnam’s GDP has grown 12 times in the 35 years since it opened up the economy by initiating the "Doi Moi" economic reforms.
January 26, 2021 | 02:15 am PT

Vietnam’s economy in 2020

Vietnam’s GDP grew 2.91 percent this year, the lowest in a decade, but it remained one of the fastest-growing economies in the world.
December 29, 2020 | 06:30 pm PT

How Covid-19 clipped airlines’ wings in 2020

As the Covid-19 pandemic grounded 16,000 aircraft globally, Vietnam’s aviation industry suffered in 2020 with international flights restricted and plunging number of passengers.
December 29, 2020 | 01:30 am PT
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