Vietnam's budget revenue climbs 14 percent to hit $37 bln from Jan-Sep

Most of the revenue came from housing and land tax, personal income tax, admin fees and the lottery tax.

Vietnamese consumers ‘extremely optimistic’ about economy: survey

Vietnam scored 90.8 compared to the regional average of 66.9 in Mastercard's latest consumer confidence index.

Saigon laughing all the way to the bank as new business capital surges 85 percent to $18 bln

The city also attracted $3.74 billion in FDI pledges during the first nine months of the year.
October 10, 2017 | 02:12 pm GMT+7

China survey puts services growth at 21-month low, blurs picture of resilient economy

Analysts believe China's robust industrial rally cannot be sustained much longer.
October 09, 2017 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

HSBC raises 2017 growth forecast for Vietnam, WB projects slight expansion

Strong growth in the third quarter may have put the country's annual target back within reach.
October 05, 2017 | 04:12 pm GMT+7

'Our economy is not broken,' says UK finance minister, defending capitalism

'Our economy is not broken: it is fundamentally strong.' 
October 02, 2017 | 09:19 am GMT+7

Vietnam economy grows, boosted by exports

The economy expanded 7.46 percent in third quarter of 2017 from the same period last year, the ...
September 30, 2017 | 04:32 pm GMT+7

China's factories grow at fastest pace in over 5 years as prices surge

China's manufacturers are reporting their best profits in years.
September 30, 2017 | 08:59 am GMT+7

US tightens financial sanctions on Russian banks, energy firms

The sanctions were first announced in 2014 after Russian military forces seized Ukraine's Crimea ...
September 30, 2017 | 08:54 am GMT+7

Vietnam climbs global competitiveness ranking thanks to market size: report

'Significant improvements' are still needed to institutional performance, higher education and ...
September 27, 2017 | 12:16 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s government debt jumps 80 pct in four years

Over 42 percent of the $93.4 billion debt was owed to foreign lenders in 2015.
September 22, 2017 | 10:23 am GMT+7

As N.Korea girds for latest sanctions, economy already feels the squeeze

North Korean economy is hurt by trade clampdown and oil curbs, as China cracks down on North Korean ...
September 13, 2017 | 05:39 pm GMT+7

Under EU attack, Malaysia and Indonesia rethink trade strategy

Facing the crumbling demands in Europe, the world's top producers of palm oil, Malaysia and ...
September 13, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Southeast Asian economies get a lift from China. Later, they may get the bill

Growing dependence on China's investments highlights economic, political vulnerability of SEA ...
September 08, 2017 | 03:24 pm GMT+7

For city economies to prosper, poor need clean power: researchers

Clean energy is the answer to the future. 
September 07, 2017 | 02:44 pm GMT+7