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Prime Minister works with Bac Ninh province on economic development
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Prime Minister works with Bac Ninh province on economic development

NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has reminded the northern province of Bac Ninh to choose projects that match its plan to develop itself into a hi-tech industrial province.

PM: Da Nang should leverage APEC Economic Leaders’ Week
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PM: Da Nang should leverage APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

NDO/VNA – While successfully hosting the upcoming 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, Da Nang should spare no effort to become the most livable city in the country, a must-visit tourism destination and

Vietnam ready for APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting
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Vietnam ready for APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting

NDO – The APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting 2017 is scheduled to take place in the central coastal city of Da Nang from November 6 to 11. On the occasion, in an interview granted to Nhan Dan (People)

Hanoi seeks to strengthen economic partnership with British businesses
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Hanoi seeks to strengthen economic partnership with British businesses

NDO – A seminar was held in Hanoi on October 12, under the theme ‘Hanoi meets British Business Group Vietnam (BBGV)’, with the aim of seeking stronger economic partnership between Vietnam’s capital

Action programme launched to make tourism economic spearhead
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Action programme launched to make tourism economic spearhead

The Government has just launched an action programme to implement a Politburo resolution on developing the tourism industry into a spearhead economic sector.

Vietnam-EAEU FTA gives a boost to economic, trade ties
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Vietnam-EAEU FTA gives a boost to economic, trade ties

NDO/VNA – The Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union Free Trade Agreement (VN-EAEU FTA) has created a strong momentum for economic and trade ties among the signatories, said EAEU diplomats.

HSBC raises economic growth forecast for Vietnam
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HSBC raises economic growth forecast for Vietnam

NDO - The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) has raised its GDP growth forecast for Vietnam from 6.0% to 6.6%, for the whole 2017, and has predicted a 6.4% growth rate in 2018.

Creating motivation for sustainable economic growth
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Creating motivation for sustainable economic growth

NDO - The impressive gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate of 7.46% in the third quarter of 2017 has opened up the possibility of achieving the economic growth target of 6.7% for the whole of

New milestone in Vietnam’s enterprise-oriented economic reform
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New milestone in Vietnam’s enterprise-oriented economic reform

NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) recently made a historic decision to scrap 675 business conditions in a significant move to remove the obstacles facing enterprises and improve the

Provinces of central Vietnam seeks way to boost economic growth
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Provinces of central Vietnam seeks way to boost economic growth

NDO - An economic forum was held on September 25 in Da Nang, bringing together the leaders from nine coastal provinces in central Vietnam to discuss the measures needed to bolster economic growth in

Vietnam, Japan strengthen economic and trade cooperation
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Vietnam, Japan strengthen economic and trade cooperation

NDO – A workshop on promoting the Vietnam and Japan economic and trade cooperation was held in Tokyo, Japan, on September 20, gathering representatives from nearly 120 Vietnamese and Japanese

Boosting banking credit efficiency to achieve economic growth target
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Boosting banking credit efficiency to achieve economic growth target

NDO - It is necessary to ensure the quality and efficiency of banking credit in order to attain the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth target of 6.7% in 2017, according to economist Vu Dinh Anh.

Vietnam’s PM sets up new economic advisory board
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Vietnam’s PM sets up new economic advisory board

The 15 members will advise the Prime Minister on long-term strategies and policy changes in difficult times.

HSBC lowers 2017 economic growth forecast for Vietnam
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HSBC lowers 2017 economic growth forecast for Vietnam

En nexpress - The expected growth rate is now far below the government’s target of 6.7 percent.

Vietnam cuts lending interest rate to spur economic growth
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Vietnam cuts lending interest rate to spur economic growth

En nexpress - Cheaper loans and more oil are the government's answers to catching up with its ambitious growth target for this year.

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

En nexpress - Increased foreign investment is putting Vietnam on the right track to becoming the new Asian tiger.

Can Memphis keep MLK's crusade for economic justice alive?
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Can Memphis keep MLK's crusade for economic justice alive?

Yahoo News Cleo Smith just celebrated his 50th anniversary at work – one heavy with memories. The strike drew the attention of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Here, Dr. King found a town where most

Trump saw Paris climate pact as economic straitjacket
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Trump saw Paris climate pact as economic straitjacket

Yahoo News By exiting the Paris climate agreement, President Donald Trump says he sought to escape an economic straitjacket that would hinder him from making good on his populist campaign promises

Vietnam's economic indicators remain positive: HSBC
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Vietnam's economic indicators remain positive: HSBC

Nhan dan - NDO - HSBC has affirmed in its latest report that all economic indicators of Vietnam remain positive while the country continues to maintain a steady inflow of foreign direct investment

PM chairs plenum on private economic sector’s development
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PM chairs plenum on private economic sector’s development

Bao moi - VGP – Politburo member and PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc presided the Party Central Committee's session discussing a draft plan to review the 15-year implementation of the resolution on continuing

Corporate debt threatens economic growth of Vietnam
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Corporate debt threatens economic growth of Vietnam

Vietnamnet - Economists have warned that elevated levels of short term corporate debt threaten the economic stability of Vietnam.

President attends Vietnam-China economic, trade cooperation seminar
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President attends Vietnam-China economic, trade cooperation seminar

Vietnamnet - Vietnam attaches great importance to and prioritises economic, trade and investment ties with China, stated President Tran Dai Quang at a seminar in Beijing on May 12.

Vietnam to enjoy stable economic growth at 6.4 percent
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Vietnam to enjoy stable economic growth at 6.4 percent

Vietnamnet - Vietnam is forecast to enjoy a stable economic growth rate of 6.4 percent in 2017 and 2018.

CPVCC to issue fresh economic resolution
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CPVCC to issue fresh economic resolution

Bao moi - VGP – The 12th Communist Party of Viet Nam Central Committee (CPVCC) will issue a new resolution on continuously completing the socialist-oriented market economy mechanism by 2020 with a

Vietnam to enjoy stable economic growth at 6.4%
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Vietnam to enjoy stable economic growth at 6.4%

Nhan dan - NDO/ VNA – Vietnam is forecast to enjoy a stable economic growth rate of 6.4% in 2017 and 2018.