Fitch revises Vietnam’s 2020 GDP to 3% from 2.8% in previous forecast

Vietnam’s economy is expected to recover in the second half of this year to 3%, from 2.8% previously since the country appears to have contained the Covid-19 outbreak domestically.


Vietnam posts $4bln trade surplus in six months despite public health crisis

Despite travel bans from several countries that affected trade activities, Vietnam reported a trade surplus of $4 billion during the first half of this year, General Statistics Office said.


Vietnam posts 1.81 percent GDP growth in six months, ten-year low

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew 1.81 percent in the first half of this year, the lowest growth rate since 2011, according to data released on Monday by the General Statistics Office.