Vietnam’s Feb. inflation hikes 1.52%, highest in eight years

The consumer price index in February increased by 1.52% against the previous month, the biggest increase recorded over the last eight years, according datda released by the General Statistics Office.


Southeast Asia's growth leader in 2021 could be Vietnam

Southeast Asia's growth leader in 2021 may be Vietnam. The nation is reportedly targeting a 6.5 percent growth rate this year, according to Nikkei Asia’s article.


Vietnam Jan-Feb FDI inflows fall 15.6% y/y to $5.46 bln

Vietnam received $5.46 billion in foreign direct investment in the first two months of the year, down 15.6 percent from a year ago, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

  • Vietnam's GDP to grow by 8 percent in 2021

    Southeast Asia’s economic growth will rebound to 6.2 percent in 2021 with Vietnam achieving 8 percent growth, Vietnam News cited latest economic outlook report from Oxford Economics.