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 Jan.-mid-Feb trade surplus hits $3 billion

Vietnam reported a trade surplus of nearly $3 billion by mid-February, according to data from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.


Pandemic brings opportunities for growth to Vietnam

Vietnam's successful handling of Covid-19 has seen it register a positive growth rate, but many challenges to its economic expansion lie ahead.

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