Vietnam's 2021 economic growth expected at 6.8%: World Bank

Vietnam's GDP is expected to grow by 6.8 percent in 2021, thanks to the country's success in controlling the COVID-19 pandemic, Country Director of The World Bank in Vietnam Carolyn Turk said.


Facing US tariff threat, Vietnam’s furniture makers fight back against claims of illegal trading practices

Vietnamese businesses are pushing back against investigations by the United States into its timber industry and currency management that threaten to wipe out Vietnam’s huge gains from the US-China trade war.


US government urged to drop investigation into Vietnam’s currency practices

American companies on Tuesday urged the United States Trade Representative (USTR) to drop an investigation into Vietnam’s currency practices that could lead to tariffs on a wide range of Vietnam goods.