Seventy-eight per cent of American companies in Vietnam says the country remains a “positive” or “very positive” long-term investment destination.

Kurt Campbell, the US National Security Council’s coordinator for the Indo-Pacific, has described Vietnam as one of the countries to define the future of Asia, according to

The UK’s Daily Mail newspaper has published an article hailing Vietnam as one of the world’s economic success stories.

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In the first eight months, the figure hit $73 billion. Last year, it was $90.8 billion, Hoang Quang Phong, deputy chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), told a forum Tuesday.

For the last few years, Vietnam has risen as a safe destination for development with FDI. By December 2020, there were 33,070 FDI projects with a total value of 384 billion USD, in which 231.86 billion USD (60.4%) of the funding had been disbursed.

HÀ NỘI — As the domestic market has been heavily affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, many small steel enterprises in Vietnam experienced a sharp decline in profit in the third quarter of 2021.

These remarks were made by Jose Vinals, group chairman of the bank, during the course of a dialogue with Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien held within the framework of Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh’s recent trip to COP26 in Glasgow, the UK.

The manufacturing sector in October saw significant expansion for the first time in five months as firms ramped up production to meet rising export orders spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic gradually coming under control, experts said.

Energy-related uncertainties in China have led many investors to look for alternatives. Vietnam is deemed a good choice due, among other things, to the stability of its power network.

Vietnam’s electronics industry, an increasingly important sector of the country’s economy, continues to grow despite the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

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Within the region, Vietnam ranks high on economic performance, fuelled by a powerful gain of manufacturing and export capability, according to economists Shirley Shen and Aidan Yao from the Singaporean-based AXA Investment Managers Asia.

Vietnam plans to ease coronavirus curbs and allow businesses to restart production from next week to prop up an economy that has suffered under lengthy lockdowns, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh said on Saturday.

The most recent data, including the first months of 2021, confirm that global manufacturing production continues to recover, following a major drop during the first half of 2020 due to COVID-19. However, the pace of recovery is unequal. While manufacturing production in some countries, such as China, has reached and exceeded its pre-crisis production level, other countries still show only weak signs of recovery.

Vietnam suffered an unprecedented spell of supply-chain disruption with transportation difficulties and capacity pressure at ports in August.

Helping America’s old war-time foe transition to a more high-tech economy would make the Asian nation a more valuable strategic partner.

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The HCMC EPZ and IP Authority (HEPZA) has informed factories implementing the stay-at-work model that they can continue operations amidst the tightened restrictions that start Monday.

The announcement was made in an urgent dispatch issued by the city’s administration on Monday regarding measures to be taken for epidemic prevention and control from now until September 15.

According to data from the Vietnam General Statistics Office, Vietnam’s Jan - June GDP growth was estimated at 5.46%, much higher than the growth rate of 1.82% in the first 6 months of 2020.