General Secretary of the Communist Party of Việt Nam and State President Nguyễn Phú Trọng, and Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc on Tuesday sent congratulatory messages to President-elect Joe Biden over his recent victory in the US election.
Now, with President Donald Trump soon to depart, we are left wondering whether Biden and his policy decisions will prove to be a boost to Việt Nam – and fulfil his supporters’ hopes as “Leader of the Free World”.
Vietnamese shares are forecast to move positively this week, less affected by the US presidential election than initially assumed.
The VN-Index ended lower on Thursday, ending a four-session winning streak as the market struggled amid anxious sentiment about the prolonged US election.
President Donald Trump appeared on track Tuesday to win the big prize of Florida in early results from his battle against Democrat Joe Biden for the White House after gigantic voter turnout in the most polarised US election for decades.
Shares made good gains on Monday thanks to cheery market sentiment, in contrast to global market caution over the looming US presidential election.