Vo Tri Thanh
Economy

2022 GDP growth prospect: optimistic but also cautious

The possibility that the country's economic growth could fail to meet the target cannot be ruled out and it will be harder for the Government to take measures to both stabilise the economy and boost growth. The challenges require the Government to implement fiscal and monetary policies in a wiser manner.
Society

Đà Nẵng developing as a ‘liveable’ city

With stable growth in the economy, infrastructure, urban management, tourism and investment attraction, the central city of Đà Nẵng is challenging to develop into a ‘liveable’ city of regional and global status.
Society

Fishermen struggle with fuel price hikes

The price of diesel oil has been increasing continuously, causing many fishermen to leave their fishing boats on shore for days at a time, resulting in falling output and income for fishermen. 

Economy

Việt Nam to develop ‘independent and self-reliant economy’: PM

Việt Nam will need to optimise its internal resources to build an ‘independent and self-reliant economy’ while maintaining international economic cooperation to speed up economic recovery post-pandemic, Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính said at the fourth Việt Nam Economic Forum yesterday.
Economy

Green transition the only pathway ahead

The pandemic has been exposing the unsustainability of current consumption and production models, stressing the need for a green growth strategy and the incorporation of sustainability into the heart of business.

Society

Trial begins for former deputy health minister

The People’s Court of Hà Nội has begun the first instance trial of former Deputy Health Minister Trương Quốc Cường and 13 other defendants accused of trading counterfeit cancer medicine labeled as Health 2000 Canada.
Economy

Financial risks: agile and flexible response needed

Analyst’s Pick: To cope with constant changes in the global economy and unpredictable events as well as to improve the resilience of the financial market, we need to balance the short-term need for agility and flexibility and the long-term need for stability.