Fitch Solutions

Latest News about Fitch Solutions

Vietnam wind power sector to see growing opportunities: Fitch Solutionsicon
BUSINESS30/05/20200

Vietnam wind power sector to see growing opportunities: Fitch Solutions

Vietnam contains one of the highest potential for wind power in the region, as it is endowed with high wind speeds particularly in the offshore or near-shore areas.

 
Foreign investors call for greater flexibility in Vietnam's upcoming PPP lawicon

Foreign investors call for greater flexibility in Vietnam's upcoming PPP law

BUSINESS
16/05/2020

A lack of a unified legal framework governing PPP is the main factor that Vietnam’s infrastructure sector growth potential is capped at 6.1% per year through 2029.

COCVID-19, price decline hit Vietnam’s oil industryicon

COCVID-19, price decline hit Vietnam’s oil industry

BUSINESS
03/04/2020

Vietnam’s crude oil and natural gas production face downside risks, in light of a double-whammy of global oil price collapse and sluggish demand due...

Fitch Solutions lowers Vietnam’s growth forecasticon

Fitch Solutions lowers Vietnam’s growth forecast

VIDEO
30/03/2020

Fitch Solutions has recently revised down Vietnam’s economic growth in 2020 to 6.3 per cent from 6.8 per cent previously due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

COVID-19 to pull Vietnam’s growth down to 6.3%: Fitch Solutionsicon

COVID-19 to pull Vietnam’s growth down to 6.3%: Fitch Solutions

BUSINESS
25/03/2020

Fitch Solutions on Tuesday revised down Viet Nam’s economic growth in 2020 to 6.3 per cent from 6.8 per cent previously due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Coal to remain key in Vietnam’s power expansion: Fitch Solutionsicon

Coal to remain key in Vietnam’s power expansion: Fitch Solutions

BUSINESS
05/03/2020

Coal remains the most practical option in the near-term to stimulate affordable electricity generation growth at the pace and scale needed by the country, said Fitch Solutions.

Ford expansion’s impact on Vietnam’s vehicle output muted by imports: Fitch Solutionsicon

Ford expansion’s impact on Vietnam’s vehicle output muted by imports: Fitch Solutions

FEATURE
04/03/2020

U.S. automaker Ford Motors’ latest announcement that it intends to expand its Vietnamese plant will provide only a modest boost to the country’s vehicle output over this year and next, according to Fitch Solutions.

Robust growth predicted for Vietnam’s power sector despite near-term headwindsicon

Robust growth predicted for Vietnam’s power sector despite near-term headwinds

FEATURE
04/03/2020

Fitch Solutions predicted power consumption in Vietnam to grow by an annual average of 6.5% between 2020 and 2029, which still remains one of the fastest growth rates in Asia.

Vietnam’s growth under pressure from global COVID-19 outbreakicon

Vietnam’s growth under pressure from global COVID-19 outbreak

BUSINESS
27/02/2020

Fitch Solutions has revised down its 2020 real GDP growth forecast for Vietnam to 6.3 percent, from 6.8 percent previously, in light of the worsening global COVID-19 outbreak.

Vietnam's credit growth to stabilise, inflation to be elevated In 2020: Fitch Solutionsicon

Vietnam's credit growth to stabilise, inflation to be elevated In 2020: Fitch Solutions

BUSINESS
17/01/2020

Vietnam’s 2019 credit growth came in at just 12.1%, underperforming the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s 14.0% target for the year. This marked a second year of deceleration since credit growth peaked at 18.2% in 2017.

Vietnam’s GDP to ease slightly in 2020icon

Vietnam’s GDP to ease slightly in 2020

BUSINESS
08/01/2020

Viet Nam’s GDP growth would reach 6.8 per cent from the 7.02 per cent posted in 2019, mainly due to a slowdown in the industrial sector, analysts from Fitch Solutions forecast.

Vietnam's fiscal deficit set to see a short-term spike: Fitch Solutionsicon

Vietnam's fiscal deficit set to see a short-term spike: Fitch Solutions

FEATURE
01/01/2020

Fitch Solutions maintain 2019 fiscal deficit forecast at 6.6%, but are revising up our 2020 and 2021 fiscal deficit forecasts for Vietnam to 7.0% and 7.2%, respectively, from 6.6% previously.

Strong growth, but rising bottleneck risks forecast for Vietnamicon

Strong growth, but rising bottleneck risks forecast for Vietnam

BUSINESS
22/10/2019

Fitch Solutions has revised up its real GDP growth forecast for Vietnam to 6.9 per cent in 2019, from 6.5 per cent previously.

Vietnam - fashion manufacturing winner from US-China trade waricon

Vietnam - fashion manufacturing winner from US-China trade war

BUSINESS
10/08/2019

Vietnam’s apparel industry will be a key beneficiary from the ongoing US-China trade war and the subsequent diversification strategies of US retailers, a research entity of Fitch Group has forecast.

Easing external demand to weigh on Vietnamese manufacturing sector’s growthicon

Easing external demand to weigh on Vietnamese manufacturing sector’s growth

BUSINESS
05/07/2019

Slowing global demand will have adverse impacts on Vietnam’s manufacturing growth in the remaining months of the year, experts forecast.

Vietnam’s growth to remain under pressure in 2019icon

Vietnam’s growth to remain under pressure in 2019

BUSINESS
04/07/2019

Fitch Solutions maintains its forecast that Vietnam’s real GDP growth will come in at 6.5% in 2019, a fall from 7.1% in 2018, partly due to unfavourable base effects potentially occurring in the remainder of 2019 and slowing global demand.

Trade war to benefit Vietnam’s fashion:  Fitch Solutionsicon

Trade war to benefit Vietnam’s fashion: Fitch Solutions

FEATURE
01/07/2019

Vietnam and Bangladesh are forecast to reap benefits from becoming alternative sourcing destinations as the fashion sector is reckoned the most exposed amid an escalating US - China trade war, according to Fitch Solutions analysts.