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Recovery becomes more broad-based in Vietnam: HSBC report

There are signs that the recovery is becoming more broad-based in Viet Nam, with marginal improvements in sectors like textiles and footwear, as well as machinery, highlighted HSBC in its report Viet Nam at a glance released on March 7.

Vietnam continues to see improvement in exports: HSBC

November marks the third consecutive month of Viet Nam seeing export growth on a year-on-year basis, noted HSBC in its report Viet Nam at a glance released on December 6.

HSBC: Vietnam’s economy recovers, inflation risks remain

Vietnam’s economy has passed its trough, staging a modest recovery with stronger-than-expected growth of 5.3% in the third quarter, but upside risks to inflation have resurfaced, prompting the upgrade of 2023 average inflation forecast to 3.4%.

HSBC lowers Vietnamese GDP growth forecast to 5%

Despite Vietnam’s GDP in the second quarter rising by a higher-than-expected pace of 4.1% on-year, HSBC reduced the growth forecast for 2023 to 5.0% from the previous figure of 5.2% due to mounting broad-based challenges.

HSBC cuts its 2023 inflation forecast to 2.6% from 4.0% previously

HSBC Vietnam launched a report entitled “The State Bank of Vietnam - Third time’s a charm?”, with an expectation that the SBV will deliver one more 50bp rate cut in this easing cycle, sometime in the third quarter 2023, to further support growth.

Vietnam’s agriculture redefines boundaries

Agriculture has long been the backbone of Vietnam’s economy for a number of comparative advantages, such as cultivated land, forest cover, sea territories, tropical climate, and available and cost effective labour.

HSBC raises Vietnam’s growth forecast to 8.1% this year but downs next year

HSBC has raised Vietnam’s growth forecast from 7.6% to 8.1% this year but revised down the forecast for next year from 6% to 5.8%.

CEO of HSBC: Let Vietnam’s success story be told to the world

Vietnam continues to strengthen its brand by accelerating national vaccine roll out program for its people and being one of the first markets to reopen in the post-pandemic period, told Tim Evans, CEO of HSBC Vietnam.

HSBC lowers Vietnam’s inflation forecast to 3.5 percent

HSBC has lowered its forecast on Vietnam’s inflation rate in 2022 to 3.5% from its earlier prediction of 3.7% due to the stable domestic food price, according to a report released on June 14.

Foreign investors will soon return to Vietnam's stock market: HSBC

Vietnam’s stock market is expected to continue to grow, helped by strong economic growth and increasing local liquidity. The positive outlook will attract foreign investors back to the market, according to HSBC.

Vietnam to be among top growth performers again in 2021: HSBC

Vietnam posted the fastest growth in Asia in 2020 and will once again be among the most outstanding performers in the region this year, according to the Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC).

Vietnam in strong position to defend against external shocks: HSBC

With fewer concerns about currency and external stability, Vietnam’s central bank is likely to be more comfortable with delivering interest rate cuts to support growth.

Lender attitudes shift on coal-fired ventures

A handful of international financial groups have cut their ties with coal-fired power plants – a sustainability move as investors and the public demand strong action on climate change.

HSBC signals mass job cuts as profits plunge

Interim chief executive Noel Quinn reveals extensive job cuts and restructuring to shake up the bank.

Foreign financiers deepens engagement in Vietnamese market

Rising foreign investment flow in Vietnam has prompted overseas banks to expand operation in the country.

World Bank maintains Vietnam’s GDP growth forecast at 6.5% in 2020

In 2020, the country’s domestic demand is set to benefit from generally supportive financial conditions amid low inflation and robust capital flows.

Pushing forward with reform is essential for Vietnam to buttress growth: HSBC

HSBC expected Vietnam’s economic outlook to remain positive and GDP to grow 6.6% in 2020.

HSBC economists report on Vietnam’s prospects during 10-day visit

Limited land and labor resources, increasing wages and a lack of local suppliers in Vietnam could make the cost/benefit equation less attractive for FD) firms in the foreseeable future, HSBC said in its latest Asia Frontier Insights report.


Private consumption now Vietnam’s main growth driver: HSBC

Vietnam has the second-largest consumption share in ASEAN, with the potential to outpace the Philippines soon. 

Vietnam among top ten countries for expats: HSBC

Vietnam ranks 10th among best destinations for expatriate workers to live and work, according to HSBC’s Expat 2019 Global Report released recently.