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After nearly 2 years conserving energy to survive adverse COVID-19, a ray of light can be seen on the horizon for the national tourism industry and the airline sector.

VND350 trillion for economic recovery must be disbursed soon

The investment capital of nearly VND350 trillion for the Socio-Economic Development and Recovery Program must be quickly disbursed, said Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai.

Support packages should be spent on health and business recovery: experts

Vietnam's fiscal support package needs to contain the pandemic and minimise health and economic impacts, so it will be necessary to give priority to spending on health, social security and support for the business sector.     

Government urged to launch economic stimulus package

National Assembly deputies have recommended that the Government design an economic stimulus package, but both the Government and the National Assembly have yet to discuss the topic.

US businesses consider fresh tactics for optimal operations

American companies in Vietnam are continuing to strive for a return to normal operations as some struggle with labour issues and flexible adaption to a post-pandemic world.

HCM City leads localities nationwide in economic recovery: AmCham Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City is the leading locality in the country in economic reopening and recovery, according to the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AmCham Vietnam).

Booking 2022 tours after a long period of lockdown

Amid the pandemic, technology continues to play an important role in the tourism industry, increasing the peace of mind of travelers and offering new experiences.

Time is running out for bailout package

There is still room for Vietnam to implement bailout packages and restore the economy, but there is not much time left.

'Revenge shopping', a chance for economic recovery

After shopping centers in Ho Chi Minh City reopened, long lines of people were waiting for payment at fashion shops.

Vietnam and the ‘90% economy’

While Vietnam's economy is still struggling with difficulties, the world economy is recovering clearly, after a long period of paralysis due to the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic.

 

Firms ramp up production to meet bulging order books as country reopens

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.

 

Unprecedented times call for new consensus to overcome challenges

The current challenges require an unprecedented consensus to overcome it, said former Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management Nguyen Dinh Cung.

Smart tourism and solutions to revive the "smokeless" industry

According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism's proposal, the pilot roadmap for welcoming back international tourists to Vietnam will be carried out in three phases.

 

Will Vietnam face a recession?

After crises in the past, Vietnam’s economic growth became sluggish and it took many years to achieve full recovery. Economists have warned that this may occur again in the post-Covid period.

Running tourism firms now is as risky as trading in stocks: company director

The complicated pandemic developments, plus the inconsistency in anti-pandemic policies in localities, have made travel firms feel as if they are walking a tightrope.

Restaurants in HCM City struggle to find staff

After authorities in Ho Chi Minh City allowed restaurants to resume dine-in service on October 28, these establishments are operating at about half of their capacity on these days facing a massive staffing shortage

Twenty three localities allow students back to school

There are 23 provinces and cities across the country allowing students back to school, according to the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET), following closure due to COVID-19 control measures. 

National Assembly expected to discuss solutions to urgent issues in second session

The second session of the 15th National Assembly which opened on October 20 is expected to discuss a series of socio-economic issues that have arisen after the fourth pandemic wave.

Optimistic business signals fuel expectations of a stable and rapid recovery

Vietnam’s economy has recently received many optimistic signals from the business community, which are fuelling expectations of a stable and rapid recovery after a long disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Seeking ways to speed up VN economic train

Policymakers and economists are looking for resources to speed up the Vietnamese economic train that has stalled for the past three months.