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Vietnam's Economy Expands More Than 7% in First Quarter

General Economy as 2017's Expansion of 6.8 Percent Among the Fastest in the World
Photographer: Ore Huiying/Bloomberg

Vietnam’s economy continued to post stellar growth in the first quarter, fueled by an export boom.

Gross domestic product rose 7.38 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier, the General Statistics Office said in Hanoi on Thursday.