Vietnam sticks to 2020 growth target amid virus concerns - govt

by Reuters
Friday, 14 February 2020 13:11 GMT

HANOI, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Vietnam government said on Friday it will stick to this year's economic growth target of 6.8%, despite the impact of the coronavirus epidemic.

"The government has agreed to take drastic measures to fight the coronavirus outbreak and persistently pursue the target of maintaining macro-stability to meet the growth target," it said in a statement.

(Reporting by Khanh Vu; editing by John Stonestreet)

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