Project Code: STATE-VNM-2
|Project Title||Vietnam Bi-Weekly Macro-Economic Highlights|
|Project Summary||Research and summarize macroeconomic developments in Vietnam for inclusion into a bi-weekly U.S. Embassy Hanoi newsletter.|
|Country/Region of Focus||Vietnam|
|Agency||Department of State|
|Number of Interns||1|
We are looking for someone to research and summarize up to eight interesting and pertinent news stories each week to be included into the bi-weekly newsletter highlighting macro-economic developments. We want news stories that include economic statistics on topics such as economic growth (or lack thereof), inflation, credit growth, industrial productivity, labor productivity, manufacturing output, trade and exports, foreign direct investments, budget deficit, fiscal issues, banking and financial services, energy and oil sector, and infrastructure developments in Vietnam. Ideally, intern will submit written product by Saturday NOON EST every other week for review and publication. There are many Vietnamese English-language websites, such as vietnambreakingnews.com, vietnamnet.vn, vietnamnews.vn, in addition to international economic and business media outlets. This Embassy newsletter gives a bi-weekly snapshot of Vietnam's economic trends and has wide U.S. government readership.