Vietnam reports Q3 GDP growth of 5.33% y/y – statistics office

HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam’s gross domestic product is expected to have grown 5.33% in the third quarter from a year earlier, according to data released by the country’s statistics agency on Friday.

The reading is faster than an expansion of 4.05% in the second quarter, but slower than a growth of 13.71% in the same period last year.

(Reporting by Khanh Vu; Editing by Martin Petty)