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Vietnam’s forex reserves peak at $70 billionicon
BUSINESS29/09/20190

Vietnam’s forex reserves peak at $70 billion

After two big purchases of foreign currencies in the first four months of the year and from July until now, Vietnam’s forex reserves reached the highest level, now at $70 billion.

 
As corporations issue more bonds, credit rating firms are neededicon

As corporations issue more bonds, credit rating firms are needed

BUSINESS
19/08/2019

VND9.103 trillion worth of listed corporate bonds were issued in the first quarter of 2019. Vietnamese enterprises are issuing bonds instead of borrowing money from banks when seeking long-term capital.

VN central bank to keep monetary policy on hold through 2019icon

VN central bank to keep monetary policy on hold through 2019

BUSINESS
10/07/2019

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will hold its benchmark refinancing and discount rates at 6.25% and 4.25%, respectively, in addition to maintaining its 14% credit growth target for the remainder of 2019, experts forecast.

Will Vietnam loosen monetary policies?icon

Will Vietnam loosen monetary policies?

BUSINESS
08/07/2019

Some central banks have loosened monetary policy to promote economic growth.