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Fiscal, monetary policies to be more proactive, flexibleicon
BUSINESS10/07/20200

Fiscal, monetary policies to be more proactive, flexible

Fiscal and monetary tools and policies should be governed in a more proactive and flexible manner from now to year’s end in order to maintain macro-economic stability and boost growth, 

 
Vietnam advised to ‘loosen monetary policy in cautious manner’icon

Vietnam advised to ‘loosen monetary policy in cautious manner’

BUSINESS
21/02/2020

Since the national economy this year is facing bigger challenges than last year, a looser monetary policy is needed, according to Nguyen Tri Hieu, a respected finance expert.

Vietnam’s aviation sector loses $435 million amid Covid-19 epidemicicon

Vietnam’s aviation sector loses $435 million amid Covid-19 epidemic

BUSINESS
18/02/2020

The initial loss caused by the suspension of flights to and from China for Vietnam’s airlines could be up to VND10 trillion.

Vietnam’s economy in ‘coronavirus whirlwind’icon

Vietnam’s economy in ‘coronavirus whirlwind’

BUSINESS
18/02/2020

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has predicted that the GDP would grow by 5.96 percent, a 7-year low.

BIS membership marks new stride in VN State Bank’s integration processicon

BIS membership marks new stride in VN State Bank’s integration process

BUSINESS
11/02/2020

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) was recently invited to become a member of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).

Looser monetary policy needed to counter global volatilityicon

Looser monetary policy needed to counter global volatility

BUSINESS
11/02/2020

A looser monetary policy should be instituted to support economic growth in the wake of global volatilities, especially the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (nCoV), experts suggested.

Vietnam's monetary market 2019: earlier forecasts missed the markicon

Vietnam's monetary market 2019: earlier forecasts missed the mark

BUSINESS
18/12/2019

When the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) late last week slashed the dollar purchase price, the greenback prices quoted by commercial banks were adjusted immediately.

Pork prices vs. monetary policyicon

Pork prices vs. monetary policy

BUSINESS
03/12/2019

Can the prices of pork destabilize the monetary policy formulated by the central bank in Vietnam?

Vietnam’s forex reserves peak at $70 billionicon

Vietnam’s forex reserves peak at $70 billion

BUSINESS
29/09/2019

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.

Bank loans keep flowing to real estate projectsicon

Bank loans keep flowing to real estate projects

BUSINESS
27/08/2019

Experts, citing figures and reports, affirmed that banks have not stopped funding real estate projects.

Asian central banks slash interest rates, and Vietnam may followicon

Asian central banks slash interest rates, and Vietnam may follow

BUSINESS
22/08/2019

Analysts believe that the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) should follow the move of other central banks to cut interest rates. This would help ease the burden on businesses.

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.