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Currency approval boosts SBV policyicon
BUSINESS20/12/20210

Currency approval boosts SBV policy

Reports from the US Treasury Department reaffirming that Vietnam is not manipulating its currency for trade advantage is expected to benefit the stock and banking system.

 
NA Chairman: fiscal policy plays leading role in harmonization with monetary policyicon

NA Chairman: fiscal policy plays leading role in harmonization with monetary policy

FEATURE
07/12/2021

National Assembly Chair Vuong Dinh Hue has asked commercial banks to share difficulties with businesses, stressing that such support will also help themselves and that banks cannot have profits without businesses.

NA Deputy warns of property bubblesicon

NA Deputy warns of property bubbles

BUSINESS
10/09/2021

State Bank of Vietnam Governor Nguyen Thi Hong has sent a document replying to Ha Sy Dong, a National Assembly Deputy from the central province of Quang Tri, who spoke about property bubbles at the first session of the 15th NA on July 25.

Priorities for economic recovery policies toward the end of 2021icon

Priorities for economic recovery policies toward the end of 2021

BUSINESS
15/08/2021

In the first half of 2021, Vietnam in general achieved considerable growth targets in the context of a stable macro environment.

Central bank to keep proactive, flexible monetary policyicon

Central bank to keep proactive, flexible monetary policy

BUSINESS
23/04/2021

For the time ahead, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will keep a proactive and flexible monetary policy basing on market developments and forecasts for the macro-economy, SBV Deputy Governor Dao Minh Tu told a meeting on April 22.

Flexible, cautious monetary policy management bears fruiticon

Flexible, cautious monetary policy management bears fruit

BUSINESS
10/01/2021

Vietnam’s economy was adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, along with natural disasters and the impact of trade conflicts.

Fiscal, monetary policies to be more proactive, flexibleicon

Fiscal, monetary policies to be more proactive, flexible

BUSINESS
10/07/2020

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, 

Foreign currency market eases following central bank’s interventionicon

Foreign currency market eases following central bank’s intervention

BUSINESS
26/03/2020

The US dollar on Wednesday depreciated against the Vietnamese dong after the State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) sold the greenback on the cheap to stabilise the local foreign exchange market.

Loosening monetary policy means ‘trying to extinguish fire with oil’icon

Loosening monetary policy means ‘trying to extinguish fire with oil’

BUSINESS
13/03/2020

Many experts believe that loosening the monetary policy won’t help much in the context of Covid-19, saying that it will do more harm than good.

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.