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Hanoi (VNA) –
The State Treasury of Vietnam has raised a total of 96.251 trillion VND (4.13 billion USD) via auctions of Government bonds at the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) since the beginning of this year.

At an auction this week, the State Treasury mobilised 3.95 trillion VND (169.5 million USD) from five-year and seven-year bonds worth 500 billion VND (21.4 million USD) each and 10-year bonds and 15-year bonds worth 2 trillion VND (85.8 million USD) each.

The interest rate of bonds still increased slightly. 

Specifically, bonds with 10-year maturity raised 1.55 trillion VND (66.5 million USD) with an annual interest rate of 4.53 percent, up 0.03 percent from the previous auction on August 1.

Sub-session auction of 10-year bonds drew 600 billion VND (25.75 million USD) with the yearly interest rate of 4.53 percent.

Those with 15-year term attracted 1.2 trillion VND (51.5 million USD) with an annual interest rate of 4.81 percent, up 0.03 percent in comparison with the rate of the previous auction on July 25, 2018.

As many as 600 million VND was mobilised from 15-year bonds at the sub-session auction with an interest rate of 4.81 percent per year.

No bonds of five-year and seven-year terms were sold.-VNA