Macro economy remains stable in six months Business

Macro economy remains stable in six months

Vietnam’s macro economy remained stable in the first six months of 2017 while inflation was curbed so as to reach the national steering committee on price management’s yearly target of 4 percent.
Inflation forecast to hit 2.6 percent this year Business

Inflation forecast to hit 2.6 percent this year

Vietnam’s inflation this year is forecast to reach 2.6 percent barring fluctuations of prices on world markets and adjustment in the cost of public services, the National Financial Supervisory Commission reported on June 12.
Lao economy forecast to grow 7 percent annually World

Lao economy forecast to grow 7 percent annually

The Lao economy is projected to grow around 7 percent annually between 2017 and 2019, according to the latest edition of the World Bank's Lao Economic Monitor released in Vientiane on May 24.
Creditors adjust growth forecasts Business

Creditors adjust growth forecasts

Despite expectations of stable interest rate levels this year, credit institutions have made adjustments in their forecast for capital mobilisation and credit growth in the second quarter and the year.
Credit grows 1 percent in January: NFSC Business

Credit grows 1 percent in January: NFSC

The National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC) has reported that credit in the first month of the year saw a growth rate of 1 percent, the highest month-on-month increase over the past five years.