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Laos looks to increase electricity export

World

Laos looks to increase electricity export

Lao media on November 30 quoted a report by the country’s Minister of Energy and Mines Khammani Inthilath as saying that it is looking to increase electricity export in the time to come.

Indonesia forecasts 2019 growth of 5.1-5.5 percent

World

Indonesia forecasts 2019 growth of 5.1-5.5 percent

Bank Indonesia (BI) has forecast that next year its national economy will grow at almost the same rate as this year’s estimation of 5.1 percent, and domestic consumption will continue to serve as the main engine of growth.

Deputy PM: strengthening macro-economy a top priority

Politics

Deputy PM: strengthening macro-economy a top priority

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue expressed that strengthening the macro-economy is a top priority for Vietnam during a reception in Hanoi on October 9 for Vice President of the International Friendship Exchange Council (FEC) of Japan Yoshihiko Nakagaki.

Vietnam keeps up strong growth in first half: ADB

Business

Vietnam keeps up strong growth in first half: ADB

The Vietnamese economy continued its strong performance in the first half of 2018, although external and domestic challenges could affect the country’s growth outlook for this year and next year, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a new report.