Singapore’s economic growth slowest in decade World

Singapore’s economic growth slowest in decade

Singapore's economy expanded by its slowest rate in a decade in the second quarter of this year, raising fear of a recession and monetary policy easing in October, according to a Reuters article.
2018 monetary market: a year of success Business

2018 monetary market: a year of success

In 2018, the VND only devalued about 2.2-2.3 percent compared to the USD and lower than the depreciation of EUR, pound and yuan at 4.5 percent, 5.7 percent and 5.4 percent, respectively.
ASEAN likely to benefit from US-China trade war World

ASEAN likely to benefit from US-China trade war

A trade war waged by the US is likely to deliver a further blow to China’s economy in 2019, but the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) may benefit from the dispute between the world’s two biggest economies, according to Japan’s Kyodo News.
Company reports must meet world standards Business

Company reports must meet world standards

Credit-risk management should be enhanced to make sure business information was transparent and reliable to improve Vietnam’s trade, economic and investment conditions, according to Nguyen Quang Thuan, CEO from data analysis firm StoxPlus.
Market to maintain upward trend in September Business

Market to maintain upward trend in September

It’s expected to be a strong September on the local stock market, as investors are maintaining confidence after positive economic data in August and a period of prolonged net buying by foreign traders.
Shares forecast to rebound on Q2 reports Business

Shares forecast to rebound on Q2 reports

The VN-Index declined for the first time in six weeks due to heavy profit-taking pressure, but analysts expect a rebound this week following the release of the second-quarter business earnings.
 Lao population reaches over 6.4 million ASEAN

Lao population reaches over 6.4 million

The total population of Laos was 6,492,228 in 2015, an increase from 5,621,982 million in 2005, of which 3,237,458 were females, according to a latest report.
Stock markets take second small dip Business

Stock markets take second small dip

Shares sank for a second day on October 21 on the two national stock exchanges, likely caused by declining liquidity that raised investor caution ahead of the expected release of Oct economic data