Expats in Vietnam earn 88,000 USD per year Business

Expats in Vietnam earn 88,000 USD per year

Expats working in Vietnam said they earn on average nearly 88,100 USD, with 36 percent seeing their income increase by 25 percent, the latest Expat Explorer survey compiled by HSBC Bank revealed.

Indonesia revises 2014 State budget

The Indonesian Government is revising the 2014 State budget plan which is scheduled to be submitted to the parliament before the April 9 election.

ASEAN ministers warn of slowdown growth

ASEAN economic ministers have predicted a slowdown in regional economic growth this year amidst the European debt crises and planned spending cuts in the US.

ADB anticipates more capital flows into Asia

Emerging Asian economies, including Vietnam, would attract more foreign investment after the crisis in the securities market thanks to their high economic growth, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Gold strikes new record on US credit slip

The domestic gold price on August 8 surged to an all-time high of 44.3 million VND (2,129 USD) per tael (One tael is equal to 1.2 ounces), after the global price surpassing 1,700 USD per ounce on the back of a long-term US credit downgrade.