Indonesia’s external debt still under control: BI World

Indonesia’s external debt still under control: BI

Indonesia’s external debt remained under control at healthy levels, apparent from its about 37 percent external debt-to-Gross Domestic Product ratio at the end of February, relatively unchanged from the earlier month and within the average of peer nations, according to a statement from the Bank Indonesia (BI).
S&P raises Vietnam’s credit rating with stable outlook Business

S&P raises Vietnam’s credit rating with stable outlook

Standard and Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings’ recent upgrade of its long-term sovereign credit rating for Vietnam, the first time since 2010, was expected to help the country to attract more foreign investments into the economy and expand exports.
Philippines' external debt strongly drops ASEAN

Philippines' external debt strongly drops

The Philippines' outstanding external debt stood at 72.2 billion USD by the end of June 2018, down by 997 million USD or 1.4 percent from the end of March 2018, the country’s central bank has announced.
Malaysia’s external debt under control World

Malaysia’s external debt under control

The Malaysian federal government's external debt at the end of last year stood at 582.8 billion RM (215 billion USD) or 54.5 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to the Malaysian Ministry of Finance’s report.
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PM Dung presents Government’s report at National Assembly

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung presented the Government’s report on the socio-economic situation in 2013, results of the first three-year implementation of the five-year plan 2011-2015 and the tasks for 2014-2015, on the first day of the 6 th session of the 13 th National Assembly, which opened in Hanoi on October 21.
Public debt under control, finance ministry says Business

Public debt under control, finance ministry says

Vietnam’s total outstanding public debt was equivalent to 56.3 percent and 54.9 percent of its GDP in 2010 and 2011 respectively, according to Bulletin No. 1 recently issued by the Ministry of Finance.

The country’s external debt was equal to 42.2 percent of GDP in 2010 and 41.5 percent of GDP the following year. Outstanding Government debts are 44.6 percent and 43.2 percent of GDP.
Decade of fast growth ahead for East Asia, Pacific Business

Decade of fast growth ahead for East Asia, Pacific

Developing countries in the East Asia and Pacific region – the first to recover from the global economic crisis – can grow rapidly in the next decade even in a weakened world, but only if they implement structural reforms with renewed vigour and cooperate further on regional economic integration and climate change.