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VN Index to rise amid volatility, weak liquidity

Business

VN Index to rise amid volatility, weak liquidity

Vietnamese shares are forecast to extend their growth in the final week of August by a marginal rate while volatility is widely expected by analysts as buyers are believed to be cautious due to the lack of news that could bolster optimism in the market.

ASEAN becomes RoK’s second-largest export market

World

ASEAN becomes RoK’s second-largest export market

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s exports to 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) in the first half of 2018 gained 5.9 percent to 48.93 billion USD, making the bloc its second-largest export market.

M&As in banking sector encouraged

Business

M&As in banking sector encouraged

The Government plans not to license any more wholly foreign-owned banks in Vietnam but encourages foreign banks to buy weak domestic banks, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue.