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fiscal policy

Public debt poses big risk to Vietnam

Business

Public debt poses big risk to Vietnam

The state budget deficit, which regularly remains at a high level, and rising public debt are among the biggest macro-economic risks facing Vietnam, making it more difficult for the government to help the economy head towards growth, said Professor Tran Tho Dat, Principal of the National Economics University (NEU).

Vietnam among 10 fastest-growing economies

Business

Vietnam among 10 fastest-growing economies

While growth is set to ease in 2019, Vietnam will still be among the top 10 fastest-growing economies globally, according to the “Economic Insight: South-East Asia” report recently released by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

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.

Experts review monetary policy for third quarter

Business

Experts review monetary policy for third quarter

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue, Chairman of the National Financial and Monetary Policy Advisory Council, chaired a meeting in Hanoi on September 28 to review monetary policy for the third quarter of 2018 and outline tasks for the coming time.

Bright prospects predicted for Thai economy

World

Bright prospects predicted for Thai economy

The University of Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC) has raised its forecast of Thailand’s economic growth this year to 4.6 percent from an earlier estimate of 4.5 percent after improved export, tourism and crop prices.