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Easing foreign holding limit cuts losses

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Easing foreign holding limit cuts losses

Shares narrowed their losses in the afternoon session on Aug. 19 following information that the Ministry of Finance finally issued a circular providing guidelines for the implementation of Decree 60.

Singapore eases monetary policy

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Singapore eases monetary policy

Singapore on January 28 loosened the monetary policy in a surprise move as falling oil prices impact inflation and the central bank looks to boost the economic growth.

Circular will revamp stock market

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Circular will revamp stock market

Since its issuance late last year, Circular 36/2014/TT-NHNN, which set limits on how much banks can lend to stock investors, has had a strong impact on both credit institutions and the securities market. Investors fear that the total amount available for margin loans will drop dramatically after the Circular takes effect on February 1.

Thailand’s December CCI highest in 18 months

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Thailand’s December CCI highest in 18 months

The Thai Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) hit an 18-month high in December last year, increasing to 81.1 from 79.4 in November, said the Centre for Economic and Business Forecasting under the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce.

PetroVietnam upbeat despite falling oil price

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PetroVietnam upbeat despite falling oil price

The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) has said that it will continue monitoring global oil prices closely in order to adjust oil exploration and production, ensuring national energy security as well as the group's economic benefits.