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Singapore to loosen monetary policy

ASEAN

Singapore to loosen monetary policy

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced on October 14 that it will ease its monetary policy for the second time this year in an effort to foster economic growth.

Malaysia: GDP up 5.4 percent in Q1

World

Malaysia: GDP up 5.4 percent in Q1

Malaysia’s economy grew 5.6 percent in the first quarter of this year, driven by stronger domestic demand and rising investment in the private sector, according to statistics from the Central Bank of Malaysia (BNM).

Economy on right track to recovery

Business

Economy on right track to recovery

Vietnam 's economy is on the right track to recovery, with inflation no longer a great concern, according to Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh.

The minister was speaking at the regular cabinet meeting in Hanoi on June 27 to review the country's socio-economic performance during the first half of the year.

His statement was backed up with positive readings of the main macro-economic indicators released by the General Statistics Office (GSO) earlier the same day.

Economy shows signs of stability

Business

Economy shows signs of stability

Vietnam's economy is showing signs of stable development in the face of difficulties caused by the global economic crisis, director of the Ministry of Planning and Investment's General Statistics Office Do Thuc has said.

SMEs’ better competitiveness in spotlight

Business

SMEs’ better competitiveness in spotlight

Vietnamese small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are asked to unite in clusters and networks to raise their competitiveness at national and global levels, especially amid the ever-growing global integration.