Shares drop for third time Business

Shares drop for third time

Vietnamese shares on August 21 extended losses to the third day in a row as investors showed little confidence in the market after receiving negative information.
Easing foreign holding limit cuts losses Business

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.
Vietnam’s growth earns kudos in US Business

Vietnam’s growth earns kudos in US

Vietnam continues to grow as a manufacturing hub, climbing to first place on Cushman & Wakefield's 2014 Growth Index, a ranking of the top 15 manufacturing locations by growth in emerging markets.
Market's previous growth wanes Business

Market's previous growth wanes

The national stock market was unable to maintain growth on August 5 as shareholders raised their selling volume to cut the market gains.
Losses continue to hit markets Business

Losses continue to hit markets

Local shares on August 4 extended losses on both bourses as blue chips continued their recent slip. Market liquidity also took a sudden tumble, ending at two-thirds of previous day's figure.
Consumer confidence index declines: survey Business

Consumer confidence index declines: survey

Reversing the earlier trend, the Vietnam Consumer Confidence Index declined to 104, a decrease of 8 percentage points from the first quarter and the biggest quarterly decrease in Asia Pacific.
 VN-Index has heavy selloffs Business

VN-Index has heavy selloffs

Liquidity soared but the VN-Index still failed to sustain morning gains as sell offs happened across the board on July 28.