OUB maintains Vietnam’s GDP growth forecast at 6.5 percent Business

OUB maintains Vietnam’s GDP growth forecast at 6.5 percent

The Singapore-based United Overseas Bank has maintained its forecast for Vietnam’s GDP growth at 6.5 percent and core inflation rate at 3.7 percent of core inflation rate in 2022, but predicted that inflation may reach 5 percent in 2023 due to multiple risks and challenges.
Under-4-percent CPI for 2021 is believed to be feasible Business

Under-4-percent CPI for 2021 is believed to be feasible

Vietnam will certainly keep its inflation rate under 4 percent for the whole year as targeted by the National Assembly since the average Consumer Price Index (CPI) growth is now estimated at around 2 percent, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai.
Cambodia's inflation rate stands at 2.5 percent in H1 ASEAN

Cambodia's inflation rate stands at 2.5 percent in H1

Cambodia's inflation rate in the first half of this year was 2.5 percent, a decline of 0.6 percentage point compared to the second half of last year, according to a report released by the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) last week.
Laos’ GDP forecast to contract by 2.5 percent: ADB World

Laos’ GDP forecast to contract by 2.5 percent: ADB

Economic expansion of Laos is forecast to contract this year for the first time since 1980s due to impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the economy will recover in 2021, according to the Asian Development (ADB)’s recent report.