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.
HSBC lowers Vietnam’s inflation forecast to 3.5% Videos

HSBC lowers Vietnam’s inflation forecast to 3.5%

HSBC has lowered its forecast on Vietnam’s inflation rate in 2022 to 3.5 percent from its earlier prediction of 3.7 percent due to the stable domestic food price, which is expected to help curb the country’s headline inflation.
HSBC lowers Vietnam’s inflation forecast to 3.5 percent Business

HSBC lowers Vietnam’s inflation forecast to 3.5 percent

HSBC has lowered its forecast on Vietnam’s inflation rate in 2022 to 3.5 percent from its earlier prediction of 3.7 percent due to the stable domestic food price, which is expected to help curb the country’s headline inflation, according to a report released by the bank on June 14.
Analysts cut Singapore 2022 growth forecast World

Analysts cut Singapore 2022 growth forecast

Private-sector analysts have shaved their growth forecast for Singapore for 2022, with the sharper-than-expected rise in inflation and slower economic activity in China among the downside risks for the Southeast Asian nation's economy, according a quarterly survey released by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).
Laos’ inflation posts two-digit growth World

Laos’ inflation posts two-digit growth

Laos’ inflation increased to a record of 12.8 percent in May against the same period last year, according to the latest statistics from the Lao Statistics Bureau.
Vietnam’s CPI up 2.25 percent in five months Business

Vietnam’s CPI up 2.25 percent in five months

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in the first five months of the year edged up 2.25 percent year-on-year while core inflation rose by 1.1 percent, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Malaysia: Food inflation pushes April CPI World

Malaysia: Food inflation pushes April CPI

Malaysia’s consumer price index (CPI) in April increased 2.3 percent to 125.9 compared with 123.1 in the same month last year, the Department of Statistics Malaysia has said.