Interest rates for different terms forecast to drop 0.5-1 percent Business

Interest rates for different terms forecast to drop 0.5-1 percent

Interest rates for different terms from now to the end of 2017 are likely to decline by 0.5–1 percent from 2016 thanks to positive signals from the stock and property markets, macro-economic indexes, the Government’s attentions to businesses and banks’ strategies for attracting new clients.
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Difficulties and ways out for Vietnam’s economy

Vietnam’s economy has seen improvements in the first three months of this year but a lot of difficulties remain ahead, especially for businesses.

The conclusion was made during a meeting between the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and relevant ministries, agencies and localities in Hanoi on March 26.

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G-bonds attractive to commercial banks

Commercial banks have bought more Government bonds recently, with the State Treasury raising 5.65 trillion VND (269 million USD) on August 6 for bonds that mature within two, three or five years.