COVID-19 pandemic weighs on budget Business

COVID-19 pandemic weighs on budget

The COVID-19 pandemic will continue to weigh on socio-economic development and State budget in 2021 and the years that follow, Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung said.
ASEAN, US promote finance-banking cooperation dialogue World

ASEAN, US promote finance-banking cooperation dialogue

Deputy ministers of finance and deputy governors of central banks in ASEAN and the US gathered at an online meeting on October 1 to share information and views on stable and sustainable finance and banking development.
ASEAN, US finance, central bank deputies’ meeting held ASEAN

ASEAN, US finance, central bank deputies’ meeting held

Deputy ministers of finance and deputy governors of central banks in ASEAN and the US gathered together at an online meeting on October 1, held as part of the ASEAN Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors’ Meeting hosted by Vietnam.
Laos faces serious budget deficit  World

Laos faces serious budget deficit

An elevated fiscal deficit will result in growing public debt, which will ramp up pressure on Laos' debt servicing capacity amid the COVID-19 crisis, the Vientiane Times reported on August 21.