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Stock correction expected next week

Stock correction expected next week

Stocks in the local market are expected to seesaw next week, as market liquidity may rise sharply before the main index moves toward the resistance level of 1,000 points, according to securities firms.

Interest rates to remain on hold through 2019

Interest rates to remain on hold through 2019

VOV.VN - The State Bank of Vietnam would hold its benchmark refinancing and discount rate at 6.25 per cent and 4.25 per cent, respectively, along with its 14 per cent credit growth target to be kept for the remainder of 2019, Fitch Solutions analysts have predicted.

Fitch revises Vietnam's outlook to positive

Fitch revises Vietnam's outlook to positive

VOV.VN - The revision of Vietnam's outlook to positive from stable reflects an improving track record of economic management, evidenced by strengthening external buffers from persistent current account surpluses, falling government debt levels, high economic growth rates and stable inflation, Fitch Ratings has said.

Hanoi’s population breaks forecast for 2030

Hanoi’s population breaks forecast for 2030

Hanoi’s population had spiralled out of control with the capital’s total number of residents already exceeding the target set for 2030, according to a report by the National Assembly.

Standard Chartered Bank raises GDP forecast

Standard Chartered Bank raises GDP forecast

Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) on October 6 increased its forecast for Vietnam’s GDP growth rate for the whole year to 6.8 percent, higher than the Government’s set target of 6.7 percent.

World Bank cuts East Asia growth forecast

World Bank cuts East Asia growth forecast

The World Bank cut its 2015 growth forecasts for developing East Asia and China, and warned of "significant" risks from global uncertainties including the potential impact from a strengthening dollar and higher US interest rates.

Vietnam lashes economic growth forecast

Vietnam lashes economic growth forecast

(VOV) -Economists at the Vietnam Centre for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) say that economic growth in 2014 is expected to be lower than last year and the economic recovery remains tepid.

Scientists forecast 10 storms and tropical depressions

Scientists forecast 10 storms and tropical depressions

(VOV) - Meteorologists are predicting the number of storms and tropical low pressures the East Sea this year to drop to nine or ten, lower than the annual average, according to the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecast.

HCM City sets targets for 2013

HCM City sets targets for 2013

(VOV) -HCM City’s general targets for 2013 focus on improving the quality of growth in line with economic restructuring and macroeconomic stabilisation, minimising inflation rates, and recording a higher GDP growth rate than in 2012.

ADB upbeat about Vietnam’s economic growth

ADB upbeat about Vietnam’s economic growth

Substantial and timely policy responses helped Vietnam weather the global recession in 2009, and the Southeast Asian economy is forecast to grow 6.5 percent in 2010 and 6.8 percent in 2011.