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Vietnam needs prudent fiscal policy: WB

Vietnam needs prudent fiscal policy: WB

VOV.VN - World Bank economists have urged Vietnam to be more prudent in its fiscal policy as the country’s public debt is close to the set limit of 65% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

Vietnam appreciates IMF’s assistance

Vietnam appreciates IMF’s assistance

Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung has spoken highly of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s support for Vietnam in assessing the country’s macro-economy.

Official refutes think tank’s calculation of public debt

Official refutes think tank’s calculation of public debt

A finance ministry official has refuted the figure of public debt in 2014 as given by the Policy and Development Institute under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, saying that the method of calculation is not in line with regulations.

ADB commits to low-interest loans for Vietnam’s infrastructure

ADB commits to low-interest loans for Vietnam’s infrastructure

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is willing to provide long-term and low-interest-rate loans for Vietnam’s major socio-economic infrastructure projects, its new Country Director Eric Sidgwick assured Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung during a meeting in Hanoi on September 21.

Vietnam’s economic development potential presented in Germany

Vietnam’s economic development potential presented in Germany

Vietnam Fatherland Front President Nguyen Thien Nhan overviewed his country’s economic development potential to an audience of German politicians, businesspersons and bankers on June 29 as part of his working visit to the European nation.

Each Vietnamese bears over US$950 public debt

Each Vietnamese bears over US$950 public debt

(VOV) - Vietnam’s public debts were estimated at more than US$86.267 billion as of 8:40am (local time) on December 28, accounting for 47% of the country’s GDP, according to Global debt clock at The Economist.com.