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Lawmaker stands tall as Vietnamese firms lose out to foreign incursions on home turf

Taking a leaf out of Trump’s 'America First' policy, he questioned what foreign investors have really done for the domestic economy.

Venezuela in 'selective default': S&P

Venezuela's debt crunch comes as no surprise, as the government cuts back on imports to service its debt, leaving ...

US slams World Bank lending to rich countries like China

'We think the World Bank can do a better job meeting its commitments to poorer countries.'
November 09, 2017 | 09:19 am GMT+7

TPP talks without U.S. near final stretch ahead of APEC

The pact aims to eliminate tariffs on industrial and farm products across an 11-nation bloc whose trade totaled $356.3 billion last year.
November 01, 2017 | 07:52 pm GMT+7

Moody's raises outlook for Vietnam's banking system

The upgrade was supported by the country’s robust economic growth and diversified economy.
November 01, 2017 | 05:26 pm GMT+7

Brexit keeps UK debt outlook 'negative': Fitch, S&P

British officials offered about $23.64 billion while the European side favors something close to $116 billion.
October 28, 2017 | 09:56 am GMT+7

Vietnamese state firms sitting on mountain of rising debt

Combined debts at state-owned companies climbed to more than $66 billion last year.
October 25, 2017 | 12:30 pm GMT+7

US deficit grows 13.6 percent in 2017, now 3.5 percent of GDP

But the overall deficit was $80 billion lower than forecast.
October 21, 2017 | 08:06 am GMT+7

Pacific trade deal without US could go ahead at upcoming APEC summit in Vietnam: official

The 11 remaining Trans-Pacific Partnership members appear ready to make clear their plans, with or without the US.
October 18, 2017 | 02:34 pm GMT+7

China's economic growth slowed in third quarter: AFP survey

The world's number two economy grew 6.7 percent in 2016 -- its slowest rate in more than a quarter of a century.
October 17, 2017 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s foreign currency reserves hit record high

The central bank has reported healthy liquidity in the foreign currency market and a stable exchange rate.
October 12, 2017 | 03:52 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese consumers ‘extremely optimistic’ about economy: survey

Vietnam scored 90.8 compared to the regional average of 66.9 in Mastercard's latest consumer confidence index.
October 10, 2017 | 04:02 pm GMT+7

China survey puts services growth at 21-month low, blurs picture of resilient economy

Analysts believe China's robust industrial rally cannot be sustained much longer.
October 09, 2017 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

HSBC raises 2017 growth forecast for Vietnam, WB projects slight expansion

Strong growth in the third quarter may have put the country's annual target back within reach.
October 05, 2017 | 04:12 pm GMT+7

'Our economy is not broken,' says UK finance minister, defending capitalism

'Our economy is not broken: it is fundamentally strong.' 
October 02, 2017 | 09:19 am GMT+7