SE Asia stocks-Most markets set for losses in 2015, Vietnam outperforms

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Southeast Asian stock markets ended down in thin trade on Thursday as investors stayed away ahead of holidays, with all markets posting losses in 2015 except for Vietnam.

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China suspends forex business for some foreign banks -sources

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China suspends forex business for some foreign banks -sources

China's central bank has suspended at least three foreign banks from conducting some foreign exchange business until the end of March, three sources who had seen the suspension notices told Reuters on Wednesday.

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Vietnam seeks new tools to beat bad-debt woes

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Vietnam seeks new tools to beat bad-debt woes

Residents walk past the building of the Vietnam Asset Management Company in Hanoi, Vietnam October 8, 2015. Photo: REUTERS/Kham

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TPP countries watch out for ‘exchange rate game’

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TPP countries watch out for ‘exchange rate game’

VietNamNet Bridge - Reuters has quoted reliable sources that say TPP member countries plan to sign an agreement not to devalue local currencies to boost their respective exports.

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Samsung Elec struggles to find fix for smartphone woes

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Samsung Elec struggles to find fix for smartphone woes

More than a year into the overhaul of its smartphone lineup, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has yet to find a way to reverse a slide in market share or margins, clouding its growth outlook and fuelling investor impatience.

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Vietnam's SSI to remove foreign ownership cap from Sept

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Vietnam's SSI to remove foreign ownership cap from Sept

Vietnam's Saigon Securities Inc said on Friday it would remove the foreign ownership cap on its shares from next month, in line with a government effort to boost investment in the stock market.

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Vietnam index posts biggest single-day jump in 15 months

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Vietnam's benchmark VN Index ended up 3 percent on Wednesday, its biggest jump in 15 months, after the government reassured it will maintain the country's economic growth target and keep the dollar/dong rate stable until the year-end.

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Vietnam index falls 2.7 pct in higher volume

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Vietnam index falls 2.7 pct in higher volume

Vietnam's benchmark VN Index fell 2.68 percent at the break on Friday, trimming losses in early trade as investors sold energy and banking stocks among other blue chips, lifting volumes.

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China funds hold $161 billion in 'ammunition' to re-enter stock market: media

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China funds hold $161 billion in 'ammunition' to re-enter stock market: media

Close to 300 China funds that oversee more than 1 trillion yuan ($161.04 billion) are sitting on the sidelines with "ammunition" to enter the stock markets at any time, the Shanghai Securities News reported on Friday, citing its own calculations.

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Samsung Display to invest extra $3 bln to boost Vietnam output: source

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Samsung Display to invest extra $3 bln to boost Vietnam output: source

A subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd plans to increase its investment in Vietnam by an additional $3 billion to boost display module production capacity, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Friday.

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Vietnam bank BIDV plans foreign stake sales in 2016

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Vietnam bank BIDV plans foreign stake sales in 2016

Vietnamese lender BIDV, the country's biggest partly private bank by assets, said it could sell stakes to foreign strategic partners next year, as the Southeast Asian nation further opens up its economy to outsiders.

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Vietnam allows 1 percent dong depreciation

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Vietnam has lowered the mid-point rate for trading its currency on the interbank market by 0.99 percent to 21,673 dong per dollar on Thursday, the central bank said via its data feed on Reuters Eikon system, its second depreciation this year.

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World Bank's pension investments clash with principles

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World Bank's pension investments clash with principles

The World Bank indirectly invests part of its $18.8 billion staff pension fund in companies in industries such as coal and tobacco, holdings that clash with the development institution's own calls for ethical and low-carbon investing.

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Vietnam bonds at multi-month low on banks' lower liquidity

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Vietnam bonds at multi-month low on banks' lower liquidity

Vietnamese bond prices hit their lowest in several months as banks, major buyers of debt assets, reported lower liquidity and as the state seeks to keep down its borrowing.

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Singapore: monetary policy unchanged

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Given this year’s stable growth and inflation, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced its intent to maintain “modest and gradual appreciations” in the currency policy band to mitigate risks of price fluctuation.

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