Fitch sets 5 Vietnam bank’s ratings

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Fitch sets 5 Vietnam bank’s ratings

Fitch Ratings has issued the long-term issuer default ratings (IDRs) on five Vietnamese banks.

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Regulations slow liberalisation plans

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Regulations slow liberalisation plans

Interest rate liberalisation is an important part of financial reform, promoting safer and more efficient financial markets. It has three components: the introduction of market-driven, competitive deposit rates; the establishment of a legal structure that allows banks to default; and a deposit insurance scheme.

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MOF eases regulations for VAT tax refunds

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MOF eases regulations for VAT tax refunds

The Ministry of Finance has asked local tax authorities to refund value-added tax (VAT) to enterprises if the amount of tax they default on is less than the amount of tax refund that they will receive.

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High Vietnam CDS may drive up bond yields

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Báo Đầu Tư English 3 month(s) ago

High Vietnam CDS may drive up bond yields

In the second half of the year, sovereign credit default swap spreads for Vietnam and three emerging Southeast Asian nations bounced back after dropping significantly in 2014 and remaining low during the first quarters of 2015.

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U.S. flies B-52 over S.Korea after North's nuclear test

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U.S. flies B-52 over S.Korea after North's nuclear test

SEOUL - The United States deployed a B-52 bomber on a low-level flight over its ally South Korea on Sunday, in a show of force following North Korea's nuclear test last week.

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Death toll from militant assault on Indian air base grows to at least 10

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 5 month(s) ago

Death toll from militant assault on Indian air base grows to at least 10

PATHANKOT, India - A gold medal-winning shooter was among 10 people killed in an audacious pre-dawn assault on an air force base, officials said on Sunday as troops worked to clear the compound in Pathankot, Punjab near India's border with Pakistan after a 15-hour gunbattle.

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China adopts first counter-terrorism law

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China adopts first counter-terrorism law

China adopted its first counter-terrorism law on Sunday after early drafts of the bill attracted strong criticism for provisions that may tighten media controls and threaten the intellectual property of foreign firms.

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US death toll rises as tornados, storms strike south

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US death toll rises as tornados, storms strike south

Tornados knocked cars off a highway and flattened homes in Texas, raising the death toll to 25 as a string of powerful storms wreaked havoc across much of the southern United States.

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Puerto Rico 'effectively in default': US Treasury

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Puerto Rico 'effectively in default': US Treasury

Puerto Rico is "effectively in default" and urgently needs authority to be able to restructure its debt, US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Thursday.

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Development partners worry about Vietnam’s public debt

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VietnamNet English 5 month(s) ago

Development partners worry about Vietnam’s public debt

VietNamNet Bridge - Investors have repeatedly voiced their concern about Vietnam’s public debt which has been increasing rapidly, and about the national default risk, according to Le Xuan Nghia, head of the Business Development Institute (BDI).

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14 state hospitals in Vietnamese province run out of money for salary payment

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14 state hospitals in Vietnamese province run out of money for salary payment

Fourteen state hospitals in Vietnam’s Dak Lak Province now owe around VND15 billion (US$667,000) in salaries for their staff, according to the provincial health department.

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Global economic events cause CDS spread spikes

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Báo Đầu Tư English 6 month(s) ago

Global economic events cause CDS spread spikes

Sovereign credit default swap or CDS spreads measure the yield, not including their funding cost, that global investors require in order to take on the risk of investing in a country’s government bonds. CDS spreads can be impacted not only by events within a country but also by global events that make the country seem more or less risky relative to other investment destinations.

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Police enforce music at int'l concert

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Police enforce music at int'l concert

The two-day 20th World Police Band Concert featuring police bands from Japan, the US, Singapore and Vietnam kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on November 14.

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Four family members die in seeming debt-related home suicide in Vietnam

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Four family members die in seeming debt-related home suicide in Vietnam

A couple and their two sons who were found dead at home in the north-central province of Thanh Hoa last night had likely committed suicide out of debt default, police officers said on Monday.

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Fitch affirms VN stable debt outlook

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VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news 1 related news

Fitch affirms VN stable debt outlook

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Viet Nam's long-term foreign and local currency issuer default ratings (IDRs) at ‘BB-' with a stable outlook.

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