The report used data gathered from a proprietary survey of more than 20,000 business leaders; college educated individuals in America, Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa that are middle class or higher; and general citizens who are nationally representative of their country. … [Read more...] about Vietnam slips a few notches in best country ranking
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Agreeing, General Director of the HSBC Vietnam Pham Hong Hai said the Fed is likely to stop raising the interest rate after two upwards adjustments in 2019, so it will be hard for the US dollar to maintain the uptrend. Therefore, the pressure on the USD/VND exchange rate will also decrease and the VND will return to the narrow exchange rate adjustment range in 2019, except for the strong depreciation of the Chinese yuan. … [Read more...] about How will USD exchange rate move in 2019?
I think that it is a smart move as it makes the market more competitive and it will lower electricity costs for end-users and lighten the burden on Electricity of Vietnam (EVN). Vietnam is also exploring solar park development where investors will be allocated certain areas to install solar projects and another option can be allowing the private sector to set up solar parks and support land allocation by the government. However, these are considerations only for now and will take some time to shape up as a policy once approved by the authorities. … [Read more...] about Vaibhav Saxena: Legal improvements increase investment attraction
Steve Brice, chief investment strategist at Standard Chartered Bank We believe the three- to six-month outlook for global equities, credit, and other income-generating assets looks favourable. This is based on our view that global growth prospects are stabilising after a period of downgrades, event risks are declining, and the US Federal Reserve has injected significant dollar liquidity into the global financial system. … [Read more...] about Avoiding “creative destruction” to stave off future recessions