Hanoi (VNA) - An auction of Government bonds on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) on May 27 raised 3.707 trillion VND (158.5 million USD) for the State Treasury. G-bonds worth 6.5 trillion VND were issued, with ten- and 15-year bonds bringing in 2.5 trillion VND each, five-year bonds 1 trillion VND, and those with a maturity of 30 years 500 billion VND. Some 1.207 trillion VND worth of ten-year bonds was mobilised at an annual interest rate of 2.9 percent, 0.1 percent higher than at the previous auction on May 20. Meanwhile, 15-year bonds were sold at an annual interest rate of 3.07 percent, 0.12 percent higher than at the previous auction and raising 2.5 trillion VND for the State Treasury. None of the five- and 30-year bonds were sold. The State Treasury has collected 53.443 trillion VND via G-bond auctions at HNX this year./. … [Read more...] about Treasury raises over 158mn USD in latest G-bond auction
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British Consul General to Ho Chi Minh City Ian Gibbons has sent a letter to the Ho Chi Minh City leadership and medical staff, expressing his gratitude for the city’s support for and treatment of British citizens ill with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), according to the municipal Department of External Relations. … [Read more...] about UK consul general thanks Vietnam for treating British citizens ill with COVID-19
New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam Wendy Matthews. (Photo: New Zealand’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade) New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam Wendy Matthews: As Chair of ASEAN 2020, Vietnam has been active in uniting the bloc's state members to effective respond to the COVID-19 thanks to the foundation of a common funding against the pandemic. This is a great step for Vietnam in particular and for the whole region. … [Read more...] about What foreign ambassadors say about Vietnam’s coronavirus fight?
Vietnam did a good job in terms of gathering co-operative measures among ASEAN member states, ASEAN dialogue partners, and international organisations as well as promptly sharing the information on COVID-19. Vietnam has strongly demonstrated its solidarity and assistance with other countries by donating medical supplies to countries in the region or severely affected, including Laos - my country, to prevent and combat COVID-19. For future co-operation as the Chair of ASEAN this year, Vietnam may focus on bringing the co-operation closer with AMS and its partners on how to produce a vaccine for COVID-19 at the earliest and continue calling on countries to ensure the rights to access drugs and vaccines against COVID-19. … [Read more...] about Vietnam helps ASEAN battle the COVID-19 pandemic
While putting up efforts to attract new foreign-invested projects, Nguyen Thu Trang, director of the WTO Center and Integration under the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), said Vietnam should pay attention to the quality of the FDI and the risks of local enterprises being acquired at cheap prices. … [Read more...] about Vietnam needs more efforts to lure new FDI wave