Liquidity in the inter-bank market has showed positive signs after several months of being under pressure.
Việt Nam attaches great importance to developing multifaceted co-operation with its traditional friends in Eastern Europe, including the Czech Republic, said National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân.
Representatives from 21 commercial banks on Tuesday gathered in Hà Nội to discuss the interest rate, affirming that, so far, they are feeling no pressure on the issue.
Việt Nam’s packaging industry continues to expand, driven by growing demand for food and beverages processed and packaged in a modern way, according to experts.
The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday for the second time in three months, a move spurred by steady economic growth, strong job gains and confidence that inflation is rising to the central bank's target.
Shares edged down on both national stock exchanges yesterday amid volatility caused by portfolio restructuring activity of exchange-traded funds, as well as possibility of an interest rate hike by the US federal reserve.
Since mid-February interest rates on đồng loans on the inter-bank market have surged, somewhat surprising analysts since liquidity at most banks is pretty steady.
The National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC) has reported that credit in the first month of the year saw a growth rate of 1 per cent, the highest month-on-month increase over the past five years.
The State Bank of Việt Nam withdrew a large amount of money worth VNĐ177 trillion (US$7.79 billion) via the open market operation and the issue of Treasury bills in the past week.
Interest rates were stable in the first month of 2017 and will remain steady for the entire year, the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV) said on Thursday.