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Việt Nam’s daily stock trading value ranks second in ASEAN

The average daily trading value on Việt Nam’s stock market has reached more than VNĐ30.84 trillion (US$1.34 billion) per session so far this year, up 15.9 per cent from last year’s figure and now the second largest in ASEAN, only after Thailand, according to the Ministry of Finance.

Shares slump on late selling force

Shares dropped on Thursday, pressured by the slump of large-cap stocks that were hit strongly during the last minutes of the session by increased profit-taking.