|The disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam decreased 0.2% y/y recording USD 4.51bn in the first five months of this year. As reported by Dow Jones International News, according to data released by the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the FDI pledges declined 32% y/y registering USD 5.32bn during the period. FDI is a key source of USD for the country, along with exports, remittances as well as official development assistance.
Hong Kong's composite interest rate declined 3 basis points (bps) registering 0.25% in February this year. As reported by News.gov.hk, the decrease in the composite rates was due to the decline ... more
Thailand's government is likely to offer financial support for export-oriented small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and the indigenous industry, resulting in an increase in volume and value ... more
Singapore's small businesses are expected to be having concerns regarding the new and diverse government incentive schemes, which were announced in the recent Budget. As reported by ... more