Limited Risks To External Debt Position

March 2010
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2010, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p1
Country Report
The article focuses on the risks limited to external debt position of Vietnam. It reports that Vietnam has brought down its external debt-to-GDP ratio from 40.4 percent in 2004 to 30.3 percent in 2008 through external borrowing and high economic growth rates. The external debt consists of majority of official development assistance (ODA) loans with long maturity and no serious bunching of repayments.


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