More Tightening Needed Despite Credit Squeeze

May 2010
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;May2010, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p1
Country Report
The article offers information on the monetary condition in Vietnam. It states that depositors lack trust in keeping their savings in the country despite the large premium on interest rates on dong deposits compared with the U.S. It also notes that the State Bank of Vietnam is expected to make a move regarding it.


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