De-Dollarisation Push To Create Uncertainty
- Strategies for Financial Risk in Multinational Operations. Watts III, John H. // Columbia Journal of World Business;Sep/Oct71, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p15
The chief financial officer of an international company will face a number of strategic problems and choices in the 1970s, particularly those generally associated with monetary uncertainties. In the mid-Sixties, and indeed since World War II, monetary uncertainty meant to bankers and businessmen...
- It Can Translate. Ferguson, Tim // Forbes Asia;Jul2013, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p6
The article presents the author's views on the economic condition of Vietnam, and discusses the launch of the periodical "Forbes Vietnam." He talks about the government's efforts to control inflation, and its impact on the banking and real estate sectors. He discusses the role of entrepreneurism...
- US dollar faces severe reversal of fortunes. Preece, Howard // Finance Week;06/02/2000, p15
Focuses on the impact on South Africa businesses of the United States dollar's valuation. Possible crash or downward correction; Major depreciation of the dollar in part for balance of trade reasons; Current/account & net private inflows.
- Unfavorable exchange rates affect local firms. Ellison, Evelyn // Indianapolis Business Journal;04/21/97, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p5A
Reports on the negative effects of the strength of the American dollar on companies in Indiana. Decline in overseas sales; Decline in revenue; Decline in total dollar value of Indiana exports to Japan and other countries.
- Getting to Know You. Moss, Nicholas // Latin Trade (English);Sep2000, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p28
Discusses the impact of Ecuador's adoption of the United States dollar for its currency. Legal framework for adopting the dollar in Ecuador; Preparation of the Banking industry for the dollar adoption; Efforts of Ecuador's Central Bank to identify the dollar.
- Facing down the markets. Hirsh, Michael; Powell, Bill // Bulletin with Newsweek;8/29/95, Vol. 116 Issue 5985, p58
Reports on the concerted action of central banks to prop up the American dollar. Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin's methods of discouraging currency speculators; Authorization to drive down the yen; Doubts by German authorities on the wisdom of the strong deutsche mark; Funding the American...
- Cash-Flow Problems. Seno, Alexandra A. // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);5/24/2004 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 143 Issue 21, p6
Discusses the hope in Beijing that new rules would bring some of China's unaccounted renminbi holdings back into its banking system. Conversion of the renminbi from Hong Kong dollars by the banking giant HSBC; Speculation about the increasing value of the renminbi against the U.S. dollar;...
- Will dollar's drop spur M&A activity? Theis, Laura // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);10/12/2007, Vol. 54 Issue 48, p7A
The article reports on the possible influence of dollar depreciation to the acquisition of American banks by foreign companies. Financial analysts note that the depreciation could make American institutions more attractive among big foreign companies. A notable example includes the acquisition...
- Closer Ties With Vietnam. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Oct2004, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p7
This article focuses on Laos' foreign relations with Vietnam. In May, the deputy prime minister of Laos, Thongloun Sisoulith, said that the government was offering preferential treatment for Vietnamese companies investing in Laos, including tax breaks, reductions in land rent, and zero duty on...