SBV Rate Hike Presents Downside Risks To Growth

December 2011
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Dec2011, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p5
Country Report
The article focuses on monetary policy of State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) in Vietnam and also informs about the recent introduction of 100 basis points by SBV. As stated, SBV took this decision to tackle inflation in the country and it is expected that SBV will reverse the policy in early 2012 to enhance the gross domestic product (GDP) growth. It is also reported that SBV's decision would help in stabilizing the Vietnamese currency.


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