Vietnam’s benchmark five-year bonds rose for a third day, pushing the yield to the lowest in more than a week, on speculation falling money-market rates increased demand from lenders. The dong strengthened.
Vietnam is making headway against Asia’s fastest inflation as prices rise the least in 11 months, an easing that may boost confidence in its economic policy making as the nation struggles to spur foreign investment.
Vietnam, the world’s second-biggest rice exporter, may ship 300,000 metric tons this month, according to figures released today from the General Statistics Office in Hanoi, 39 percent less than in the same period last year.
Vietnam, the world’s biggest producer of robusta coffee, may export 180,000 metric tons this month, according to figures released today by the General Statistics Office in Hanoi, 25 percent more than in the same period last year.
Tenor Placido Domingo has made history by switching voice types to sing the baritone role of Simon Boccanegra in Berlin, New York, and Milan. Now, three months after his successful operation for colon cancer, he’s in London digging again to the baritone bedrock of his voice.