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The State Bank of Vietnam announced a reduction in its policy rates, making a second cut in less than two months to help the economy weather the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. With just 288
Indonesia’s finance minister proposed on 12 May 20 to parliament a budget deficit of 3.21%-4.17% of gross domestic product for 2021, with the aim of supporting economic recovery after the coronavirus pandemic is over. Sri
The central bank on 11 May 20 announced a revised bond issuance programme for 2020 to ensure an appropriate level of bond supply amid the novel coronavirus outbreak. The auction days and frequency will remain
The House of Representatives will not tackle ABS-CBN franchise bills just yet, as House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano said it will “put the interest of the Filipino people first.” Cayetano responded to the letter of
The Pakatan Harapan (PH) Kedah administration has fallen after two PKR assemblymen joined their former deputy president Azmin Ali in defecting from the coalition which lost federal power during the political crisis at the end