07 Oct '11, 7am

Vietnam to lift key interest rate

HANOI: Vietnam will raise a key policy interest rate for the fifth time this year, the central bank announced, as it tries to contain Asia's highest inflation rate and renewed pressure on its dong currency. The refinancing rate, one of several monetary policy tools used by the communist state to steer its economy, will increase to 15 percent from 14 percent next week, the State Bank of Vietnam said late Thursday. Since mid-February, the rate has been gradually lifted from nine percent, although the bank had not moved since its fourth hike on May 1. Higher refinancing rates increase the cost for commercial banks that borrow from the central bank to supplement their own capital. Economist Le Dang Doanh said the move will help the government battle inflation, which hit 22 percent in September year-on-year, while forcing the country's small banks to be more prudent in their le...

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