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The American Economy: Comeback Kid

Almost the only thing on which Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, his Republican challenger, agree is that the economy is in a bad way. Unemployment is stuck above 8% and growth probably slipped below an annualised 2% in the first half of this year. Ahead lie the threats of a euro break-up, a slowdown in […]

Stocks cannot advance in unstable macro-economy

Analyzing the stock market and the current influential factors, Trinh Hoai Giang, deputy general director of the HCMC Securities Corp. (HSC), said stocks could hardly soar from now to the year’s end as long as the macro-economy remained unstable. In a recent meeting with the Daily, the expert mentions factors that hinder the equity market […]

Techcombank, WU launch online money transfer service

HCMC – Techcombank and Western Union Money Transfer Company have joined hands to kick off an online money transfer service that allows customers to take delivery of money via their accounts, instead of coming to banks. To use the service, customers have to open a bank account and sign up for F@st i-bank, an Internet […]