The value of the kip when exchanged for other currencies at commercial banks in Laos has gradually decreased, with the Bank of the Lao PDR (BoL) issuing a neutral rate of 8,864 kip per US dollar as of Wednesday.
The Ministry of Finance will soon release a policy to put foreign direct investment (FDI) firms on the stock market.
The Vietnam Debt and Asset Trading Corporation will auction a 0.34 percent stake in Maritime Bank this month.
Fledging SHB Finance Co., Ltd. has successfully completed the issuance of the fourth tranche of certificates of deposits (CDs) with the total value of VND300 billion ($12.8 million) which was conducted through the book building process.
The Ministry of Finance aims to issue VND200 trillion (US$8.78 billion) worth of Government bonds and develop green Government bonds in 2019.
Vietnamese shares gained steadily on Thursday, driven by positive investor confidence that lifted financial-banking and energy stocks.