14:29 | 26/07/2016 Economy
A total of 5.81 trillion VND (261.5 million USD) worth of Government bonds issued by the State Treasury of Vietnam was sold through an auction recently held by the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX).
Government bonds (Source: baomoi.com)
The sum included 2.71 trillion VND (121.9 million USD) in five-year bonds with an annual interest rate of 6.1 percent; 1.15 trillion VND (51.75 million USD) in seven-year bonds and 1.5 trillion VND (67.5 million USD) in 15-year bonds with interest rates of 6.62 percent and 7.65 percent, respectively.
The other 450 billion VND (20.25 million USD) in 15-year bonds was raised through a secondary auction./.