The State Bank of Vietnam, the country’s central bank, net pumped a total of 70 trillion dong ($3 billion) into the banking system in the first two months of this year, via forex buying and monetary tools, to meet high-season demand for liquidity, according to the government’s financial watchdog.

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A motor bicycle driver drives past the headquarters of the State Bank of Vietnam in downtown Hanoi, March 23, 2017. Photo: Minh Tuan/BizLIVE