Friday, 20 Sep 2019, 17:41
The program enables students to address frivolous spending and economic challenges.
Saturday, 21 Sep 2019, 16:16
As of end 2018, the inter-bank electronic payment system processed 137.6 million transactions worth VND73,000 trillion (US$3.13 trillion), 13 times the country’s GDP.
Friday, 20 Sep 2019, 10:52
Alliex plans to invest over US$700 million in the next five years to install 600,000 devices for payment via cards in Vietnam’s market.
Wednesday, 18 Sep 2019, 09:36
This modest growth was mainly on the back of the 3.2% expansion of the government bond market to US$48.0 billion, due to issuance of treasury bonds and central bank bills.
Tuesday, 17 Sep 2019, 11:01
The State Bank of Vietnam, the country’s central bank, would continue to closely monitoring the macro-economic conditions and managing the monetary policy in a flexible manner, aiming to support economic growth.
Monday, 16 Sep 2019, 14:38
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) may consider another rate cut from now on until the end of the year to have a substantial impact on the financial market and support economic growth.
Monday, 16 Sep 2019, 10:38
Before taking the helm at HSBC Vietnam, Tim Evans served as HSBC’s Regional Head of Commercial Banking, International Markets in Asia-Pacific, covering Bangladesh, Mauritius, New Zealand, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam
Saturday, 14 Sep 2019, 12:05
Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung attributed the low disbursement rate to delay in assigning mid-term public investment plan, insufficient fund allocation, slow adjustment of investment plan, cumbersome procedures, or delay in completing disbursement procedures.
Friday, 13 Sep 2019, 19:43
A 0.25% reduction is subject to refinancing interest rate, re-discount interest rate, interest rate applicable to overnight loans, and interest via open market operation (OMO), starting effective since September 16.
Thursday, 12 Sep 2019, 10:56
Three main sources of Vietnam’s foreign currency include the disbursement of the FDI, trade surplus and M&A activities.
Wednesday, 11 Sep 2019, 20:27
As of August, state budget revenue stood at VND997.6 trillion (US$43 billion), equivalent to 70.7% of the estimate and up 12.4% year-on-year.
Friday, 06 Sep 2019, 12:07
The scheduled time of the issuance is the fourth quarter of 2019 and in 2020, depending on the market situation and the needs of SHB, while the bonds are set to be listed on Singapore Stock Exchange.
Tuesday, 03 Sep 2019, 08:00
Experts attributed the success in the fight against the dollarization in the economy to the central bank’s effective policies, including the zero percent dollar deposit interest rate and the foreign exchange stability.
Monday, 24 Jun 2019, 13:04
Japanese experts have addressed challenges to help Vietnam boost its financial market.
Thursday, 29 Aug 2019, 11:49
Banks must maintain an appropriate deposit rates that would not cause instability and affect the average interest rate in the market, requested the Vietnamese central bank.
Tuesday, 27 Aug 2019, 18:02
This is the first corporate governance code developed and released specifically for the Vietnamese market, in compliance with current legislation.
Monday, 26 Aug 2019, 23:16
In the first six months of 2019, total corporate bond issuance reached VND116 trillion (US$5 billion), up 7.4% year-on-year, including VND36.7 trillion (US$1.58 billion) from commercial banks, and VND22.12 trillion (US$953.53 million) from realty firms, among others.
Thursday, 22 Aug 2019, 15:32
Hanoi is an important gateway for businesses to tap opportunities in Vietnam’s fast-growing cities in the north.