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.
Friday, 23 Aug 2019, 15:53
M&A in banking sector is forecast to be exciting in the near future as many banks are accelerating to restructure and raise capital to meet Basel II standards’ deadline by 2020 set by the central bank, experts said.
Wednesday, 21 Aug 2019, 20:36
Contrary to the strong fluctuation of deposits from economic organizations, individual deposits increased steadily in the January – June period.
Wednesday, 21 Aug 2019, 16:15
The State Bank of Vietnam is drafting up regulations to cap foreign ownership at the maximum of 30% of 49% at fintech payment companies, including both direct and indirect ownership.
Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019, 10:38
The stable outlook for Vietnam's banking system reflects the country's robust economic performance, which will support asset quality and profitability.
Saturday, 10 Aug 2019, 05:16
Strong growth of the corporate bond market in the January – June period has laid solid foundation to gradually form a capital channel in mid- and long-terms for enterprises.
Saturday, 10 Aug 2019, 02:13
Most of such loans are from foreign invested companies, especially large-scale FDI companies, accounting for 76% of total foreign debt incurred by enterprises in Vietnam.
Friday, 09 Aug 2019, 15:20
Experts suggest the foreign ownership limit should be 49% to make the country’s finance and banking sector more attractive to foreign investors.