Saturday, 23 Feb 2019, 11:06
Vietnam’s rapidly evolving fintech sector has been largely driven the country’s young, digitally-savvy population, the high mobile phone and Internet penetration rate and the government’s push to curb cash usage and promote digital payments.
Saturday, 23 Feb 2019, 10:52
Vietnam stock market has stood firm and developed in many aspects to become an attractive destination for foreign investment flows, local media reported.
Friday, 22 Feb 2019, 12:11
Being a strategic investor of state-run VietinBank, MUFG Bank would help improve the Vietnamese lender’s capital mobilization capability.
Friday, 22 Feb 2019, 11:21
Since 2007, The Asian Banker has been publishing the world's annual ranking of the strongest banks.
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019, 10:49
The reclassification would help Vietnam’s stock market become more attractive in the eyes of new investors, facilitating a new wave of capital into the country.
Friday, 15 Feb 2019, 16:49
The total assets of commercial banks under state ownership accounted for 44% of the total in the banking sector, followed by joint stock commercial banks with 41%, Vietnam Finance reported.
Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019, 16:02
The stock market has laid a solid foundation for the success of leading corporations, supported the privatization process of state-owned enterprises and become a balanced and efficient capital market alongside the banking system.
Monday, 11 Feb 2019, 20:51
The government intends to push forward with the privatization scheme of state-owned enterprises in 2019, offering more opportunities for investors in the stock market.
Thursday, 31 Jan 2019, 10:26
E-wallets are the relative minnow but they could have the biggest impact on the government's cashless agenda.
Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019, 10:18
The government’s strong push for privatization and divestment in 2019 would present new opportunities for Vietnam’s stock market.
Monday, 28 Jan 2019, 11:13
The increase in Vietcombank's charter capital was funded by issuing shares to Japan’s Mizuho Bank and Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC.
Saturday, 26 Jan 2019, 20:33
Quality of lending to real estate sector could be rigorously monitored from 2019.
Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019, 07:05
The exchange rate (FX) rate and short-term rates stop to go up while net buying foreign investment flow was reported in the last two months.
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019, 22:14
As of the fourth quarter of 2018, the VN-Index fell from 1,021 points to 892, equivalent to a decrease of 12.6%.
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019, 06:35
Cross-border lending serves as an effective alternative source to supplement banks’ mid- and long-term funding.
Monday, 21 Jan 2019, 13:15
Experts suggested the government currently can increase the foreign ownership limit at banks by 5 percentage points to 35 percent. Then, the rate will be continuously adjusted up to 51 percent in 2021-2025.
Monday, 21 Jan 2019, 09:21
Experts said there are many favorable conditions for e-payment to make a leap in the country: the retail market and e-commerce are thriving, while bank cards and smartphones are more widespread.
Thursday, 17 Jan 2019, 14:44
The Vietnamese economy is expected to expand 6.7% in 2019, which is a "robust" rate, says UOB.