16:27 | 22/01/2019 Finance - Banking
An entrenched cash using habit and safety concerns are the main reasons for people not to switch to non-cash payments, a workshop heard in Ho Chi Minh City on January 15.
15:19 | 21/01/2019 Finance - Banking
(VEN) - The Ministry of Finance has introduced nine key measures designed to facilitate and accelerate the equitization of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) from now to 2020, given that plans to equitize as many as 85 firms in 2018 have failed to materialize.
Tax collection up 12.3 percent in 2018
10:46 | 11/01/2019 Finance - Banking
The taxation sector collected more than VND1.14 quadrillion (US$49.46 billion) in tax for the State budget in 2018, equal to 107.2 percent of estimates and up 12.3 percent from 2017, as heard a conference of the Vietnam General Department of Taxation (GDT) on January 10.
Credit growth rises 14 percent in 2018
14:15 | 08/01/2019 Finance - Banking
The total outstanding loans of the banking system are estimated to rise 14% in 2018 with the focus on production and business sectors, contributing to supporting economic growth, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) said on January 7.