15:45 | 28/03/2017 Finance - Banking
The Viet Nam Asset Management Company (VAMC) has proposed to raise its current charter capital from VND2 trillion (US$87.6 million) to VND10 trillion by 2020.
15:53 | 27/03/2017 Finance - Banking
Trading liquidity of the Government bond market may increase once the State Treasury of Vietnam is able to buy and sell bonds, a State Securities Commission (SSC) official said.
Controlling credit for real estate sector
10:24 | 24/03/2017 Finance - Banking
(VEN) - The real estate market is expected to continue growing strongly in 2017, attracting capital from different sources, the biggest of which is the banks. However, early this year, the State Bank of Vietnam told commercial banks to scrutinize and control credit for such potentially risky areas as property.
Some banks enter new rate race
15:40 | 22/03/2017 Finance - Banking
Some commercial banks have entered a new interest rate hike race to lure medium- and long-term deposits, pushing the rate to a record high of more than 9 percent per year.
Credit boom for Central Highlands farming
10:22 | 20/03/2017 Finance - Banking
(VEN) - The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) reports that capital continues to be poured into the Central Highlands in 2017 for hydropower, thermo-electricity, transportation, agricultural production and livestock projects.
Vietnam’s initiative on Pacific Rim disasters
08:16 | 12/03/2017 Finance - Banking
(VEN) - Vietnam, as the host of APEC 2017, proposed a disaster risk financing and insurance initiative as an element of regional financial cooperation. The proposal has won the support of the 21 member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum.