Total credit grows 6.53 pct as of May 25
14:37 | 06/06/2017 Finance - Banking
Vietnam's total credit growth was posted at 6.53% as of May 25, a higher growth rate when compared to that of the same period in 2016 (5%) and 2015 (4.5%), contributing to boosting production and business activities.
Banking system extends green credit policy
10:18 | 02/06/2017 Finance - Banking
(VEN) - Credit for environmentally friendly projects– green credit - is one of the goals of the Vietnam Green Growth Strategy and is of great interest to credit institutions. However funding for green projects remains small.
ABBank, TPBank join ADB trade finance program
16:34 | 25/05/2017 Finance - Banking
An Binh Joint-Stock Bank (ABBANK) on May 24 officially signed an agreement with the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) on joining the Trade Finance Programme (TFP) – one of prominent programmes enabling Vietnamese enterprises to increase competitiveness and get more opportunities to promote economy.
Vietnam financial inclusion focuses on tech
15:44 | 22/05/2017 Finance - Banking
Financial inclusion has been an accelerating global phenomenon recently, with financial services being provided at affordable costs to disadvantaged and low-income segments to increase earnings, alternate social capital flow and promote economic growth, a conference heard on May 19 in HCM City.