M&A activity is increasing in Southeast Asia
16:31 | 25/05/2018 Finance - Banking
(VEN) - Standard Chartered Bank, in collaboration with the Malaysia Business Chamber Vietnam and Singapore Business Group, organised the ASEAN Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on May 25, drawing over 100 representatives from Asia and local businesses.
Vietnam cracking down on use of crypto currency
16:01 | 24/05/2018 Finance - Banking
(VEN) - The crypto currency fever is hitting investors not only in developed countries but also in Vietnam. Although Vietnamese law bans crypto currency exchanges, many people in the country continue investing in this highly risky business.
Fee hikes threaten cashless plan
13:22 | 15/05/2018 Finance - Banking
Recent surges in transactions and withdrawal fees at a number of commercial banks went against the State Bank of Vietnam’s (SBV) initial policy roadmap for a seamlessly cashless society.