January 18, 2022 | 14:00
Japanese groups are advancing closer collaboration with Vietnam’s financial institutions to capture the increasingly enticing demographic variables in the Southeast Asian nation and expand their footprint even further, thanks to the rising aid from deep-pocketed parents.
January 10, 2022 | 11:27
The Board of Directors of MSB announced the planned sale of FCCOM, and AEON Group is allegedly the most viable acquirer for MSB’s consumer finance firm.
January 06, 2022 | 11:47
A coalition of international investors, including VinFast of Vingroup, has funded $80 million in StoreDot, an innovative firm that builds fast-charging electric car batteries.
December 11, 2021 | 12:08
Deep-pocketed actors planning to get into mergers and acquisitions are placing a greater emphasis on Vietnam’s insurance, bolstered by fresh digital capabilities and a supportive legal framework.
November 30, 2021 | 12:09
Five years of banking reform are at risk of being wiped away if the bad debt ratio rises again, requiring new legislation for debt settlement with judicious changes to the present framework. Nevertheless, the detrimental influence of the pandemic is not predicted to significantly lower banks’ profit adjustment, credit growth, or net interest margin.
November 18, 2021 | 20:00
As ASEAN and Vietnam in particular embrace the rise of digital payments, thanks to their young and digital-savvy populations, investors continue to pay more attention to the fintech environment.
November 12, 2021 | 10:40
As inflation picks up and global headwinds put pressure on risky investments, gold is being viewed as a safe approach to hedge risks. Andrew Naylor, regional CEO for APAC (excluding China) and Public Policy at the World Gold Council, discussed with VIR’s Celine Luu how Vietnam can develop more diversified gold products and predict consumer demand.
October 28, 2021 | 11:00
Recent loan and credit agreements among Vietnamese banks and international financial organisations are reinforcing faith in promoting long-term growth prospects in Vietnam through renowned banks.
October 14, 2021 | 09:47
A handful of local and foreign banks are leveraging their insights and optimising financial resources to promote energy and power transition in Vietnam, thus contributing to the country’s sustainable national energy policy.
October 03, 2021 | 10:00
German financial institutions and digitally-led banking platforms are doubling down on their efforts to stand in the good stead of Vietnam’s market, following various endeavours the two countries have upheld since its strategic partnership began.