Lenders contend with interest rates

Lenders contend with interest rates

Maintaining steady interest rates is set to be a challenge for Vietnam’s central bank amid unfavourable global events and domestic pressures.
Multi-cloud is the new trend

Multi-cloud is the new trend

Cloud computing is no longer just a phase, it has become a vital trend in Vietnam, especially for the local banking sector. Tran Nhat Minh, VIB deputy CEO and head of Banking Technology Services, shared with Nhue Man how multi-cloud is now essential due to the personal data security and large storage capacity it offers.
VIB officially lists nearly one billion shares on HSX

VIB officially lists nearly one billion shares on HSX

Nearly one billion shares of Vietnam International Bank have been listed on the HSX with the reference price for the first day of trading at VND 32,300 ($1.40).
Large banks concerned about raising capital

Large banks concerned about raising capital

State-owned banks are struggling to raise capital to improve their capital adequacy ratio (CAR) in line with Basel II requirements.
Is it time to wave good-bye to the credit growth ceiling?

Is it time to wave good-bye to the credit growth ceiling?

Experts suggest the central bank to abolish the annual credit growth target and let the market decide its own supply and demand of credit.
Credit policies foster students' dreams of education in Nghe An

Credit policies foster students' dreams of education in Nghe An

Thanks to the prime minister's students credit programme, thousands of households in Nghe An received loans to send their children to school.
Massive profits slated for finance and banking sector in 2018

Massive profits slated for finance and banking sector in 2018

Throughout the AGM season, commercial banks unveiled remarkable business targets for the year ahead, promising huge revenue, profit, and charter capital raises.
Deposit security to seize top spot on upcoming bank AGM agendas

Deposit security to seize top spot on upcoming bank AGM agendas

After $13.17 million up and vanished from a savings account at Eximbank, deposit security will undoubtedly be on the top talking point at banks' upcoming AGMs.