major commercial banks to lead credit growth in second half of the year

Major commercial banks to lead credit growth in second half of the year

Major commercial banks are readying their resources to lead overall credit growth during the peak season of production, business, investment, and consumption.
esg considerations light the path for sabecos success

ESG considerations light the path for SABECO’s success

Saigon Beer-Alcohol-Beverage Corporation is promoting more green growth initiatives, demonstrating its steadfastness in the goal that business investment must go hand-in-hand with the nation’s sustainable development.
future solutions to public investment in healthcare

Future solutions to public investment in healthcare

Despite the healthcare sector’s efforts, public investment spending remains lower than expected. Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen spoke with VIR’s Bich Thuy about solutions for increasing efficiency.
more overseas vietnamese investment in real estate anticipated

More overseas Vietnamese investment in real estate anticipated

The real estate sector is expected to bag wider engagement of overseas Vietnamese thanks to more relaxed regulations on housing ownership.
key investment principles to accumulate wealth vcbf experts

Key investment principles to accumulate wealth: VCBF experts

Investing and accumulating wealth may seem complicated, but actually there are basic principles that anyone can apply.
investment in green energy transition vital for vietnam

Investment in green energy transition vital for Vietnam

The Vietnam Energy Outlook Report - Pathways to Net Zero (EOR-NZ) has noted that to achieve its 2050 target, Vietnam's CO2 emissions may peak by 2030, so the pace of its green energy transition needs to pick up.
norfund grants 30 million convertible loan to seabank

Norfund grants $30 million convertible loan to SeABank

The Norwegian Investment Fund for Developing Countries (Norfund) on June 19 committed $30 million to Hanoi-headquartered SeABank (HSX: SSB) through a convertible loan, which can be converted into SeABank common shares within four years.
nishi nippon railroad buys 25 per cent stake in hcmc urban area project

Nishi Nippon Railroad buys 25 per cent stake in HCMC urban area project

Nam Long Investment JSC transferred a 25 per cent stake in the Nam Long Dai Phuoc urban area project to its Japanese strategic partner Nishi Nippon Railroad on June 17.
nearly 1200 km of north south corridor expressway put into operation

Nearly 1,200 km of North-South corridor expressway put into operation

The North-South corridor expressway, running from Huu Nghi border gate to Ca Mau, is 2,063 km long as designed. As of May 2024, a total of 1,187 km have been put into operation, 861 km are under construction, and the remaining 15 km are under preparation for investment.
verbrugge keen on investment opportunities at lien chieu port

Verbrugge keen on investment opportunities at Lien Chieu Port

Dutch logistics service provider Verbrugge International B.V. is keen on investment opportunities at Lien Chieu Port as part of its effort to diversify its operations.
thailand aims to develop workforce for advanced industries

Thailand aims to develop workforce for advanced industries

The Thai Government on June 17 said that the country aims to create a workforce of 280,000 in advanced industries over the next five years, along with an ecosystem that supports new investments, to help the Southeast Asian country become a high-tech hub.
media urged to improve for economy

Media urged to improve for economy

The media has been playing an active role in shaping a healthier business and investment climate, and supporting the government in formulating sound policies.
quang ninh aims to attract 3 billion usd worth of fdi this year

Quang Ninh aims to attract 3 billion USD worth of FDI this year

Northern Quang Ninh province has attracted more than 1.52 billion USD worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first half of this year and is poised to reach its goal of 3 billion USD in FDI for the full year.
public spending still behind desired level

Public spending still behind desired level

Public spending in some localities is still far too slow, despite leaders issuing strict instructions on the issue.
steady ship anticipated for monetary policy to 2025

Steady ship anticipated for monetary policy to 2025

Despite an uncertain global economic environment, Vietnam’s overall macroeconomic situation is forecast to remain stable in the second half of 2024. Suan Teck Kin, head of research at UOB, shared with VIR’s Thuy Van the outlook of Vietnam’s economy and how the country positions itself to capitalise on opportunities for economic growth and investment.