June 22, 2021 | 15:54
Following in the footsteps of popular giants in the traditional press world, Vietnamese media groups are more keen to examine the prospects of new models that would charge readers for content online.
December 07, 2020 | 09:00
Although most everyday payments are still carried out with paper money in Vietnam, electronic and cashless solutions are on a stellar rise, with companies like electronic payment pioneer Vietnam Payment Solution JSC (VNPay) offering options that are unriv
August 14, 2020 | 11:00
The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, which took effect this month, will open up the country’s maritime industry.
August 10, 2020 | 17:38
Despite mounting losses at Zion, VNG remains adamant about maintaining its ownership at the e-payment firm to remain in this promising market.
June 24, 2020 | 08:00
The investment of Facebook and PayPal into Gojek might pave the way for its in-app e-payment services to enter Vietnam, but it is not an easy mission due to the fierce domestic competition.
December 09, 2019 | 16:57
VNPAY has recently been honoured as one of the outstanding fintech companies of 2019 at the Outstanding Vietnamese Banks 2019 award ceremony.
August 28, 2019 | 11:07
Grab announced investing $500 million into Vietnam over a period of five years to tap into opportunities in fintech, new mobility solutions, and logistics.
July 09, 2019 | 15:00
By the time the United States normalised diplomatic relations with Vietnam in 1995, Citi already had a representative office in Hanoi. In 1994, Citi became the first US financial institution to be given a branch license, and it opened its first branch in Hanoi.
June 26, 2019 | 09:55
Though the quick advancement of fintech has helped cashless payments increase in Vietnam, it has also created a fertile land for cyber-criminals to exploit.
May 24, 2019 | 10:24
Viet Nam's interbank e-payment system handled 37 million transactions worth nearly VND21 quadrillion (US$898.4 billion) in the first quarter of the year, up 23 per cent and 17.8 per cent respectively compared to 2018, according to the State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV).
January 08, 2019 | 13:15
EVN partnered up with VNPAY to enable customers to pay their electricity bills online, through QR payments.
November 10, 2018 | 10:35
Starbucks Vietnam's customers can conveniently pay for purchases, earn stars, and find nearby stores.
August 29, 2018 | 11:46
VNPT-Media and VietBank have just signed an agreement to co-operate in a number of fields to expand their networks and roll out new products.
June 29, 2018 | 17:54
Foreign investors are expected to help domestic e-payment firms create new things and make a difference in the competition with foreign players.
May 31, 2018 | 11:02
The fintech (financial technology) sector is facing difficulties of capital mobilisation shortage, inadequate legal framework and banks’ hesitance in co-operation, said Le Minh Hung, Governor of State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).