ACCA report outlines SME agendas for ESG

ACCA report outlines SME agendas for ESG

In 2024, the landscape for small and medium-sized enterprises is both promising and challenging. In the heart of Southeast Asia, Vietnam stands at the forefront of economic growth, and has set ambitious growth targets for 2024.
SABECO realising ESG ambitions

SABECO realising ESG ambitions

Business activities from Saigon Beer Alcohol Beverage Corporation, known as SABECO, are associated with and promote the implementation of environmental, social, and governance goals and related responsibilities..
IDICO lists sustainability among key criteria

IDICO lists sustainability among key criteria

IDICO aims for sustainable development based on the principles of its ESG standards.
The pressing need for globalised auditing standards

The pressing need for globalised auditing standards

The International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) in June this year set a new paradigm in corporate reporting by unveiling a set of standards guiding the global disclosure of sustainable development information.
Sustainable banks the way ahead for success

Sustainable banks the way ahead for success

Vietnam’s financial sector is increasingly embracing sustainability practices, although challenges like the need for a comprehensive legal framework, skilled personnel, and enhanced data management remain areas for improvement.
Proper handling of data paramount for digital aims

Proper handling of data paramount for digital aims

Hong Yea Chee, senior executive vice president for Customer Engagement at digital banking solutions provider Silverlake Axis, discussed with VIR’s Trung Duong the sector’s evolution towards integrated services and embedded finance.
Listed firms coaxed to adopt greener ways

Listed firms coaxed to adopt greener ways

While Vietnam’s listed companies are gradually acknowledging the significance of sustainability, their efforts to embrace eco-friendly practices remain inconsistent, highlighting the need for a more comprehensive and enforceable legal framework.
Addressing ESG principles at the corporate level

Addressing ESG principles at the corporate level

Sustainability is increasingly critical for the long-term success of Vietnamese listed companies. Dominic Scriven, chairman of Dragon Capital, spoke with VIR’s Song Huong about adopting environmental, social, and governance principles.
Top strategies to employ for integration of ESG aspects

Top strategies to employ for integration of ESG aspects

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria are becoming increasingly important to Vietnamese businesses, with around 80 per cent having already made commitments to these criteria or planning to do so shortly.
Agribank boosts ability to provide greener credit

Agribank boosts ability to provide greener credit

Phung Thi Binh, deputy general director of Agribank, talked to VIR’s Nhue Man about the bank’s determination to promote green credit growth.
ESG in M&As: from global to Vietnam

ESG in M&As: from global to Vietnam

In the world of M&A, both in the global and local context, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations are becoming increasingly important.
Vietnam's green credit surge: Navigating towards sustainable finance

Vietnam's green credit surge: Navigating towards sustainable finance

At a VIR seminar on December 4, in collaboration with Agribank, key stakeholders congregated to discuss Lighting the Path for Green Financing.
Green finance must be unlocked to develop

Green finance must be unlocked to develop

The banking sector has been urged to unlock viable green finance to attract a broader investor base to facilitate its green transition.
PAN Group and Standard Chartered Vietnam collaborate to implement ESG financial solutions

PAN Group and Standard Chartered Vietnam collaborate to implement ESG financial solutions

PAN Group and Standard Chartered Vietnam have signed an MoU.
Governance playing part in ESG goal

Governance playing part in ESG goal

Experts have underscored the critical role of solid corporate governance, ethical leadership, and sustainability adherence in fostering sustainable growth and resilience in today’s dynamic business environment.
|< < 1 2 3 4 > >|