May 13, 2021 | 20:57
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has requested local credit institutions and foreign banks’ restrict lending concentration for real estate and construction, Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) and the consumption sector.
October 04, 2019 | 10:13
Experts suggested firms use more derivative instruments, such as futures and forward contracts, to minimise exchange rate risks when they can no longer borrow the US dollar from commercial banks, starting early this month.
April 01, 2019 | 12:24
The Government should help Vietnamese banks lure capital and experience from prestigious foreign banks so as to help local firms develop sustainably, experts said.
August 13, 2018 | 14:00
The Government plans not to license any more wholly foreign-owned banks in Viet Nam, instead encouraging foreign banks to buy weak domestic banks, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said.
July 29, 2018 | 11:33
In the last two years, Vietnam saw many foreign finance institutions leaving Vietnam or scaling down their investment.
April 09, 2018 | 09:51
Credit institutions and foreign banks will be allowed to grant loans to some prioritised borrowers in excess of lending limits regulated by law beginning next month.
November 26, 2012 | 08:00
While Vietnam’s domestic banking sector faces a challenging time, ANZ Vietnam is seeking to use its stature as a foreign bank with a rich history to strengthen its leading position in Vietnam’s market. Tareq Muhmood, chief executive officer of ANZ Vietnam, shares his views with VIR’s Ngoc Linh.
September 24, 2012 | 15:47
Debate over a proposal to allow foreign credit institutions in Vietnam to back real estate mortgages is intensifying.
February 25, 2012 | 13:17
Industry insiders are attacking foreign banks’ credit growth in 2012.
December 05, 2011 | 09:01
The State Bank is to offer foreign bankers a much needed carrot next year when it recalibrates lending limits to torpedo a one-size-fits-all policy.
August 06, 2011 | 14:19
HSBC Vietnam is on the money.
August 29, 2010 | 20:43
Locally incorporated foreign banks are racing to raise chartered capital to meet a pressing deadline.
December 29, 2003 | 18:16
In December each year, the central bank hosts an end-of-year meeting with the foreign banking community in Vietnam. However, despite the upbeat meeting some foreign banks and credit institutions will look back on 2003 with mixed feelings. Thuy Dung reports.
September 23, 2003 | 18:16
Foreign banks can now mobilise capital in dong to a limit of 50 per cent of their registered capital.Deputy governor Tran Minh Tuan last week signed Decision No.1084 to allow the new limit after many requests from foreign banks.