November 22, 2021 | 09:35
Home Credit and Standard Chartered Bank entered into a partnership agreement to launch an entrustment lending programme in Vietnam.
October 30, 2021 | 23:42
Units in the VBSP system have made strides to effectively handle all assigned tasks, effectively serving pandemic recovery efforts.
September 20, 2021 | 17:20
Supporting individual customers to weather the health crisis, BAC A BANK is deploying a special $130.43 million loan programme
September 17, 2021 | 08:02
The government has directed the State Bank of Vietnam to set forth a credit support scheme within this month to help local air carriers bolster liquidity.
June 22, 2021 | 09:54
Vietnam Airlines is expected to receive a credit package of VND4 trillion ($173.9 million) soon to help avoid bankruptcy.
June 18, 2021 | 08:00
Banks are coming to grips with a tile of non-performing loans due to the pandemic. Kent Wong, partner and head of Banking and Capital Market at VCI Legal, portrays how the new circular’s debt rescheduling may affect banks, and how foreign banks could deal with distressed loans.
June 07, 2021 | 07:00
The transition from the London interbank offered rate to the risk-free rate will have a wide-ranging impact on banks globally. In the Asia-Pacific region, a significant number of banks will be affected by the transition as most floating rate loans are denominated in USD. Japanese yen loans also make up a significant portion of total exposures.
May 19, 2021 | 09:00
Banks have experienced a significant bad debt formation while implementing strict provisioning to control non-performing loans amid pandemic struggles – however, debt restructuring portfolios will slightly increase in 2021 as related conditions are expanded.
April 08, 2021 | 08:00
The SBV strictly monitors macroeconomic models, monetary systems, and COVID-19 situation to assess bank credit with reference to the national action plan.
July 22, 2020 | 15:01
The State Bank of Vietnam was considering changing the roadmap for adjusting the ratio of short-term funds used for medium and long-term loans, with the aim that banks could lower lending costs and provide preferential rates to aid post-pandemic recovery.
May 30, 2020 | 15:55
José Viñals, group chairman at Standard Chartered, shares the bank’s experience with containing the pandemic and getting through these most turbulent times.
April 20, 2020 | 18:10
The project on developing two key waterway logistics corridors would give a facelift to shipping infrastructure in the Mekong Delta and Ho Chi Minh City.
April 18, 2020 | 16:15
CapitaLand has secured about $280 million in two bilateral green loans to catalyse the greening out of the group’s global portfolio by 2030.
March 03, 2020 | 08:36
Many banks have rolled out soft credit packages in a bid to help customers, both retail and corporate ones, to mitigate the adverse impacts of COVID-19.
October 08, 2019 | 10:54
VBSP reported $2.39 billion in total outstanding loan balance in the first nine months to more than 1.62 million needy households and policy beneficiaries.