February 11, 2022 | 15:03
Informal microfinance has long been a practice in Vietnam, with family and friends being the sources of critical funds to establish a business, pay back other loans, or invest in an asset. Hung (Jimmy) Nguyen, researcher at Woodberry Forest School, writes
January 21, 2022 | 16:29
International and local employers in various sectors are expecting their hiring intentions to rise in the first half of 2022 as the economy is gradually recovering, according to the newly published Vietnam Employment Outlook Survey.
January 07, 2022 | 20:35
The State Bank of Vietnam's (SBV) fresh survey shows that most credit institutions are optimistic about the business situation in the forthcoming quarter.
November 15, 2021 | 09:22
COVID-19 has transformed the personal finance landscape, with consumers now more conservative and prudent about their spending and financial plans.
November 09, 2021 | 08:52
Though there had been a slight increase in spending after the loosening of social restrictions, Vietnamese consumers largely remain careful not to spend too much money too quickly.
October 19, 2021 | 18:10
The 14th Expat Explorer study indicates that almost two-thirds of expats feel optimistic about the year ahead despite the volatility of the past 18 months.
September 07, 2021 | 20:27
A new research by Citi and EIU found that supply chains in the Asia-Pacific are more resilient than expected to COVID-19.
July 20, 2021 | 11:11
By 2025, Vietnam will have 511 UHNWI with a net worth of over $30 million including their primary residence, according to Knight Frank.
July 15, 2021 | 17:37
A new survey found that the majority of Japanese want to travel overseas post-pandemic with 63.4 per cent of respondents targeting Vietnam.
July 13, 2021 | 18:41
Consumer confidence has hit a record low due to the resurgence of COVID-19 cases in Ho Chi Minh City and neighboring provinces.
July 09, 2021 | 10:37
COVID-19 is here to stay, yet a digital-led strategy can surely help companies navigate successfully through the crisis.
June 30, 2021 | 14:21
E-commerce continued to grow in Vietnam during COVID-19 but there was significant variation in consumer behaviour and spending across platforms and categories.
June 28, 2021 | 21:32
60 per cent of European companies working in ASEAN say Vietnam offers the best expansion opportunities in the region, according to Standard Chartered Bank.
June 14, 2021 | 08:12
A new study by Standard Chartered reveals that 78 per cent of multinationals will remove suppliers that endanger their carbon transition plan by 2025.
May 06, 2021 | 18:29
Enthusiasm for payment technologies has accelerated in the Asia-Pacific, with the vast majority of people considering emerging payment methods.