(VOV) - Vietnam will go ahead with intensifying economic restructuring and encouraging scientific and technological advances to improve the efficiency and competitiveness of the national economy.
(VOV) - The 2013 Vietnam Business Forum, to be held in Hanoi on December 3, will focus on the restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs), commercial banks, and the capital market, as well as corporate governance and transparency.
(VOV) - Vietnam report 2013 reveals the banking and telecoms sectors remain the greatest tax contributors in this year's list of 1,000 largest corporate income tax payers in Vietnam (V1000), making up 23.4% and 16.7% respectively of all tax.
(VOV) - Nearly 100 domestic and foreign experts shared experience in drawing up and implementing a new growth strategy in Vietnam.
(VOV) - The government will carry out its fiscal and monetary policies consistently and effectively to support business production, control inflation, and stabilise the macro economy in immediate and medium periods.
Vietnam and India on November 20 issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong’s State visit to India.
The trend towards retail banking will only get stronger in Vietnam as banks realise the vast potential of the market, experts said at the ASEAN Banker Forum held on November 19 in Ho Chi Minh City.
(VOV) -Discover Financial Services (DFS) of the US and Smartlink Card., JSC, a leading domestic payments network in Vietnam, has announced a strategic alliance to expand the card payment network in the country.
(VOV) - The steel industry, which is currently struggling to maintain production and settle its excess inventory, is seeking capital for its incomplete projects.
(VOV) - Most National Assembly deputies agree the number of corruption cases brought before the public’s eye is merely a drop in the ocean and current anti-corruption measures are not strict enough to serve as effective deterrents.
(VOV) - Falling petrol prices prevented the Consumer Price Index (CPI) going up in October, rising 0.48% above its end of September readings, according to the domestic market watchdog.
Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) will fall short of its potential this year but will improve in 2014, according to the Australia-New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ).
(VOV) - Leading economist Tran Du Lich warns the Vietnamese economy has yet to bottom out, saying alleviating the banking system’s non-performing loan burden—and thus facilitating capital circulation—is now the primary concern.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Asset Management Company (VAMC) has taken first steps towards addressing the banking system’s non-performing loan (NPL) problem to support economic recovery efforts.
(VOV) - The Asian Development Bank has maintained its 5.2% GDP growth forecast for Vietnam in 2013 and said gradual progress in settling non-performing loans will prompt its economy to grow by 5.5% in 2014.