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Vietnam’s financial leasing sees potential

Vietnam’s financial leasing sees potential

Financial leasing institutions are the lastest solution to resolve capital shortages of local businesses, especially small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Credit growth rate might pose risks

Credit growth rate might pose risks

A high credit growth target of 21 per cent could be achieved this year, but with it come risks on credit quality and the potential for unevenly distributed loans, privileging large private firms instead of smaller ones.

Seminar mulls ways to develop firms in HCM City

Seminar mulls ways to develop firms in HCM City

Improving the investment and business environment and administrative reforms are among the measures needed to facilitate the development of businesses in Ho Chi Minh City, a seminar heard on September 6.

New P&G initiatives help SMEs and startups access global business opportunities

New P&G initiatives help SMEs and startups access global business opportunities

Procter & Gamble has hosted P&G Leadership College and introduced the Signal Accelerator for SMEs, reaffirming the company’s commitment to work with the Ministry of Planning and Investment to enhance SMEs’ competitiveness, increase innovative capabilities and approach new business opportunities.

APEC ministerial meeting to enhance SMEs competitiveness

APEC ministerial meeting to enhance SMEs competitiveness

VOV.VN -The 24th APEC Small and Medium Enterprises Ministerial Meeting (SMEMM) and related meeting are expected to increase the competitiveness and creativity capacity of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in the digital era.

Canada supports SMEs growth in Tra Vinh

Canada supports SMEs growth in Tra Vinh

As many as 200 enterprises and more than 194,000 locals in 22 rural communes of the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh have benefited from a Canadian-funded project to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) worth CAD12.1 million (US$9.63 million).

Vietnamese women at forefront of entrepreneurship

Vietnamese women at forefront of entrepreneurship

Vietnam has been reported as leading the region and beating the world average in the representation of women in its business sector. While the figures are promising, there remains ample space for improvement.

The wary balance of the market-based economy

The wary balance of the market-based economy

Although Vietnam’s business community has been the backbone of the country’s market-based economy over the past decades, it has experienced its share of ups and downs.

VCCI: Half of private firms take loans for operation

VCCI: Half of private firms take loans for operation

Local private enterprises have improved their productions and operations, but half of them still must take operational and production loans, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).

SMEs growth a key topic at third ABAC meeting

SMEs growth a key topic at third ABAC meeting

Policies that facilitate SMEs development are the most important topic of discussion at the third meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC), said Stewart Beck, President and CEO of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada.