Tags: business performance

When retailers are involved in M&A deals

When retailers are involved in M&A deals

The retailer community last week was stirred up by the news that a Vietnamese enterprise had acquired a famous foreign retail brand just after one month of negotiations.

National quality awards presented to 75 businesses

National quality awards presented to 75 businesses

The Vietnam National Quality Awards 2018 were presented at a ceremony in Hanoi on June 23, honouring 75 companies with remarkable achievements in product and service quality and business performance.

Banks aim to up capital ahead of new standards

Banks aim to up capital ahead of new standards

Prosperous business performance and positive bank share price trends in the stock market are expected to help some commercial banks meet their capital increase deadline as required by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).

Experts’ reactions to MoF tax plan mixed

Experts’ reactions to MoF tax plan mixed

Experts’ reactions to the Ministry of Finance’s (MoF) tax adjustment draft have been mixed, while the business community struggles to keep up with the variety of proposed tax hikes.

Banks set dates for 2018 AGMs

Banks set dates for 2018 AGMs

After gaining positive business performance last year, many banks have planned to hold annual general meetings (AGMs) for 2018 soon.

Jobseekers should actively acquire new skills, knowledge

Jobseekers should actively acquire new skills, knowledge

Jobseekers should have the ability to learn and the willingness to acquire new skills to stay competitive on the job market, as technologies will usher in drastic changes and pose huge challenges to them, heard a recent workshop in Hanoi.

Foreign investment on rise in Vietnam

Foreign investment on rise in Vietnam

The foreign investment is looking up, as the total capital pledged for investment in the country until August 20 was nearly equal to that for the entire 2016.

Debt must be collected promptly: GDT

Debt must be collected promptly: GDT

Tax authorities have been told to collect tax debts of enterprises totalling VND23.5 trillion (over US$1 billion), or an 18.8% year-on-year increase, by the end of July, the General Department of Taxation (GDT) reported.

Credit rises 8.54%: central bank

Credit rises 8.54%: central bank

Credit rose 8.54% by July 29 against late last year while mobilised capital surged 9.94%, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) reported August 11.

Banks raise deposit interest rates

Banks raise deposit interest rates

Many commercial banks have raised deposit interest rates over the past few weeks, generating concern about an imminent lending interest rate hike.

Better performance forecast for banks in H2

Better performance forecast for banks in H2

Business performance at commercial banks is forecast to continue its upwards trend this quarter after making some improvements in the first half of the year, a State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) survey said

Vietnam Airlines in Germany performs well

Vietnam Airlines in Germany performs well

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines’ branch in Germany has seen an impressive business performance with an estimated EUR58.3 million in revenue this year.

High hope in fourth quarter

High hope in fourth quarter

The majority of processing and manufacturing companies in Vietnam are upbeat over their fourth-quarter business, thanks to positive macro-economic prospects.