Money collection services have brought big money to commercial banks.
A workshop took place in northern Hai Phong city on August 4 to provide information on loan access and methods of payment in international trade for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
The Government has approved an e-commerce development plan for 2016-20 that targets 50% of consumers switching from cash to other forms of payment.
VOV.VN - Around 30% of the Vietnamese population will carry out online transactions in the next five years, according to a master plan on e-commerce development approved by the Prime Minister.
The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) has launched a line of credit worth US$68.1 million for fisheries production and processing.
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) launched two sets of treasury bills worthVND 6 trillion (US$268 million) on February 23.
The Vietnamese developer behind the 2013 hit mobile game Flappy Bird has paid more than VND1.4 billion (US$62,500) in tax for the income he had reaped from the historically popular app, a tax official has said.
(VOV) - In July alone, Vietnam paid US$172.68 million in debt, clearing foreign debts of US$933.34 million in seven months, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
Vinasun Corp has announced a mobile app that allows passengers in Danang City to book a taxi.
The World Bank has debarred American architectural and engineering design firm Louis Berger Group, Inc. (LBG) for one year for allegedly bribing government officials under two WB-financed projects worth around US$500 million in Vietnam.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung requested the General Department of Taxation slash the tax payment time to 171 hours in 2015 at any cost while chairing a meeting in Hanoi on March 31.
More than 100 employees of Vietnam Airlines (VNA) have sought leave from the national carrier, prior to a go-slow strike demanding better payment, but their demand has not been accepted.
(VOV) -Economist Nguyen Minh Phong has suggested that Vietnam should not accept the proposal by the Chinese Business Association and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China for direct trading between Chinese currency Renminbi (RMB) and Vietnamese currency Dong (VND) in the country.
(VOV) - Vietnam wants to strengthen economic relations with member states of the Francophone community and creates favourable conditions for Francophone businesses to operate efficiently.
(VOV) - Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon) recently conferred its prestigious ‘Excellence Award for 2013’ on DongA Bank for its global leadership in designing a capital market and payment transactions system.
(VOV) - Vietnam Prosperity Joint-Stock Commercial Bank (VPBank) has been accorded four top international accolades, celebrating its innovativeness in facing the challenges of the industry and development of high-quality products.
About 20 percent of the population in Vietnam use banking services, with non-cash payments accounting for 14 percent of the total payments made, said Bui Quang Tien, Director of the Payment Department under the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).
A training course opened in Hanoi on March 20 to provide information and improve the professional skills of journalists working in the field of climate change mitigation and adaptation.
The Vietnam International Commercial Joint Stock Bank (VIB) has been granted the Straight Through Processing (STP) Awards by Citi Vietnam to recognise its achievements in advanced global payment capabilities.