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IFC helps Vietnamese bank aid SMEs amid COVID-19

IFC helps Vietnamese bank aid SMEs amid COVID-19

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) – a member of the World Bank Group – will provide another US$40 million for the Orient Commercial Bank (OCB) to help with the support of COVID-hit clients, especially small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

Labour market rebounding quickly: Minister

Labour market rebounding quickly: Minister

Vietnam’s labour market has bounced back quickly after the social distancing period, according to Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs Dao Ngoc Dung, who also expects it to return to the first-quarter level in the July-September period.

HCM City set to launch business support initiatives

HCM City set to launch business support initiatives

VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City is poised to implement 13 different solutions in an effort to provide continued support for local firms as they strive to boost production, increase business operations, and ultimately overcome the difficulties caused by the COVID-19.

Prime Minister directs support for SMEs

Prime Minister directs support for SMEs

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested ministries, ministerial-level agencies, localities, and associations promote the effective implementation of the law on supporting small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Private investment adds fresh impetus to economic growth

Private investment adds fresh impetus to economic growth

VOV.VN - A number of obstacles concerning the national business climate should be removed in an attempt to attract greater private investment, which is considered one of the key drivers contributing to the country’s economic recovery following the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to insiders.

Visa to support 10 million SMEs in Asia Pacific

Visa to support 10 million SMEs in Asia Pacific

Visa has recently announced a commitment to support 10 million small businesses across Asia Pacific, including Vietnam, in an effort to get local communities back to business in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

SMEs seek ways to optimise EVFTA benefits

SMEs seek ways to optimise EVFTA benefits

VOV.VN - Vietnamese small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) have been advised to fully tap into the opportunities brought about by the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) once the trade pact comes into force in August.

Deputies debate 30% tax exemption for SMEs

Deputies debate 30% tax exemption for SMEs

A policy that may grant up to 30% tax exemption for small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMEs) to mitigate the adverse effects of COVID-19 was discussed by National Assembly deputies during a meeting in Hanoi on June 16.

Measures sought to help SMEs optimise EVFTA

Measures sought to help SMEs optimise EVFTA

Vietnamese enterprises, especially small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), should quickly improve product quality and value to consolidate their competitiveness in the European Union market, an online conference on June 5 heard.

Signs of recovery for businesses who weather COVID-19 storm

Signs of recovery for businesses who weather COVID-19 storm

VOV.VN - Despite many of the country's enterprises facing plenty of difficulties caused by the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, numerous firms have begun to step up production and implement fresh business strategies suitable for the new situation.

E-commerce provides opportunities for businesses to boost exports

E-commerce provides opportunities for businesses to boost exports

VOV.VN - Amid the ongoing negative coronavirus impact, huge swathes of local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are paying close attention to digital solutions that utilise artificial intelligence technology to increase exports by connecting buyers globally via e-commerce channels.