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ATM

Banks battle Tet ATM overload

Business

Banks battle Tet ATM overload

As demand for cash withdrawals at ATMs doubles or triples around the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, banks are recommending customers use electronic payment or scan their cards at POS machines or use quick response (QR) codes instead of withdrawing cash at ATMs.

HCM City’s outstanding loans up

Business

HCM City’s outstanding loans up

Total outstanding loans by commercial banks in HCM City in 2017 rose 18.5 percent from 2016 to more than 1.74 quadrillion VND (76.73 billion USD), according to the State Bank of Vietnam’s HCM City branch.

Jury still out on cryptocurrency in Vietnam

Business

Jury still out on cryptocurrency in Vietnam

The use of cryptocurrency and blockchains in Vietnam is currently limited to just one percent of the total population, though experts anticipate that the number could grow to 30 million users in the next ten years.

Vietjet offers saving tickets on Vietnam-Taiwan routes

Society

Vietjet offers saving tickets on Vietnam-Taiwan routes

To welcome the Mid-Autumn Festival, Vietjet launched a series of promotional golden days from September 22 to 24 and from September 28 to October 1, 2017 within 12:00 – 14:00, offering 55,000 super-saving tickets priced only from 0 VND (excluding taxes and fees).