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Banks race to issue bonds for capital hike

Business

Banks race to issue bonds for capital hike

Many banks have issued a large amount of bonds to raise capital in a move to meet high demand during year-end’s peak lending season and prepare to meet the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s regulations on tightening the use of short-term funds for long-term loans from early next year.

HCM City pledges support for Japan-Vietnam festival

Society

HCM City pledges support for Japan-Vietnam festival

Ho Chi Minh City pledges to create favourable conditions for the organisation of the 6th Japan-Vietnam Festival, contributing to strengthening bonds between the city and Japan, Standing Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem said.

Japanese, Malaysian PMs hold talks

World

Japanese, Malaysian PMs hold talks

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Mohamad discussed ways to help Malaysia address its huge debts during talks in Tokyo on November 6.

HCM City willing to promote cooperation with French firms

Business

HCM City willing to promote cooperation with French firms

Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities want to enhance cooperation with France in the fields of the country’s priority and strength such as smart city development, urban management, finance-banking, logistics, trade and tourism, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.

Stock market cap posts significant growth

Business

Stock market cap posts significant growth

The market capitalisation of stocks and fund certificates has seen significant growth this year, equivalent to more than 80 percent of GDP and exceeding the goal set for 2020, according to an official.

SBV Governor talks monetary, fiscal, macro policy management

Business

SBV Governor talks monetary, fiscal, macro policy management

Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Le Minh Hung shed some light on issues regarding collaboration among ministries and agencies in monitoring monetary, fiscal, and macro policies during the ongoing sixth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on October 29.