Forum delves into credit shortage for SMEs Business

Forum delves into credit shortage for SMEs

A forum on measures to improve capital access for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) took place in Hanoi on August 8, looking at difficulties of both firms and banks in the matter.
SME fund fails to meet lending target Business

SME fund fails to meet lending target

Though the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Development Fund was established a year ago, so far only three firms have got loans from it, fund director Hoang Thi Hong said.
Development fund offers financial aid to SMEs Business

Development fund offers financial aid to SMEs

The SME Development Fund of the Ministry of Industry and Trade has launched financial aid packages for 2017 to continue assisting the firms which make up 97 percent of Vietnam’s total businesses.
Ministry's fund lends SMEs 29 million USD Business

Ministry's fund lends SMEs 29 million USD

A Ministry of Planning and Investment fund will finance small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with a total amount of 660 billion VND (29.3 million USD) this year, an official said.
Ministry launches SME development fund Business

Ministry launches SME development fund

A fund for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) development with total charter capital of 2 trillion VND (89.75 million USD) was launched by the Ministry of Planning and Investment on April 22.
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Solutions for enterprises’ challenges in 2015

A workshop on 2015 challenges for enterprises was held in Hanoi on January 27 by ‘Dien dan Doanh nghiep’ (The Business Forum) newspaper to assess obstacles and limitations and seek solutions facilitating enterprise development in the context of increasing international integration.
Business

Ministry proposes fund to back SMEs

The Ministry of Planning and Investment's Enterprises Development Department is planning to submit a proposal to the Prime Minister to create a small-medium-sized enterprises development fund.
Business

Vietinbank – fulcrum for SMEs

With more than 50 percent of its customers are small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (Vietinbank) continues proving to be a fulcrum for the SMEs bloc.