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ACB becomes seventh bank to meet Basel II standards

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ACB becomes seventh bank to meet Basel II standards

The Asia Commercial Bank (ACB) late last week was officially given approval from the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) to apply Basel II standards, raising the number of Vietnamese banks meeting the global norms ahead of the SBV’s schedule to seven.

Bad debt handling to be audited

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Bad debt handling to be audited

The handling of bad debt among credit institutions would be audited this year in order to formulate recommendations for effectively implementing a National Assembly resolution, according to the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV).

Most banks upbeat about 2019 performance

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Most banks upbeat about 2019 performance

Most banks will not officially set their annual targets until their shareholder meetings in April, but many bank leaders are optimistic about 2019 with plans to increase profits through cutting operating costs and promoting digital services.

Banks post high profits in 2018

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Banks post high profits in 2018

Despite the central bank’s tightened monetary policy, many banks reported good business performance last year thanks to improved bad debt resolution and rising income from services.