Vietnam says bad debts under control Business

Vietnam says bad debts under control

Nonperforming loans (NPLs) must be revolved at the earliest, especially in the banking and financial sector, in order to strengthen Vietnam’s economy, ensure efficiency and boost effectiveness in capital allocation, a World Bank Group (WBG) official told a seminar on September 26.
Business

Retail banking the wave of the future: experts

The trend towards retail banking will only get stronger in Vietnam as banks realise the vast potential of the market, experts said at the ASEAN Banker Forum held on November 19 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Politics

PM Dung presents Government’s report at National Assembly

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung presented the Government’s report on the socio-economic situation in 2013, results of the first three-year implementation of the five-year plan 2011-2015 and the tasks for 2014-2015, on the first day of the 6 th session of the 13 th National Assembly, which opened in Hanoi on October 21.
VN, Cambodia fight money laundering Politics

VN, Cambodia fight money laundering

Vietnam and Cambodia have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the exchange of information in the fight against money laundering and terrorism financing.
Politics

PM Dung meets NZ, Indian PMs, ADB leader

On the sidelines of the 17th ASEAN Summit and related summits, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received separately in Hanoi on Oct. 30 New Zealand and Indian Prime Ministers and the President of the Asian Development Bank.