VN-Index forecast to continue struggling Business

VN-Index forecast to continue struggling

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index is forecast to struggle due to uncertain market sentiment this week, with eyes on the two exchange-traded funds (ETFs) set to finish reviewing their portfolios on March 16.
Bargain hunters rescue Vietnam’s stocks Business

Bargain hunters rescue Vietnam’s stocks

Vietnamese shares recouped part of the week’s losses on February 9 as the current massive sell-off across the stock market triggered investors to scoop up stocks at bargain prices.
MoF wants hike in tax on capital/securities trade income Business

MoF wants hike in tax on capital/securities trade income

The Ministry of Finance has proposed the Government raise the individual income tax imposed on capital/securities transfer to 2 percent for trades not registered to the Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD) and not made on the securities market.
VN stocks up again on blue chips Business

VN stocks up again on blue chips

Vietnamese shares advanced on strong investor interest in large-cap stocks but declining liquidity signaled further volatility during the last week of the year.
Bank loans for securities sector fall Business

Bank loans for securities sector fall

Total lending of the banking sector for securities trading has reached 10 trillion VND (444.4 million USD), according to Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam Le Minh Hung.
Analysts forecast VN-Index drop Business

Analysts forecast VN-Index drop

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index reached a 10-year high last week on the back of a few blue chips. However, the gain was unstable and the index could face a short-term drop in the coming sessions.
Stocks up on back of blue chips Business

Stocks up on back of blue chips

Vietnamese shares extended gains on August 7 for a third session as positive investor confidence lifted sectors such as energy and banking-finance industries and several individual large-cap stocks.
Market oversight to be tightened Business

Market oversight to be tightened

The State Securities Commission might suspend the operation of the two local stock exchanges and the Vietnam Securities Depository if they cause investors to lose legal benefits and rights.
Local stocks rise on bargain hunting Business

Local stocks rise on bargain hunting

Vietnamese shares rebounded in both local markets on June 28, boosted by investors’ bottom-picking on expectations the market will soon return to an upward trend.