Da Nang city to boost cashless transactions Business

Da Nang city to boost cashless transactions

The city of Da Nang, the central region’s major economic driver, is making headway in raising awareness on the benefits of cashless transactions as well as in building financial and technical infrastructure for the future development of a cashless society.
Workshop talks promoting cashless payment Business

Workshop talks promoting cashless payment

Policies and reality in building a cashless society in Vietnam was the theme of a workshop held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 11 by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) in coordination with the Ministry of Information and Communication and Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper.
Cashless payment needs a boost in rural areas Business

Cashless payment needs a boost in rural areas

Vietnam is entering the Fourth Industrial Revolution with the participation of all sectors, including the banking system; however, non-cash payment has seen development stall as the country’s population has not yet embraced its benefits.
UnionPay International, VNPAY cooperate in QR code payment Society

UnionPay International, VNPAY cooperate in QR code payment

UnionPay International (UPI), a subsidiary of China UnionPay, said on June 21 that it has signed a cooperation agreement on payment by QR code with Vietnam Payment Solution Joint Stock Company (VNPAY) - the biggest QR code payment firm in Vietnam.
Fee hikes threaten cashless plan Business

Fee hikes threaten cashless plan

Recent surges in transactions and withdrawal fees at a number of commercial banks went against the State Bank of Vietnam’s (SBV) initial policy roadmap for a seamlessly cashless society.
Thailand to set up e-tax payment system ASEAN

Thailand to set up e-tax payment system

Thailand’s Revenue Department aims to establish a database to unify all electronic transactions and payments into a tax data system within the next three years.