Vietnam attractive to investors: Russian expert Business

Vietnam attractive to investors: Russian expert

Vietnam has emerged as an attractive destination to investors thanks to its rapid economic growth and high business profits, said Vladimir Potapov, CEO of Russia’s VTB Capital Investments and Senior Vice President of VTB Bank.
Vietnamese stock market attracts foreign investment Business

Vietnamese stock market attracts foreign investment

Vietnam’s stock market has been evaluated as a bright spot in the region in terms of growth speed and foreign capital absorption for years, according to Chairman of the State Securities Commission (SSC) Tran Van Dung.
Vietnam hopes to enter MSCI watchlist this year Business

Vietnam hopes to enter MSCI watchlist this year

One year after failing to enter the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI)’s watchlist for a market status upgrade, it is still uncertain if Vietnam will make it this year despite efforts made to improve market conditions.
Lotte Group looks to develop Southeast Asian markets World

Lotte Group looks to develop Southeast Asian markets

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s retail and chemical giant Lotte Group is ramping up efforts to tap deeper into Southeast Asia and advanced economies amid falling sales in China, once its biggest overseas market, industry sources said on May 28.
GoBear Vietnam inks deal with FE Credit Business

GoBear Vietnam inks deal with FE Credit

GoBear, Asia’s first and only metasearch engine for insurance and banking products, and FE Credit, the largest lender in Vietnam’s consumer finance market, have signed a deal to drive greater financial inclusion for Vietnamese people.
Gov’t agencies blamed for lack of corporate transparency Business

Gov’t agencies blamed for lack of corporate transparency

The slow listing of post-equitisation firms, including State-owned enterprises (SOEs), may make Vietnamese firms less attractive regarding a lack of corporate transparency and government agencies managing those firms must be blamed for the problem.