Bank shares drive market down Business

Bank shares drive market down

Shares declined for the first time in the last three days as banks lost momentum on June 21 on rising profit-taking pressure after a long rally.
Shares up for second day on stock market Business

Shares up for second day on stock market

Shares advanced for a second day on the two national stock exchanges on June 20 as investors increased their bets on bank stocks, given the positive outlook seen for the industry.
Standard Chartered, IFC boost global trade World

Standard Chartered, IFC boost global trade

Standard Chartered Bank and the International Financial Corporation agreed to continue their trade finance partnership under the Global Trade Liquidity Programme with total investment of 1 billion USD.
Banks turn a market dampener Business

Banks turn a market dampener

Shares unexpectedly edged down on January 18 despite a positive morning performance as leading bank stocks lost steam on cautious sentiments ahead of the Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays next week.
Vietnam cities on world investment market list Videos

Vietnam cities on world investment market list

Việt Nam’s two largest cities -- Hà Nội and HCM City -- have been listed among the top emerging market cities in the world that are attractive for foreign direct investment (FDI).
Foreign CEOs bullish on Vietnam bourses Business

Foreign CEOs bullish on Vietnam bourses

Foreign investors remain positive about the prospects for Vietnam’s stock market as the country grows and adopts more open policies, foreign CEOs said in a discussion panel at the ASEAN Business Summit last week.
Viettel’s Burundi subsidiary wins award Business

Viettel’s Burundi subsidiary wins award

Viettel’s subsidiary in Burundi, Lumitel, won the “Best operator in an emerging market” and “Best brand” awards at the 2016 World Communication Awards (WCA) held in Britain last month.