Bao Viet wins Asia’s most transparent report award Business

Bao Viet wins Asia’s most transparent report award

Bao Viet Holdings, a financial and insurance services group of Vietnam, has been honoured as the firm with the most transparent financial report in Asia by the Singapore-based sustainability services provider CSRWorks International.
SME fund fails to meet lending target Business

SME fund fails to meet lending target

Though the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Development Fund was established a year ago, so far only three firms have got loans from it, fund director Hoang Thi Hong said.
Local startups see values soar Business

Local startups see values soar

Stock prices of many local start-up companies are valued extremely high, far above prices of large-cap shares on the two national stock exchanges.
Japanese bank assists Vietnamese SMEs Business

Japanese bank assists Vietnamese SMEs

The Johnan Shinkin Bank of Japan (JSB) will provide financial information and consultations for Vietnam’s Small- and Medium-sized Enterprise Development Fund (SMEDF).
Business

Securities firms lead profit growth

Listed securities companies took the lead in profit growth in the first nine months of 2014 because of the market rally, according to the financial information website vietstock.vn.
Business

Second wave of mergers and acquisitions begins: paper

Experts have claimed a second wave of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) has begun in Vietnam, the Vietnam Economic News reported, citing experts as saying that the second one is stronger both in terms of numbers and value of the transactions.
Business

Japanese investment trends in Vietnam

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) recently announced a report on investment trends of Japanese enterprises in Vietnam and a handbook on the supporting industry.