Blockchain to change finance sector Sci-Tech

Blockchain to change finance sector

As blockchain disrupts the banking and finance industry, experts urged caution was needed in its application together with a proper legal framework to limit risks and ensure development is on the right track.
Experts: Non-cash payments need support Business

Experts: Non-cash payments need support

The Government should create an ecosystem and suitable environment for new products and services as well as pioneer their use to promote the development of contactless payment methods. This could be a foundation for building e-government in Vietnam.
Franchising makes Vietnam’s retail market more attractive Business

Franchising makes Vietnam’s retail market more attractive

Vietnam is a promising market for retail and franchise sector as franchising is an increasingly popular strategy taken by many enterprises, said experts at a conference held on the sidelines of the Shop & Store Vietnam Exhibition 2018 held in Ho Chi Minh City on March 28.
Myanmar new investment law takes effect World

Myanmar new investment law takes effect

Myanmar’s new investment law, endorsed by the country’s parliament in October 2016, took effect on April 1 with a view to creating favourable conditions for foreign investors.
Business

How to make mobile economy prosper in Vietnam

Regarding the development of the mobile economy, collaboration should be seen as win-win partnerships in a value co-creation ecosystem. Vietnam Business Forum interviewed Dr Bui Xuan Tung, Faculty Director of Vietnam Executive MBA, University of Hawaii.
Business

Fund-management profits ‘unsustainable'

Most fund management firms made profits not from their core business, but financial activities in the first half of the year.

However, some industry insiders are concerned about the trend. They say sustainable growth of fund management firms whose profits mainly come from financial activities are often extremely volatile as parent companies or related partners can withdraw their capital unexpectedly.