Fintech forecast to be robust this year Business

Fintech forecast to be robust this year

The regulatory sandbox for financial technology (fintech) which is expected to be created this year, coupled with efforts to promote the use of digital financial services, are expected to accelerate the development of fintech in Vietnam.
APEC looks to improve capacity of female-led MSMEs amid COVID-19 World

APEC looks to improve capacity of female-led MSMEs amid COVID-19

An APEC tele-workshop on harnessing fintech skills of women-led MSMEs in promoting inclusive growth against COVID-19 took place on December 8, drawing the participation of nearly 80 delegates from 21 APEC member economies and five international and regional organisations.
Singapore Fintech Festival to be held ASEAN

Singapore Fintech Festival to be held

The Singapore Fintech Festival (SFF) is an annual fintech event organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore, held in conjunction with the Singapore Week of Innovation & TeCHnology (SWITCH).
COVID-19 sparks a boom in cashless payment: expert Business

COVID-19 sparks a boom in cashless payment: expert

The novel coronavirus outbreak has changed the payment habit in Vietnam, with non-cash transactions particularly surging in the public service, Director of the State Bank of Vietnam’s Payment Department Pham Tien Dung said on December 4.
VNG Corporation eyes new fintech solution partners Business

VNG Corporation eyes new fintech solution partners

Top Vietnamese internet company, VNG Corporation, is eyeing new fintech solution partners at Enterprise Singapore (ESG)’s inaugural Southeast Asian Open Innovation Challenge at the Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology 2020 (SWITCH 2020) from December 7 to 11.
Hanoi to host Vietnam Venture Summit 2020 Sci-Tech

Hanoi to host Vietnam Venture Summit 2020

The Vietnam Venture Summit 2020, the second event of its kind, is set to take place in Hanoi on November 25 and will provide a dialogue platform between the Vietnamese Government and a number of major international venture funds.
Digital banks help promote cashless payment Business

Digital banks help promote cashless payment

Currently, the OCB OMNI system deals with about 50,000 transactions a day, including money transfer, receipt payment, and mobile service payment, three times higher than the figure recorded at late 2019.