PM advises Hung Yen to develop industrial, urban zones Business

PM advises Hung Yen to develop industrial, urban zones

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the northern province of Hung Yen to continue creating a better investment environment and developing strongly industrial, service and urban zones during his Lunar New Year (Tet) visit to the province on January 26.
Bad debt ratio among banks drops sharply to 6.7 percent Business

Bad debt ratio among banks drops sharply to 6.7 percent

Vietnam’s finance and banking sector has reduced its ratio of non-performing loans (NPLs) – including both NPLs owned by credit institutions and the Vietnam Asset Management Company – from 17.2 percent in 2012 to 6.7 percent at the end of June 2018.
ADB loan helps Philippines expand financial services World

ADB loan helps Philippines expand financial services

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on September 19 announced that it had approved a 300 million USD loan to support the Philippine government's effort to expand financial services across the country, especially among entrepreneurs, small businesses, farmers, workers, and individuals, including women and vulnerable households.