Digitalisation race among banks: Advantages of pioneers Business

Digitalisation race among banks: Advantages of pioneers

Right in the first week after the app electronic know your customer/client (e-KYC), the Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (TPBank) has seen nearly 5,000 customers registering to open their accounts through the bank’s mobile app.
Laos faces serious budget deficit  World

Laos faces serious budget deficit

An elevated fiscal deficit will result in growing public debt, which will ramp up pressure on Laos' debt servicing capacity amid the COVID-19 crisis, the Vientiane Times reported on August 21.
Ton Duc Thang University improves ARWU ranking Society

Ton Duc Thang University improves ARWU ranking

Ho Chi Minh City-based Ton Duc Thang University is Vietnam’s sole higher education institution to be rated in the 2020 Academic Ranking for World Universities (ARWU), the Nhan dan newspaper reported.
Export set to hit 340 billion USD in 2025 Business

Export set to hit 340 billion USD in 2025

Vietnam’s export is set to grow 5 percent annually from 2021 to 2025 to reach 340 billion USD in 2025, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s plan on socio-economic development for the five-year period.
MRC urges Mekong countries to address low water flows World

MRC urges Mekong countries to address low water flows

Six Mekong countries have been urged to address regional low water flows as the Lower Mekong River Basin (LMB) endures record lows for the second consecutive year, according to a Mekong River Commission (MRC) report.