Vietnamese banks’ profitability improves Business

Vietnamese banks’ profitability improves

Vietnamese banks are forecast to gain in profitability this year, but raising capital will be a key focus for banks to meet the State Bank of Vietnam’s strict Basel II requirements.
Home Credit gets Moody’s B3 credit rating Business

Home Credit gets Moody’s B3 credit rating

Moody’s Investors Service has assigned a B3, or stable, credit rating to Home Credit Vietnam Finance Company Limited, making it the first consumer finance company in Vietnam to get the rating. ​
Vietnam Airlines wins regional award Business

Vietnam Airlines wins regional award

Vietnam Airlines was awarded the prestigious “CAPA Asia Pacific Airline of the Year” at the 2017 CAPA Asia Pacific Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit held in Singapore on November 8.
Shares flat amid oil price jump Business

Shares flat amid oil price jump

Vietnamese shares fell slightly on both local bourses on December 22, led by plastics firms amid fear that their profitability will be hurt from an increase of global oil prices.
Forex fears put end to market rally Business

Forex fears put end to market rally

Vietnamese shares on December 9 pulled back on both local bourses after previous day’s rally amid investor concern that an overvalued dong will undermine the country's export competitiveness.