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Vietjet CEO named in 2018 Bloomberg 50 list

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Vietjet CEO named in 2018 Bloomberg 50 list

CEO of budget carrier Vietjet Air Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao has been the first Vietnamese person to be named in the 2018 Bloomberg 50 (B50) list, which honours 50 icons and innovators changing the global business landscape in the past year.

New securities law is a better fit for market

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New securities law is a better fit for market

The new amended draft law on securities was revised based on the inheritance of the current Securities Law, broadening the scope of regulation and adopting a new approach more suited to market condition and overcoming the remaining limitations of the current law.

Stock market cap posts significant growth

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Stock market cap posts significant growth

The market capitalisation of stocks and fund certificates has seen significant growth this year, equivalent to more than 80 percent of GDP and exceeding the goal set for 2020, according to an official.

SBV Governor talks monetary, fiscal, macro policy management

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SBV Governor talks monetary, fiscal, macro policy management

Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Le Minh Hung shed some light on issues regarding collaboration among ministries and agencies in monitoring monetary, fiscal, and macro policies during the ongoing sixth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on October 29.

Relaxation of foreign ownership cap helps VN market raise status

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Relaxation of foreign ownership cap helps VN market raise status

The new amended draft law on securities allowing full foreign ownership at public companies and investment funds would help Vietnam’s securities market be included in the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI)’s review list for a potential reclassification to Emerging Markets status.

Insurers’ total assets reach over 15 billion USD

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Insurers’ total assets reach over 15 billion USD

Total assets of Vietnamese insurance companies in the first eight months of the year surged sharply by 35.16 percent year-on-year to nearly 365.52 trillion VND (15.55 billion USD), a report from the Ministry of Finance (MoF) showed.

Forbes Vietnam honours top 50 listed firms

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Forbes Vietnam honours top 50 listed firms

Forbes Vietnam on July 26 organised a ceremony to honour Vietnam’s top 50 listed companies in 2018, which account for 70.8 percent of total market capitalisation on the HCM and Hanoi stock exchanges.