Vietnam hosts 33rd ASEAN Capital Markets Forum Business

Vietnam hosts 33rd ASEAN Capital Markets Forum

The 33rd ASEAN Capital Markets Forum (ACMF) Chairs’ Meeting was held via video conference on December 9 as the final event among the activities within the scope of the ACMF in 2020 held under the chair and coordination of Vietnam’s State Securities Commission (SSC).
HDBank to offer L/C confirmation service through ADB’s TFP Business

HDBank to offer L/C confirmation service through ADB’s TFP

HDBank is offering confirmation for letters of credit issued by foreign banks within the framework of the Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s Trade Finance Programme, becoming one of the few banks in Vietnam to provide the service through the ADB programme.
Singapore, UK sign bilateral free trade deal World

Singapore, UK sign bilateral free trade deal

Singaporean Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing and UK Secretary of State for International Trade Elizabeth Truss signed a bilateral free trade agreement on December 10.
Central bank proposes expanding VAMC's operation Business

Central bank proposes expanding VAMC's operation

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has proposed expanding the Vietnam Asset Management Company's (VAMC) operations, saying the agency should purchase and sell bad debts and assets of all sectors in the economy.
Vietnam expected to mount strong recovery next year: UK’s Proactive Business

Vietnam expected to mount strong recovery next year: UK’s Proactive

Vietnam is expected to mount a “strong recovery in 2021”, with growth projected to strengthen to 6.5 percent as domestic and foreign economic activity stablished, the UK-based news outlet proactiveinvestors.co.uk (Proactive) has cited a report from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).