Archive for December 22nd, 2016

Interbank interest rates surge in the week of December 12th to 16th

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | NDH | 6:00 AM

In the week of December 12th to 16th, the borrowing interest rates between banks exceeded the interest rates of market 1 on some terms, in which overnight rate significantly [...]
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Reference exchange rate adjusted up 6 dong

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The State Bank set the reference VND/USD exchange rate at 22,154 VND per USD on December 21, up 6 VND from the day before. With the current/- 3 percent VND/USD trading band, [...]
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Real estate credit up strongly

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | SGT | 6:00 AM

Bank loans for the property sector are estimated at some VND150 trillion (US$6.7 billion) this year, a 14.2 percent pickup from a year earlier, according the HCM City Real [...]
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Vietnam, Once a Communist Despotism, Loves Bitcoins

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Valuewalk | 6:00 AM

Bitcoin ATM operator EasyBit said today it plans to install three new bitcoin ATMs in Vietnam. The company already operates one machine in HCM City, the country’s [...]
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SBV: settling weak banks the main focus in the next five years

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vietnam Finance | 6:00 AM

At the headquarter on 49 Ly Thai To, Hanoi, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has recently held a end of the year meeting with representatives of international financial and [...]
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Govt pledges huge credit line for hi-tech agriculture

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The government would set aside a credit package of VND50-60 trillion to encourage local farmers and enterprises to develop hi-tech agriculture, instead of only paying [...]
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Vietnam, RoK seek to promote FTA implementation

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

A workshop was organised in Hanoi on December 20 to review and promote the implementation of the free trade agreement (FTA) between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK). [...]
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Trade pact with EU – opportunities for VN

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

The upcoming free trade agreement between Vietnam and the European Union (EVFTA) will open new opportunities for Vietnam to access modern technologies and learn management [...]
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EU-Mutrap provides workshop on Vietnam-EU free trade agreement

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

The European Trade Policy and Investment Support Programme (EU-Mutrap) is a key ongoing project promoting economic development, inclusive growth and poverty reduction in [...]
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Conference talks VN-US future trade prospects

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

With or without the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement, trade between Vietnam and the US would continue to rise, a conference heard in HCM City yesterday. Speaking at [...]
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