Archive for January 29th, 2019

Scenarios for 2019 interest rates

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Nhip cau Dau tu | 6:00 AM

Two interest rate scenarios are offered but the possibility of slight increase is more likely to come real. The year of 2019 started with the announcement of many big banks [...]
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Big 4 group to be changed with the presence of Techcombank

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Dau tu Chung khoan | 6:00 AM

Since the establishment of the first private joint stock bank Hanoi Building Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Habubank) in 1988 and then a series of other joint stock banks, the [...]
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Techcombank posts huge jump in profit

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank) posted pre-tax profit of more than 10.66 trillion VND (458.38 million USD) in 2018, up 31 percent [...]
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Interest rate rises in the lead-up to biggest national holiday

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Banks have hiked deposit interest rates by 0.1-0.5 percentage points as the country’s spending demand surges prior to Tet. Private lender Asia Commercial Bank last [...]
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Germany’s leading insurer Allianz enters Vietnam

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Allianz is expected to bring its digital insurance products and services into Vietnam a key emerging market and one of the fastest growing economies in Asia, said the [...]
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Top 10 banks with highest profits in 2018 revealed

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Tri Thuc Tre | 6:00 AM

The profit scale of the top 10 banks increased by nearly 35 percent in one year, reaching 83 trillion dong. The top 10 banks in profits saw many interesting changes in [...]
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Capital increase: bank’s expectation in 2019

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Dau tu Chung khoan | 6:00 AM

According to Circular 41/2016/TT-NHNN, 2020 will be the time for all banks in Vietnam to comply with Basel II standards, especially regulations on capital requirement. [...]
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Hanoi’s CPI surges 0.22pct in January

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

The Department of Statistics of Hanoi City recently announced that consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.22 percent in January 2019 compared to the previous month and 3.92 [...]
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Hanoi redoubles efforts to rank among top 10 in PCI

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

2019 is set to see Hanoi achieve a number of major goals of improving the business environment, encouraging renovations and start-ups, and developing businesses in terms of [...]
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Vietnam’s future is bright thanks to private sector and human resources

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

On the afternoon of January 17, Vietnam Economic Forum 2019, under theme “Strengthen the fundamental drivers for rapid and sustainable economic development,” was [...]
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Deputy PM makes FDI fact-finding tours of Hai Phong, Bac Ninh

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Deputy prime minister Vuong Dinh Hue visited the northern city of Hai Phong and Bac Ninh province on January 25 to explore the foreign investment situation as well as acquire [...]
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Bac Ninh grants investment licences to FDI enterprises

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The People’s Committee of Bac Ninh Province on Thursday granted investment licences to six foreign direct investment (FDI) projects. These projects include a factory [...]
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HCM City needs additional 320,000 workers

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Dti News | 6:00 AM

320,000 workers will be needed in trade, services, IT, food processing, and engineering sectors, according to the HCM City Human Resources Forecast and Labour Market [...]
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Phu Tho should focus on industrial development: deputy PM

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The northern midland province of Phu Tho should use industrial development to drive its growth, deputy prime minister Trinh Dinh Dung has said. Dung made the recommendation [...]
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Renewable energy in Vietnam not on par with regional countries, says official

29-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Despite great potential, renewable energy sources, such as wind, solar and biomass energy, are still at lower levels in Vietnam than among its regional neighbours, said [...]
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