Archive for April 19th, 2019

MPOS mobile card payment leads the growth of payment channels in 2018

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:38 AM

2018 was the year witnessing the outstanding development of the new payment method via mPOS device. There was 27,500 places accepting payment via mPOS, posting 99 percent [...]
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Vietnam’s c.bank gives priority to lending to SMEs

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:38 AM

Difficulties remained for enterprises, particularly SMEs, in accessing banks’ credit and financial services. The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) considers lending to small [...]
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Modern banks and businesses in the time of industry 4.0

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | NDH | 6:38 AM

In this era of globalisation, competition is increasingly fierce. Each step of the business without making a difference will be difficult to be solid in the market. As a [...]
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Reference exchange rate down 3 VND on April 18

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:38 AM

The daily reference exchange rate was set at 22,988 VND/USD on April 18, down 3 VND from the previous day. With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate [...]
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Domestic gold dips to new lows

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:38 AM

The domestic gold price slumped to new lows in tandem with the global downtrend today, April 17, according to Nguoi Lao Dong Online newspaper. Saigon Jewellery Company (SJC) [...]
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Sacombank leader: restructuring ahead of schedule, many issues still exist

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Tri Thuc Tre | 6:38 AM

The documents recently announced at the Annual general Meeting (AGM) of Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Sacombank) showed that in 2018, the bank’s [...]
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MB meets Basel II standards

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VnEconomy | 6:38 AM

Military Commercial Joint Stock Bank (MB) has officially received approval of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) to apply Circular 41/2016/TT-NHNN regulating the capital [...]
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CreativityBreakthrough Acceleration: Highlights of New Development

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:38 AM

At a working meeting with Thanh Hoa leaders on December 23, 2018, prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc highly appreciated the province’s impressive growth in recent years, [...]
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EU remains top market of Vietnamese shrimp

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:38 AM

The European Union (EU) was the largest market of Vietnamese shrimp in the first two months of 2019, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Entrepreneurs (VASEP). [...]
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Petrol prices continue to scale up in latest review

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:38 AM

The retail prices of oil and petrol rose sharply from 3 pm on April 17 following adjustments made by the ministries of finance and industry and trade. The two ministries [...]
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One Commune One Product global network makes debut

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:38 AM

A “One Commune One Product” global network (iOCOP) made debut in HCM City on April 17 within the framework of the International OCOP Connectivity Forum. The [...]
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Vietnam carries potential to be a cybersecurity powerhouse: minister

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:38 AM

Vietnam has one of the best human resources in this world to become a cybersecurity powerhouse, says information minister. Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen [...]
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Vietnam national brand up two places, valued at $235b

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | NDO | 6:38 AM

Vietnam’s national brand was valued at $235 billion by Brand Finance in 2018, ranked 43rd among the most valuable national brands worldwide and up two places compared [...]
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State firms contribute 28pct to Vietnam’s GDP in 2018

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:38 AM

Some 100 state firms would be subject to privatisation in 2019, while the number slated for state divestment is 193. Vietnam’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) [...]
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Boosting tra fish quality urged to match up to Chinese competition

19-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:38 AM

Vietnam’s tra fish (pangasius) industry has been urged to strongly improve its quality so as to compete with not only traditional rivals, but also its biggest tra fish [...]
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