Foreigners keen to join bad debt settlement
Friday,  Sep 12,2014,19:51 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Around 500 institutional and individual investors, many of them foreign, said at a seminar in HCMC on September 11 that they are exploring opportunities to get involved in the bad debt settlement process in Vietnam.
There is still much room for municipal bonds
Friday,  Sep 12,2014,19:50 (GMT+7)
HCMC – With the first issue of municipal bonds in 2003, Vietnam’s municipal bond market is still in its infancy, but it is expected to become bustling as many localities are planning to issue bonds this year, said an official.
Local banks see health declining
Thursday,  Sep 11,2014,20:50 (GMT+7)
HCMC – The latest statistics of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) indicate the capital adequacy ratio (CAR) of the local banking system as of end-June dropped 0.71 percentage point compared to the same period last year.
HSBC: Central bank likely cuts OMO rate further
Friday,  Sep 5,2014,16:47 (GMT+7)
HCMC – HSBC Bank has predicted that the central bank would mull another cut of the open market operations (OMO) rate to beef up domestic demand and growth thanks to low inflation this year.
VND22-trillion G-bonds sold in August
Friday,  Sep 5,2014,16:43 (GMT+7)
HCMC - The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) mobilized around VND22 trillion from seven government bond auctions last month, according to Vietnam News Agency.
Credit growth put at 4.33% in Jan-Aug
Wednesday,  Sep 3,2014,23:59 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Credit had grown 4.33% in the banking system in the year to late last month compared to late last year while the central bank’s full-year target is 12-14%.
Banks earmark big credit lines for fishermen
Friday,  Aug 29,2014,22:55 (GMT+7)
HCMC – The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) said it will offer a credit line of VND15 trillion with preferential interest rates for fishermen in the 2014-2017 period, in line with a Government decree to support aquaculture development.
Vietnam weighs US$1-billion int’l bond issue
Friday,  Aug 29,2014,22:54 (GMT+7)
HANOI – Vietnam is mulling issuing around US$1 billion worth of Government bonds on international capital markets for debt rescheduling, Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Nguyen Van Nen said at a news briefing in Hanoi on August 28.
15-year-olds can open bank accounts
Wednesday,  Aug 27,2014,20:47 (GMT+7)
SBV yet to mull deposit rate ceiling cut
Wednesday,  Aug 27,2014,20:45 (GMT+7)
HCMC – The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has no plans to lower the ceiling interest rate for short-term deposits in the local banking system, a source told the Daily on August 26 afternoon.
HNX reports State Treasury bill sales of VND21 trillion
Tuesday,  Aug 26,2014,23:52 (GMT+7)
HCMC – State Treasury bills transacted on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) have hit nearly VND21 trillion over the past two years, accounting for nearly 2% of the total government bond transaction value.
Foreign-currency credit jumps in city
Monday,  Aug 25,2014,20:36 (GMT+7)
Inter-bank rates tend to rise
Friday,  Aug 22,2014,13:44 (GMT+7)
HCMC – The average interest rates on the inter-bank market last week rose for all tenures, according to the central bank’s report.
Moody’s upgrades BIDV’s deposit, issuer ratings
Tuesday,  Aug 19,2014,16:39 (GMT+7)
HCMC - Moody’s has upgraded the domestic currency deposit and foreign currency issuer ratings of the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) by one place to B1.
Banks report high bad debt in first half
Monday,  Aug 18,2014,20:20 (GMT+7)
HCMC – Banks’ consolidated earnings results in the first half of the year show an increase of bad debts and high risk provisions.
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