14:49 | 03/11/2020
The State Bank of Vietnam is drafting a circular regarding cashless payments which might allow domestic commercial banks and domestic intermediary payment companies to co-operate with foreign intermediary payment companies to provide international payment services.
16:57 | 12/10/2020
The female in suspect confessed that she only intended to rob a few to repay the debt. However, she ended up robbing an amount of up to 2.1 billion VND.
07:37 | 28/07/2020
According to the initial information, two armed robbers rode two scooters to the BIDV Bank branch at Huynh Thuc Khang Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi and threatened employees to rob 900 million VND ( US$ 39,000) . Gun fires and grenades are reported to be seen.
14:35 | 17/07/2020
Credit absorption of the market is very weak. 6 months into 2020, the credit growth was merely 2.45%, compared to 7.33% aforementioned period last year. The market is not really keen on credit even though the interest has been cut down, due to the shortfall of business activities. – (VNF)
07:10 | 10/06/2020
Banks, especially State-owned banks, are expected to increase their capital significantly this year as they are allowed to retain profits or pay dividend in shares instead of cash as previously.
17:16 | 02/06/2020
The state bank will consider simplifying lending procedures to help COVID-19-affected firms easily access preferential interest rate loans, Deputy Director of the State Bank of Viet Nam Dao Minh Tu said.
16:08 | 29/05/2020
A report from JP Morgan released in early April predicted that the banking sector in Vietnam would recover soon, by 2021.