Logistics costs remain high in Vietnam

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SaiGon GP English 9 hour(s) ago

Logistics spending accounts for 20 percent of total costs in Vietnam, said deputy Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The at the second Vietnam Logistics Forum in Ho Chi Minh City on Thursday.

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SBV dollar sale pledge helps exchange rate

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VietNam News English 14 hour(s) ago 1 duplicate news

The US dollar and Vietnamese dong exchange rate eased further yesterday after the State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) pledged to sell dollars.

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HSBC, Goldman rigged metals’ prices for years, suit says

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 day(s) ago

HSBC, Goldman rigged metals’ prices for years, suit says

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and HSBC Holdings Plc were sued in New York over claims they conspired for eight years to manipulate prices for the precious metals platinum and palladium in what plaintiffs’ lawyers say is the first such class-action lawsuit in the U.S.

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In Vietnam, depositor receives 20 cents for 30-year bank savings

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 day(s) ago

In Vietnam, depositor receives 20 cents for 30-year bank savings

A Vietnamese joint stock commercial bank has finally agreed to repay the deposit and interest for a savings book a Ho Chi Minh City customer made back in the 1980s, nearly a month after the depositor was told her money had disappeared.

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Entrustment principles laid out

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VietNam News English 3 day(s) ago

The State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) issued Circular No 30/2014/TT-NHNN (November 6, 2014) on entrustment and taking entrustment of credit institutions and the branches of foreign banks.

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ADB helps Vietnam improve tourism infrastructure

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VietnamPlus English 3 day(s) ago

ADB helps Vietnam improve tourism infrastructure

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Vietnamese Government on November 25 signed a 50 million USD loan agreement to upgrade the country’s tourism infrastructure, boost tourist spending, and create more jobs for poor and ethnic minority communities.

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BID10306: Notice of the record date for bond interest payment

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VietStock FI English 3 day(s) ago

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Vietnam has two USD billionaires, 208 millionaires

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VietnamNet English 3 day(s) ago

Vietnam has two USD billionaires, 208 millionaires

VietNamNet Bridge - Wealth-X and the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) have published a report on people in the world in 2014 with assets of at least over $30 million. Vietnam has 210 representatives with total assets of $20 billion.

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Bad debts set to surge as year draws to a close

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Báo Đầu Tư English 4 day(s) ago

Bad debts set to surge as year draws to a close

The year’s later months have proven a challenging time for banks, with bad debts rising sharply.

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VNPT companies split to improve management

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VNPT companies split to improve management

Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) could be split into three corporations to save on operating costs and improve corporate governance.

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Soaring dollar lending boosts credit growth

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VietnamPlus English 4 day(s) ago 1 related news

A fast rise in dollar lending has bolstered banks credit growth and is expected to continue through year-end, the Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) reported on November 24.

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Soaring dollar lending rescues credit growth

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Soaring dollar lending rescues credit growth

A fast rise in dollar lending has bolstered banks credit growth and is expected to continue through year-end.

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Central bank seen fueling old China as banks hold key to policy success

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Báo Thanh Niên English 5 day(s) ago

Central bank seen fueling old China as banks hold key to policy success

China’s central bank said its surprise move to cut interest rates for the first time since 2012 is designed to help small firms and protect depositors instead of all-out monetary easing. How the nation’s lenders respond will determine if it works out that way.

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SBV sets new rules to prevent big companies from dominating stock market

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VietnamNet English 4 day(s) ago

SBV sets new rules to prevent big companies from dominating stock market

VietNamNet Bridge – The stock market has been stirred up with the news that credit institutions’ loans to investors to fund their stock investment must not be higher than 5 percent of the institutions’ chartered capital.

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Stock lending capped at 5 percent of banks' charter capital

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VietnamPlus English 5 day(s) ago

Starting next February, total outstanding loans that commercial banks and branches of foreign banks may offer for stock investment cannot exceed 5 percent of their charter capital, according to a circular issued on November 21 by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).

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