Vietnam's bad debt continues to rise, spooking bankers

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Vietnam's bad debt continues to rise, spooking bankers

Bad debts at many banks, small and large, began spiraling toward unrecoverable levels, worrying executives.

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Moody’s upgrades BIDV’s deposit, issuer ratings

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VietnamPlus English 3 day(s) ago

Moody’s has revised domestic currency deposit and foreign currency issuer ratings of the State-owned Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) up by one place to B1.

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More passengers saved in Indonesia boat sinking

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More passengers saved in Indonesia boat sinking

Eight more foreign tourists on board a sunken boat in Indonesia were rescued on August 18, bringing the number of the lucky to 23, while two others still missing.

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BUSINESS IN BRIEF 17/8

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VietnamNet English 4 day(s) ago

Techcombank before tax earnings up 45%

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ANZ: Vietnam still faces challenges ahead

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VietnamNet English 5 day(s) ago

ANZ: Vietnam still faces challenges ahead

VietNamNet Bridge – Although Moody’s upgraded Vietnam’s credit rating last month, ANZ Vietnam Bank said in its latest report that the nation still needs to do much more to unlock its full potential given challenges ahead.

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Black box failed on Brazil politician's doomed flight

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 5 day(s) ago

Black box failed on Brazil politician's doomed flight

The black box recovered from the wreckage of the plane crash that killed Brazilian socialist presidential candidate Eduardo Campos failed to record his flight, the air force said Friday.

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Online newspaper suspended for insulting article

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Báo Dân Trí English 6 day(s) ago

Online newspaper suspended for insulting article

Tri Thuc Tre, an online newspaper, was fined VND207 million (USD9,857) and suspended for three months for posting an article depicting women from the Southwest of Vietnam in a bad light.

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Banks still sceptical of corporate credit ratings

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VietNam News English 6 day(s) ago

Corporate creditworthiness rating is a good platform facilitating banks in risk management, non-collateral loans and quick capital disbursement, but lenders are still sceptical about the degree of transparency in ratings.

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Too much exercise may be bad for heart: study

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Too much exercise may be bad for heart: study

Exercise is good for your health, but a new study out Tuesday found "clear evidence" of an increase in cardiovascular deaths in heart attack survivors who exercise too much.

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Banks forecast improved financial performance

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VietnamPlus English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Nearly 94 percent of Vietnamese bankers expect an improved financial performance, but bad debt levels remain a concern, says a study on the banking sector.

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Survey points to banking growth despite bad debt

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news 1 related news

Nearly 94 per cent of Vietnamese bankers expect an improved financial performance, but bad debt levels remain a concern, says a study on the banking sector.

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Brazil presidential candidate dies in plane crash

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Brazil presidential candidate dies in plane crash

Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos died Wednesday when his campaign jet slammed into houses in Santos city in bad weather, killing all seven people on board and setting buildings alight.

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Banks’ settlement of debts hindered by asset regulations

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Banks’ settlement of debts hindered by asset regulations

VietNamNet Bridge – The regulation that banks cannot sell mortgaged assets below face value is the biggest barrier hindering debt settlement.

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Unsecured loans still stopped up despite SBV instruction

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Unsecured loans still stopped up despite SBV instruction

Getting unsecured loans from banks has proven a headache for firms, despite the State Bank of Vietnam’s recent order that banks develop a corporate credit rating system to make it easier for them to access bank capital.

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Credit rating system needed to spur lending

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VietStock FI English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Credit rating system needed to spur lending

State Bank of Vietnam Deputy Governor Nguyen Phuoc Thanh recently stressed the need for local credit institutions to develop a corporate credit rating system to boost credit growth, but banks need to do better at mitigating their risk to control bad debts.

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