Vietnam cbank moots $94k individual home loans for decent income public servants

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 day(s) ago

Vietnam cbank moots $94k individual home loans for decent income public servants

Vietnam’s central bank is studying the feasibility of offering a new home loan package that would allow public servants with a stable income to borrow up to VND2 billion (US$94,135) each at preferential interest rates to purchase condominiums or terraced houses.

Keywords: 

Vietnam mulls swapping sovereign bonds with debts for the third time

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 day(s) ago

Vietnam mulls swapping sovereign bonds with debts for the third time

VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam is considering issuing US$1 billion in sovereign bonds for the third time to swap with debts that are becoming due next year. But the proposal still needs to be evaluated based on potential cost, use of national resources for commercial purposes and debt payment capacity.

Keywords: 

US Fed offers no hint on rate rise as stimulus ends

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 day(s) ago

US Fed offers no hint on rate rise as stimulus ends

The US Federal Reserve has reiterated that it will raise interest rates once a "considerable time" has passed after its stimulus programme ends in October.

Keywords: 

Viet Nam mulls swapping sovereign bonds with debts for the third time

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 6 day(s) ago 1 related news

Viet Nam is considering issuing US$1 billion in sovereign bonds for the third time to swap with debts that are becoming due next year. But the proposal still needs to be evaluated based on potential cost, use of national resources for commercial purposes and debt payment capacity.

Keywords: 

Gov’t plan to issue $1 billion in int’l bonds stirs controversy

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 6 day(s) ago 1 related news

Gov’t plan to issue $1 billion in int’l bonds stirs controversy

VietNamNet Bridge – The successful issue of international bonds at low interest rates will allow Vietnam to promote itself in the international capital market, according to a VPB Securities report.

Keywords: 

Vietnam’s regional minimum wages proposed to rise by 15% next year

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s regional minimum wages proposed to rise by 15% next year

Regional minimum wages in Vietnam next year may rise by 15 percent on average from the current rates, according to a labor ministry plan.

Keywords: 

US stocks drop on Russia sanctions, Fed speculation

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 week(s) ago

US stocks drop on Russia sanctions, Fed speculation

US stocks dropped on Friday (Sep 12) as the West slapped new sanctions on Russia and traders saw a higher chance the Federal Reserve next week will accelerate its timeline to raise interest rates.

Keywords: 

Vietnam’s productivity rate remains one of world’s lowest

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s productivity rate remains one of world’s lowest

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam has one of the the lowest unemployment rates in the world, but it is also ranked as having one of the lowest labor productivity rates.

Keywords: 

VN issues rules for securities lending

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

The Viet Nam Securities Depository (VSD) recently announced the list of securities to be used as collateral to implement securities lending regulations in its Decision No 111/QD-VSD.

Keywords: 

Weak domestic consumption threatens Vietnam's GDP growth

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Weak domestic consumption threatens Vietnam's GDP growth

If Vietnam does not take effective measures to boost domestic demand, growth will only reach 5.6-5.7 percent this year, according to the National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC).

Keywords: 

Vietnam’s productivity rate remains lowest in the world

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s productivity rate remains lowest in the world

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam has one of the the lowest unemployment rates in the world, but it is also ranked as having one of the lowest labor productivity rates.

Keywords: 

VietJet to offer free, discounted tickets at HCMC Int’l Tourism Expo

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

VietJet to offer free, discounted tickets at HCMC Int’l Tourism Expo

VietNamNet Bridge – Low-cost carrier VietJet will offer thousands of tickets either for free or with big discount rates at the International Tourism Expo 2014 (ITE) in HCM City this week, which will gather over 200 tourism agencies from nearly 20 countries.

Keywords: 

“Zombie banks” exist as State Bank prevents them from going bankrupt

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

“Zombie banks” exist as State Bank prevents them from going bankrupt

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam has not allowed banks to go bankrupt, leaving many virtually dead banks, or as some people call them, “zombies”.

Keywords: 

One person commits suicide every 40 seconds: WHO

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 2 week(s) ago 2 related news

One person commits suicide every 40 seconds: WHO

One person commits suicide every 40 seconds -- more than all the yearly victims of wars and natural disaster -- with the highest toll among the elderly, the United Nations said Thursday.

Keywords: 

Airlines to pay damages for flight delays: draft circular

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Airlines to pay damages for flight delays: draft circular

Besides paying compensation for flight cancellations, civil airlines will have to pay their passengers for flight delays of over four hours, according to a draft circular of the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV).

Keywords: 

Top page