BUSINESS IN BRIEF 24/4

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VietnamNet English 2 hour(s) ago

Logistics firm targets 13% profit

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Vietcombank sells VND1 trillion in non-performing loans in 2014

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VOV News English 16 hour(s) ago

Vietcombank sells VND1 trillion in non-performing loans in 2014

(VOV) - The Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) aims to control its non-performing loan (NPL) rate at 2.73% and sell VND1 trillion in NPLs to the Vietnam Asset Management Company (VAMC).

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HCMC invests VND12 trillion in training projects

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SaiGon GP English 19 hour(s) ago

The Ho Chi Minh City Finance and Investment State-owned Company (HFIC) has funded 72 training projects after the city carried out stimulus program in the education sector since 2000, said Diep Dung, General Manager of HFIC at a meeting in HCMC on April 22.

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Deputy PM agrees to stop licensing housing projects

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VietnamNet English 24 hour(s) ago

Deputy PM agrees to stop licensing housing projects

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Construction’s (MIC) proposal to stop licensing housing projects, despite strong opposition from the real estate sector, has gotten the nod from the Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.

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Ministry seeks to suspend licensing new commercial housing projects

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VietnamNet English 2 day(s) ago

Ministry seeks to suspend licensing new commercial housing projects

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Construction has written to the Prime Minister proposing a suspension of the licensing of fresh commercial housing and urban area development projects this year in what is seen as a desperate effort to rescue the still-dreary real estate market.

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Vietnam's bad debt buyer cuts interest rate for troubled firms

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Báo Thanh Niên English 7 day(s) ago

Vietnam's bad debt buyer cuts interest rate for troubled firms

The interest on bad loans in dong was reduced to 10.7 percent a year April 15 from the current rate of up to 17 percent. PHOTO: NGOC THANG

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MOET denies stratospheric price tag for education renovation

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VietnamNet English 2 day(s) ago

MOET denies stratospheric price tag for education renovation

VietNamNet Bridge – Minister of Education and Training Pham Vu Luan says that reports of a VND34 trillion ($1.6 billion) price tag for its proposed education renovation program are unfounded. Nevertheless, he has affirmed that the ministry still cannot estimate the total funding needed to carry out the plan.

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Reported textbook reform budget was a ‘mistake'

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SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago

HA NOI (VNS)— The reported VND34 trillion (US$1.6 billion) price tag for the Ministry of Education and Training's new textbook reform plan was an unfortunate mistake that caused misunderstanding among the public, said Minister Pham Vu Luan.

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Non-performing loans ratio stays high in HCM City

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VietnamPlus English 2 day(s) ago 2 related news

There were 45.85 trillion VND, or 2.183 billion USD, worth of non-performing loans (NPLs) in Ho Chi Minh City at the end of March, accounting for 4.85 percent of the city's total loans.

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Non-performing loans ratio stays high in City

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VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago 2 related news

Non-performing loans ratio stays high in City

There were VND45.85 trillion, or US$2.183 billion, worth of non-performing loans (NPLs) in HCM City at the end of March, accounting for 4.85 per cent of the city's total loans.

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Vinacomin reports low turnover

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VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

Viet Nam National Coal–Mineral Industries Holding Corporation's (Vinacomin) turnover was VND26 trillion (US$1.23 billion) in the first quarter of the year, while its profit was VND550 billion ($26.1 million).

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Reported textbook reform budget was a ‘mistake'

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VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

The reported VND34 trillion (US$1.6 billion) price tag for the Ministry of Education and Training's new textbook reform plan was an unfortunate mistake that caused misunderstanding among the public, said Minister Pham Vu Luan.

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Modern tyre factory wheeled out

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VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai cut the ribbon to inaugurate an all-steel radial truck tyre factory last Saturday in the southern province of Binh Duong. Covering 120,000sq.m in the Nam Tan Uyen Industrial Park, the factory, the most modern of its kind in Viet Nam, was built at a cost of VND3.38 trillion (US$161 million).

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Changes needed to push housing stimulus package

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VietNam News English 2 day(s) ago

The State should amend regulations for receiving loans as part of the VND30 trillion (US$1.42 billion) stimulus package, to promote the future disbursement of loans, according to the Ministry Construction.

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Minister clears up confusion over education package

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Báo Dân Trí English 3 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Minister clears up confusion over education package

On the weekly television show 'People ask, ministers answer', the Minister of Education and Training, Pham Vu Luan, said that widely-reported VND34 trillion (USD1.61 billion) price tag for a new education reform plan was a mistake.

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