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Businesses ask banks to ease interest rates as promisedicon
FEATURE15/07/20210

Businesses ask banks to ease interest rates as promised

Bank loan interest rates are becoming a heavy burden on businesses, which have been hit hard by Covid-19 for more than a year.

 
Deposit rates hit new lowsicon

Deposit rates hit new lows

BUSINESS
20/09/2020

Local banks have continued slashing deposit rates to as low as 2.5% per annum, in tandem with the Government’s principle of lowering lending rates to support borrowers.

SMEs want sharper interest rate cutsicon

SMEs want sharper interest rate cuts

BUSINESS
03/09/2020

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) need capital to revive their production, but cannot access bank loans or receive support from local credit guarantee funds.

VN Public Security Ministry warns about online lending appsicon

VN Public Security Ministry warns about online lending apps

SOCIETY
09/07/2020

The Ministry of Public Security has warned about the risk of black credit provided by online lending applications which could threaten social security.

Funding of BOT projects in Vietnam carries risksicon

Funding of BOT projects in Vietnam carries risks

BUSINESS
08/11/2019

The warning about risks of funding BOT (build-operate-transfer) projects given two years ago is becoming a reality.

Thousands of bank officers lose jobs as ebanking growsicon

Thousands of bank officers lose jobs as ebanking grows

BUSINESS
01/11/2019

More than 2,320 bank officers have lost jobs at VP Bank, and the figure is 1,248 at OCB. The two banks had the highest number of officers losing jobs this year.

Bank loans to BOT, BT infrastructure projects in Vietnam worth $4.72 billionicon

Bank loans to BOT, BT infrastructure projects in Vietnam worth $4.72 billion

BUSINESS
27/10/2019

Bank loans for build-operate-transfer (BOT) and build-transfer (BT) infrastructure projects by the end of September this year reached nearly VND110 trillion (US$4.72 billion), up 1.85 per cent against the end of 2018.

Credit slowdown causes concern about access to bank loansicon

Credit slowdown causes concern about access to bank loans

BUSINESS
17/10/2019

Vietnam’s credit growth is slowing and can fall behind the central bank’s target of 14 percent for 2019, causing concerns that it could make it difficult for businesses to access bank loans during the remaining months of the year.

VN banks told to be careful with corporate bondsicon

VN banks told to be careful with corporate bonds

BUSINESS
04/09/2019

Commercial banks’ purchase of real estate corporate bonds is considered indirect lending to real estate firms, experts say.

Taxes, loan interest rates burden VN enterprisesicon

Taxes, loan interest rates burden VN enterprises

BUSINESS
29/08/2019

While the EVFTA and CPTPP have paved the way for Vietnamese enterprises to penetrate the world market, high taxes and interest rates have blocked their path.

What's behind real estate firms’ race to issue corporate bonds?icon

What's behind real estate firms’ race to issue corporate bonds?

BUSINESS
23/08/2019

Real estate firms are rushing to issue corporate bonds, which analysts say shows their thirst for capital. But there are risks.

Real estate firms switch to bonds due to less bank loansicon

Real estate firms switch to bonds due to less bank loans

BUSINESS
06/08/2019

Bond issuance is becoming an ideal channel for real estate firms to raise capital as credit policies for property development are gradually being tightened, experts said.