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Techcombank shares (TCB) of billionaire Ho Hung Anh have been increasing in price. Forbes estimates that Anh now has $2 billion in stock assets. Other recent developments of the country's wealthy:
Vietnamese businesspeople have donated billions of dong to charitable activities during the COVID-19 crisis.
Le Viet Hai, Do Quang Hien and Dang Van Thanh, known as ‘big bosses’, are giving more power to their sons and daughters.
A source close to Dassault Falcon confirmed that two businessmen with Vietnamese nationality own private helicopters created by the company.
As the richest Vietnamese person with total assets worth $8.1 billion, Pham Nhat Vuong only ranks ninth among the wealthiest billionaires in Southeast Asia, according to Forbes.
Techcombank (TCB) and VP Bank (VPB) are now the two biggest private banks in Vietnam, while the families of Ho Hung Anh and Ngo Chi Dung, the biggest shareholders of the banks, are the most powerful families in the banking sector.