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IFRS adoption roadmap raises challenges to property businessesicon
BUSINESS02/06/20200

IFRS adoption roadmap raises challenges to property businesses

The recent Ministry of Finance (MoF) ruling to adopt IFRS will send ripples across real estate businesses, especially those with extensive asset portfolios.

 
Regulatory sandbox: the key to fintech successicon

Regulatory sandbox: the key to fintech success

BUSINESS
08/01/2020

The Vietnamese fintech startup ecosystem is now home to more than 150 companies and brands, covering a broad range of services from digital payments and alternative finance to wealth management and blockchain.  

Banking M&As set to flourishicon

Banking M&As set to flourish

FEATURE
25/11/2019

Merger and acquisition activities in Vietnam's banking sector are expected to grow in the years to come despite certain regulatory barriers hindering foreign investors.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc greets Chairman of Hana Financial Group Inc.icon

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc greets Chairman of Hana Financial Group Inc.

POLITICS
12/11/2019

The Vietnamese Government will create the most favourable conditions for firms from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to operate successfully in Vietnam, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on November 11.

Vietnamese finance market braced for remarkable EVFTA impactsicon

Vietnamese finance market braced for remarkable EVFTA impacts

BUSINESS
29/10/2019

The EU has a strong financial services market and the EVFTA will have a significant impact on the Vietnamese economy and finance market.

PwC surveys how financial and tech firms navigate fintech landscapeicon

PwC surveys how financial and tech firms navigate fintech landscape

BUSINESS
28/10/2019

PwC polled over 500 financial services and technology executives worldwide to figure out the factors that will determine the winners and losers of fintech.

Statistics bureau to revise GDP readingicon

Statistics bureau to revise GDP reading

BUSINESS
17/08/2019

The General Statistic Office (GSO) announced on August 16 that it has started a process to revise the country’s GDP calculation.

Vietnamese, Japanese Prime Ministers hold talksicon

Vietnamese, Japanese Prime Ministers hold talks

POLITICS
01/07/2019

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc held talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on July 1 as part of his attendance at the G20 Summit and visit to Japan.