Most bonds in July unsecured
Banking & Finance

Most bonds in July unsecured

Data from FiinGroup shows that bond issuances fell sharply in July, to VND22 trillion ($945.1 million), down 48.2 per cent compared to June and 65 per cent year-on-year. Notably, 19 of the 24 bonds issued were unsecured and/or have shares as collateral.
Banking & Finance

PM outlines six tasks for banking industry

On August 4, addressing a gathering for “Banking Industry Digital Transformation Day”, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh set six tasks for the industry in digital transformation, including building, testing, and applying a new legal framework for financial technology development; stepping up investment in and the development of shared infrastructure; promoting international cooperation; and receiving new technologies.
Banking & Finance

7M customs revenue up 12.7%

The custom sector’s contribution to State budget revenue in the first seven months of this year totaled more than VND260 trillion ($11.16 billion), a 12.7 per cent increase year-on-year and representing 74.2 per cent of the annual estimate.