Passengers will have a chance to book air tickets from Hanoi's Noi Bai International Airport to the Mekong Delta City of Can Tho and Bangkok (Thailand) at only VND9,000 (US$0.
Commercial banks will be forced to stop providing consumer loans if they don't have finance companies of their own, under a draft document being compiled by the State Bank of Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City's Development Joint Stock Bank (HDBank) and Japan's Hyakugo Bank have launched the Japan Desk service targeting Japanese firms operating in Vietnam as an effort to welcome the wave of investment from the...
The Danang Branch of the Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) and the Savannakhet Branch of the Policy Bank of Laos (NBB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in central Danang city on September 30.
Banks have begun charging fees on the card services, which has met public opposition.
Vietnam is a potential market for internet banking services, as only 22% of its population possesses bank accounts.
Vietnamese banks are using the most advanced security technologies available in the world for their systems, according to experts.
While Vietnamese banks are taking their first steps towards the retail banking market, foreign banks continue their expansion at a rapid rate.
Small banks had a “bountiful crop” in 2013 while big banks experienced lower profits.
Vietnamese customers are not loyal to retail banks, as 65–77 per cent of surveyed people were ready to close their banking accounts and change to another bank.