Initial margin ratio raised to reduce derivatives risks
7/19/2018 3:43:52 PM (GMT+7)
 The Vietnam Securities Depository will apply a new minimum initial margin ratio of 13 percent from July 18 instead of the previous 10 percent for VN30 Index futures to avoid violations and ensure the security of the derivatives market.

SMEs upbeat on export prospects
7/19/2018 3:38:44 PM (GMT+7)
 Up to 57 percent of surveyed SMEs in Vietnam believe they will continue to enjoy growing export, according to a research recently conducted by market research company Harris Interactive on behalf of FedEx Express.

Finance Ministry sets inflation target of below 3.9 percent in H2
7/19/2018 3:36:41 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Finance (MoF) must apply measures to curb year-on-year inflation in 2018 at below 3.7-3.9 percent, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue. 

Billion USD affairs balances Vietnam-US trade
7/19/2018 4:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
Vietnam has enjoyed a trade surplus with the US over many years. However, the trade balance has now become relatively equal with a series of valuable procurement contracts that Vietnamese enterprises have signed with US manufacturers.

EVFTA offers equal benefits for Vietnam and EU
7/19/2018 3:01:38 PM (GMT+7)
 The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) was concluded and officially signed in Belgium’s Brussels on June 25. 

VN central bank triples net injection to $1.96 billion
7/19/2018 2:48:46 PM (GMT+7)
 Demand for the Vietnamese dong has surged significantly recently, pushing up interest rates in the inter-bank market.

VinFast to use 1,200 remote-controlled robots
7/19/2018 11:59:21 AM (GMT+7)
VinFast factory will have 1,200 remote-controlled robots operating on nights and weekends. Vo Quang Hue, Vingroup Deputy CEO-Automotive, shared with local media some thoughts about VinFast amid the technology revolution 4.0

Reform doesn’t mean distorting policies: Deputy PM
7/19/2018 2:46:21 PM (GMT+7)
 The financial sector needs to work on a solution to reduce tax rates but still increase the total tax collection.

High rent hampers retail growth
7/19/2018 11:49:37 AM (GMT+7)
 Retail companies are racing to expand but are challenged by high rental costs in major cities.

VN should reform amidst strong growth, says IMF
7/19/2018 11:45:18 AM (GMT+7)
VN should undertake more ambitious reforms to tackle remaining distortions and capacity constraints, increase investment and reduce the external surplus amidst strong economic growth, IMF recommended.

Shares rise for four consecutive sessions
7/19/2018 11:41:57 AM (GMT+7)
 Shares rose for the fourth consecutive session on Tuesday with an improvement of liquidity, largely on the strength of a handful of banking and individual blue-chips.

PM urges policies for stable growth in H2
7/19/2018 11:43:37 AM (GMT+7)
 The implementation of financial and monetary policies must assure that the country’s economic growth is stable and protected from strong volatility in the second half of 2018, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said yesterday.