The VN-Index of the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) rose 21.12 points on July 18 (Photo: VNA)

VN-Index rises over 21 points

The VN-Index of the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) rose 21.12 points on July 18, with 223.9 million shares worth over 4.9 trillion VND (211 million USD) traded. 
Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam Le Minh Hung (Photo: VNA)

Foreign exchange reserves hit $63.5 billion

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s net purchase of foreign currencies exceeded $11 billion in the first half of 2018, increasing the nation’s foreign exchange reserves to approximately $63.5 billion.

VPI officially lists 160mln shares on HOSE

VPI officially lists 160mln shares on HOSE

Van Phu Investment Corporation (under code: VPI) officially listed 160 million shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) at a reference price of VND 43,500 per share on the first trading day.
Shares recover after two-day decline

Shares recover after two-day decline

Vietnamese shares rebounded on the two exchanges on Wednesday as strong buying boosted almost all local stocks following the market’s two-day decline.
The HCM Stock Exchange dominates the 50-best-listed-firm list with 47 companies including Saigon Securities, Vinamilk and FPT Corporation. (Photo: kinhtedothi.v)

Forbes Vietnam announces top 50 firms

Forbes Vietnam has announced Vietnam’s 50 top listed companies for 2018, which account for 70.8 percent of total market capitalisation on the HCM and Hanoi stock exchanges.
HNX nets VND9.8 trillion in auctions

HNX nets VND9.8 trillion in auctions

The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) said it has organised 19 auctions so far this year, including three for capital withdrawal, five for initial public offerings (IPO) and one for purchase rights.