The State Bank of Vietnam on September 3 listed the reference exchange rate at VND23,139 per dollar, an increase of VND6 per dollar over the last weekend, the highest level since the beginning of this year.
The State Bank of Vietnam’s Governor has recently allowed Japanese bank Mizuho to buy more shares of the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) to maintain its ownership ratio of 15 percent via private placement.
State Securities Commission of Vietnam said that it has received documents from Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) to sell 10 percent shares of the bank to foreign investors.
On the occasion of Saigontourist Holding Company’s 43rd anniversary, organizers of Saigontourist Golf Tournament 2018 kicked of the event with expectation to collect VND600 million($25,848) to the Ho Chi Minh City Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients.
The Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HOSE) said over 1.33 billion shares of Vietnam Prosperity Joint Stock Commercial Bank (VPBank) will officially be listed on the HOSE, code VPB, from August 17 with the reference price of VND 39,000 per share.