Since issuing corporate bonds has become easy thanks to open regulations, it is necessary to tighten control over bond issuance. According to Saigon Securities Incorporated (SSI), VND129.016 trillion worth of corporate bonds were offered to sell in the first eight months of the year and 90.08 percent was sold. VND22.664 trillion, or 61 percent of bonds, were sold to domestic investors. However, it’s unclear who the ‘domestic investors’ are. Meanwhile, bonds cannot sell to individual investors who don’t have deep knowledge about the market. The analysts blamed the hot corporate bond market on the easy requirements stipulated in Decree 163. Hai Linh Anonymous foreign investor buys entire batch of Phu My Hung bonds Phu My Hung Development Corporation has mobilised VND800 billion ($34.78 million) for real estate projects from a "secret" foreign investor through bond sales. Vietnam’s bond market continues growth Vietnam’s … [Read more...] about Is the corporate bond market too hot?
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At a recruitment interview (Photo: VietnamPlus) Hanoi (VNA) - The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will bring benefits in exports and FDI attraction, hence more jobs. The workforce in 2019 is forecast to bode well for both unskilled and skilled labourers. [Vietnamese labourers struggle amid Industrial Revolution 4.0] According to experts, after the lunar New Year holiday, job-seekers will see favourable recruitment demand. Increasing recruitment demand Le Quang Trung, Director of the Department of Employment at the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, projected Vietnam’s economy will continue its high growth in 2019. The labour market will shift to need less unskilled workers and demand more skilled ones for better quality. In 2019, about 56 million labourers will obtain employment. The number of unskilled workers still accounts for 26.5 percent of the workforce, while that of labourers working in personal services, … [Read more...] about 2019 workforce sees thousands of new jobs added
The mission was joined by cadets and commanders of the Vietnam Naval Academy, as well as representatives of relevant agencies of the Vietnam Naval Service. Senior Colonel Nguyen Duc Nam, Deputy Director of the Academy cum Head of the mission, held that the mission is to enhance friendship, mutual understanding and trust between the Vietnam People’s Navy and its neighboring counterparts, including the Royal Cambodian Navy and the Royal Thai Navy, and to promote exchanges among the naval forces for a region of peace, stability and development. It also provides an opportunity for naval cadets to improve their commanding capability, practical skills to master weapons and equipment as well as to deal with real situations. The People’s Army Newspaper would like to introduce some images of the mission before leaving Nha Trang Port for Cambodia and Thailand. Senior Colonel Nguyen Van Lam (R), Director of the Vietnam Naval Academy, presenting bouquet of flowers to the … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s naval sailing vessel left for Cambodia and Thailand
Ship 286 – Le Quy Don. Photo: thanhnien.com.vn The activity aims to implement the direction of Vietnam’s Central Military Commission and Ministry of National Defense in international integration and defense external relations; enhance friendship, cooperation, mutual understanding and trust between the Vietnam People's Navy and the navies of China, the Philippines and Brunei, for peace, stability and development in the region. The event is also in reply to the visits of the three countries’ naval ships to Vietnam in recent years. This is an occasion for the on board senior students of the Naval Academy to practice long-distance training at sea, improve their leadership and handle real situations. Translated by Lam Anh … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s naval sailing vessel to visit China, the Philippines, and Brunei
The delegation of Sailing vessel 286 - Le Quy Don, led by Senior Colonel Phan Van Van, Deputy Director of the Vietnam Naval Academy, paid a courtesy visit to Rear Admiral Abdul Aziz bin Tamit, Commander of the Brunei Navy. Rear Admiral Apdul Aziz bin Tamit presenting gift to Senior Colonel Phan Van Van At the meeting, Sen. Col. Van introduced the sailing ship and his crew to Rear Admiral Apdul Aziz bin Tamit. Accordingly, the sailing ship, named after the 18th-century Vietnamese philosopher, Le Quy Don, was commissioned to the Vietnam People’s Navy on March, 2016 and has ever been used to train naval cadets. “This is the first time the Vietnam Naval Academy has organized such a long-distance maritime trip training course for its senior students. During the field training course, the students are supposed to apply their knowledge learnt at the school to well performing real on-deck tasks and absorb practical experiences. Additionally, via such a visit, they … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s naval sailing vessel visits Brunei