An hour-long war of words took place yesterday during a meeting of the National Assembly’s Standing Committee, with two business support organisations trying to play a major role in a new law.
Though the Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Development Fund was established a year ago, so far only three firms have got loans from it, fund director Hoàng Thị Hồng said.
Mizuho Financial Group will set up an US$252 million (28 billion Japanese yen) investment fund early this summer to invest in small- and medium-sized companies in Southeast Asia, Nikkei reported.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment has launched the Small- and Medium-sized Enterprise (SMEs) Development Fund for 2017.
Japanese and Vietnamese experts discussed support policies for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) at a seminar hosted by the Ministry of Planning and Investment yesterday in the capital.
Building brand must be the core in the competition strategy of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) amid the fourth industrial revolution which pressed SMEs to enhance competitiveness, experts said.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyễn Thị Kim Ngân called it critical to clarify criteria determining which businesses are small and medium sized in order to raise feasible support as the country aims to boost its private sector and start-up culture.
More than 564.4 million shares of Vietnam International Bank (VIB) made their debut on the Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM) on Monday.