Daiwa Securities Group Inc has raised its stake in Saigon Securities Inc (SSI) to 20.39 per cent from 19.66 per cent through a purchase of 3.68 million SSI shares.
Daiwa Institute of Research (DIR) and FPT Corporation have signed a memorandum of understanding on joint co-operation for research and development into frontier technology.
Group of 20 finance chiefs are expected to gather this week to examine the strength of global economic growth and potential risks to financial markets as major US and European central banks move toward monetary policy normalisation.
Indirect investment from Japan into Việt Nam remain relatively modest compared to the potential of Japan and the ability to absorb investment capital sources of Vietnamese market, finance minister Đinh Tiến Dũng said.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc met representatives of many major Japanese enterprises in Tokyo on Monday, as part of his official visit to Japan.
Shareholders of Saigon Securities Inc yesterday approved the company’s expansion into derivatives trading, which has yet to begin in Việt Nam, however.
Vietnamese shares extended their losses on both local markets yesterday, led by bank and insurance company declines.