HCMC targets to build social housing for low-income people

HCMC targets to build social housing for low-income people

During the Covid-19 pandemic, shanties and boarding houses in slums are the places where the disease is most contagious ever. If the living conditions become better, people can cope with the pandemic more effectively, minimizing loss of life.
Corporate bonds still attract investors

Corporate bonds still attract investors

In the first two quarters of 2021, real estate companies are the winners of corporate bond issuance, with an issuance value of up to VND92.3 billion and an average interest rate of 10.36 percent per annum. In the context that interest rates on bank deposits stand at an extremely low level, corporate bonds remain attractive, especially for individual investors. On the other hand, many investors have been circumventing regulations over the past time.
Real estate companies in dire straits under pandemic

Real estate companies in dire straits under pandemic

Real estate companies in Vietnam are currently facing grave difficulties, with most localities implementing strict social distancing measures due to the outbreak of the fourth wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. 
An individual investor is opening an account at a securities company. (Photo: SGGP)

Corporate bond market develops rapidly

Amid the context that banks limit medium and long-term loans, many enterprises have shifted to a new capital mobilization channel – corporate bond issuance. Statistics by the Ministry of Finance showed that in the first four months of this year, the corporate bond market developed rapidly, exceeding VND58 trillion.
Real estate companies lured more than 50 percent of the total amount of money mobilized in the bond market. (Photo: SGGP)

Enterprises race to mobilize capital from corporate bonds

While stocks of many enterprises and even banks have dropped to below face values, the bond market has warmed up as enterprises raced to mobilize capital through bond issuance, especially small enterprises.