Check out the news brief of the banking industry on January 13th, 2021.
+ The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has just issued Document No. 1009/NHNN-HT11 approving the relocation of Vietnam Maritime Commercial Joint Stock Bank (MSB)
- Ha Tinh branch. Since December 28th, 2020, the Ha Tinh Branch of MSB has relocated from No. 61 Ha Ton Muc Street, Nam Ha Ward, Ha Tinh City, Ha Tinh Province to Ha Tinh Telecommunication Building, No. 6 Tran Phu Street, Bac Ha Ward, Ha Tinh City, Ha Tinh Province.
+ From January 1st to December 31st, 2021, Bac A Commercial Joint Stock Bank (BAC A BANK)
launches a credit program "Get Incentives - Gain Success" to give individual customers financial support with competitive interest rates. With medium and long-term loans under a list of personal credit products such as housing loans, real estate loans, house construction, and renovation loans, consumption loans, overseas tuition fee loans, manufacturing, and business loans, customers are entitled to a very low-interest rate - a minimum of 6.69% p.a.
+ National Citizen Commercial Joint Stock Bank (NCB)
has launched a promotion program: "Tan Suu Nhu Y - Ngap Tran Phu Quy", bringing luck and fortune for customers when depositing savings either at the counter or online from January 6th to March 15th. Customers have the opportunity to receive unique gifts if their deposit savings reach a minimum of VND 50 million, with a term of one month or more, and conversion volume from VND 500 million (conversion volume = deposit amount x deposit term).
+ From January 1st to March 31st, 2021, Sun Life Vietnam launches a promotional program "Khai Loc Vang, Sang Tuong Lai'' for customers having a new insurance contract or introducing new customers to join Sun Life Vietnam insurance through the nationwide distribution channel of Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank
(ACB). The total gift value is more than VND 9 billion. This program is divided into three phases: Phase 1: 01/01/2021 – 31/01/2021; Phase 2: 01/02/2021 – 28/02/2021; Phase 3: 01/03/2021 – 31/03/2021.
+ On December 31st, 2020, the SBV has approved the establishment of five branches of the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) in Hai Phong, Da Nang, Son La, Dak Lak, Hau Giang, and two transaction offices in Tuyen Quang and Binh Phuoc.
+ Sai Gon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Sacombank) has launched the program "Xuan Gan Ket - Tet Tri An" with a special prize of 8 Vinfast Fadil cars and other incentives and valuable gifts valued more than VND 30 billion for individual customers and businesses using products and services at the bank from January 1st, 2021.
+ Sacombank has recently implemented the payment method by QR code on the Sacombank Pay financial application at 110,000 units accepting BC Card payment in South Korea. This is a safe and convenient payment solution for Sacombank Pay users in South Korea without the need for bringing cash or cards. To make a payment, customers access the function "BC Card QR Payment" in the "Transaction" section of Sacombank Pay, choose the money source from the Sacombank Pay account and create a valid QR code within 1 minute. Sellers in Korea will scan the QR code and enter the amount to complete the payment.
Translated by VietnamCredit