Tag Archive: Vietnam

Broadening export horizons: Commerzbank’s Agnes Vargas explores Myanmar and Vietnam in The Asset

Vietnam’s economic development has been driven by its export-led industries, and Myanmar looks set to follow in its footsteps. In a feature for leading Asian finance magazine The Asset, Agnes Vargas, Regional Head of Greater China and ASEAN, explains that continued economic progress in both countries will depend on diversifying trade beyond their traditional partner China …

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Vietnam and Myanmar should diversify beyond Chinese trade, suggests Commerzbank’s Agnes Vargas in Trade and Forfaiting Review

In a relatively short space of time, Vietnam has emerged from a history of conflict, partition and poverty to become an industrialised, exporting powerhouse. The economy grew by 6.2% last year, and is likely to expand by a further 6.7% in 2017. Following closely in Vietnam’s footsteps is Myanmar. One year on from the election …

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Commerzbank’s new East Asian heads covered by the specialist press

Commerzbank has announced the appointment of two new representatives for their offices in Taiwan and Vietnam. Hans-Kurt Schäfer (right) will head the bank’s representative office in Taipei, taking over from Thomas Debelic (left) who is to lead the Ho Chi Minh City base. Commenting on the move, Schäfer says: “I am excited to be returning …

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Falcon Group discusses the role of specialist financiers in providing accessible funding for Vietnamese SMEs in Vietnam News

The 2008 global financial crisis has perhaps brought in a new and improved global financial landscape. Will Nagle, CEO, and Andrew Church, Regional Head Asia, at Falcon Group discuss the new landscape and the opportunities it affords – particularly in relation to Vietnamese small-and-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and the Middle East. Many global banks have been forced to narrow …

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Falcon Group collaborates with Vietnamese Government to boost trade with UAE

Falcon Group has signed a “Joint Venture Co-Operation” agreement with the Government of Vietnam in order to strengthen the country’s trade relationships with the United Arab Emirates.The agreement, which aims to expand Vietnam’s mainstay exports, and optimise trade flows between the two regions, was signed and formalised at the Falcon Group office in Dubai on …

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