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24 Jan 12
The 50 basis points cut in the cash reserve ratio by the RBI was described as "dovish" by a senior bank official.
24 Jan 12
Vietnam's PM has issued a Decision adjusting the chartered capital and structure of the chartered capital of Mekong Delta Housing...
23 Jan 12
HDFC Bank's net profit grew 31% in the third quarter to Rs 1,430 crore despite pressure on margins in a tough macroeconomic environment....
21 Jan 12
Hong Kong's banks are coping with global economic uncertainty.
21 Jan 12
A favourable business environment is urging many Vietnamese banks to invest in Cambodia this year.
20 Jan 12
RHB Capital hopes to get Bank Negara's nod to a proposed merger with OSK Holdings by the early second quarter.
18 Jan 12
Industry players are speculating that Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar AlBukhary may sell Bank Muamalat to raise RM3 billion for the purchase of Proton...
18 Jan 12
BSN has tapped HeiTech Padu Bhd, BML Istirehat and Juris Technologies in embarking on a RM100 million Core Banking Replacement Programme.
18 Jan 12
CIMB Group would apply for a banking licence in Laos in its bid to cover all Asean markets.
16 Jan 12
Many Vietnamese banks have announced profits of trillions of dong in 2011 despite the many challenges.
13 Jan 12
VietinBank Financial Leasing was allowed to raise its chartered capital from VND500 billion to VND800 billion.
13 Jan 12
CIMB Thai Bank plc would acquire TMB Bank, formally known as The Thai Military Bank.
11 Jan 12
RHB Capital Bhd and OSK Holdings Bhd have submitted an application to merge.
10 Jan 12
Vietnam's OceanBank is looking for a foreign strategic partner.
9 Jan 12
The total resources of the Philippine banking system rose by almost 10 percent at the end of September.
7 Jan 12
The China Banking Regulatory Commission has postponed the implementation of new criteria for commercial lenders to the second half of 2012....
4 Jan 12
The Reserve Bank of India rejected proposals by several banks to launch wholly-owned subsidiaries.
2 Jan 12
The acquisitionof  Kim Eng Holdings and growth potential of Bank Internasional Indonesia will bring regional growth for Maybank.
30 Dec 11
Malaysia would open up its banking sector to more foreign investment to put the economy back on investors' radar ahead of general elections...
27 Dec 11
Malaysian banking's performance is likely to be moderate next year in line with the economy.
3 Dec 11
Chinese and Japanese banks are among the top 20 coal financing banks, along with those from the US, UK, Germany, France, Switzerland, and Italy...
28 Nov 11
The capital adequacy ratio of South Korean banks fell in the third quarter from three months earlier.
21 Nov 11
The Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam approved VietinBank’s application to raise its charter capital from current VND16.858 to VND20....
21 Nov 11
Asia's financial institutions can cope with possible global financial meltdown caused by Europe's debt crisis due to its good...
12 Nov 11
The State Bank of Vietnam, under the order of Vietnam Prime Minister, promptly directed related units to develop plans to restructureAgribank....
11 Nov 11
HSBC Bank China's capital 's parent company, the HSBC Limited, has replenished its capital with 2.8 billion yuan or US$442 million U.S....
7 Nov 11
A fiscal funding will soon provide additional capital for China's cash-strapped banks.
25 Oct 11
The Chinese Banking Regulatory Commission’s 75% loan-to-deposit ratio requirement is giving banks a tough time.
20 Oct 11
The State Bank of Vietnam announced four fundamental principles in restructuring the local banking system.
8 Oct 11
Malaysia will continue its efforts to strengthen its position as an international Islamic financial centre and contribute towards the...
13 Sep 11
ICBC registered RMB 3 trillion of assets under custody in the first half of 2011, ranking first among Chinese banks for 13th consecutive year....
6 Jul 11
Bank of China will continue to expand its overseas network despite becoming much more reliant on the domestic market in recent years.
3 Jul 11
ABC and Taiwan Cooperative Bank will enter into comprehensive cooperation in corporate banking, investment banking, treasury operations, trade...
3 Jul 11
ABC has signed a memorandum of understanding with Cathay United Bank to enter into broad cooperation in several areas.
26 May 11
The lender sees M&A financing as a huge area of growth despite being a highly competitive product.
11 Apr 11
China's Bank of Communications in the United States will include deposit-taking, lending and trade finance in its services.
21 Dec 10
  RHB strengthened its position in Japan with its alliance with Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp.
30 Jul 10
$44mln acquisition in final stages after administrative problems have delayed acquisition plan due last year.
27 Jul 10
Rivals ICBC reported to conduct up to $6.63bln rights issue while BoC seeks approval from regulator.
26 Jul 10
Bonds to be issued through SBI's London branch and would be listed on Singapore Exchange.