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Investors play the long game in M&Aicon
FEATURE8 hours ago0

Investors play the long game in M&A

Despite growing interest from investors and upcoming stake sales, it is looking likely that the long term will provide better prospects for mergers and acquisitions in the lucrative Vietnamese pharmaceutical industry.

 
HAGL Agrico to sell rubber company to Thadiicon

HAGL Agrico to sell rubber company to Thadi

BUSINESS
12 hours ago

Hoang Anh Gia Lai Agrico (HAGL Agrico) plans to sell its 100 per cent of its stake in Dong Duong Rubber Investment and Development Co Ltd to Thadi Agriculture Production And Processing JSC.

Vinaconex to increase foreign ownership to 49 percenticon

Vinaconex to increase foreign ownership to 49 percent

BUSINESS
12 hours ago

Vietnam Construction and Import-Export Joint Stock Corporation (Vinaconex or VCG) plans to eliminate and amend some business lines to open more room for foreign investors, to 49 percent.

VN named among Apple’s favorites for smartphone diversification from Chinaicon

VN named among Apple’s favorites for smartphone diversification from China

BUSINESS
13 hours ago

Vietnam is among Apple’s favorites for smartphone diversification from China, according to Nikkei Asian Review.

Industry Ministry raises warnings about power shortagesicon

Industry Ministry raises warnings about power shortages

BUSINESS
13 hours ago

A report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade has warned about power shortages in 2020 as 47 electricity projects, most of them are in the southern region, are stagnated.

No violation found in Grab-Uber deal: VCCicon

No violation found in Grab-Uber deal: VCC

BUSINESS
14 hours ago

Grab’s acquisition of Uber in Vietnam did not violate the country's competition law, the Vietnam Competition Council (VCC) has said.

VN levies anti-dumping duties on colour-coated steel sheet importsicon

VN levies anti-dumping duties on colour-coated steel sheet imports

BUSINESS
14 hours ago

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced temporary anti-dumping duties on colour-coated steel sheets originating from China and the Republic of Korea, which take effect from June 25.

Vietnam Airlines gets 4-star airline ratingicon

Vietnam Airlines gets 4-star airline rating

VIDEO
18 hours ago

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has been certified with a 4-star airline rating by prestigious international air transport rating organisation Skytrax for the fourth consecutive year.

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BUSINESS NEWS 20/6

BUSINESS
20 hours ago

Vietnamese firms urged to make best use of CPTPP

US$17 billion in ODA loans yet to be disbursedicon

US$17 billion in ODA loans yet to be disbursed

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

Some US$17 billion worth of official development assistance (ODA) loans pledged by six development banks have yet to be disbursed, heard attendees at a meeting held recently.

Renewable energy to dispel outagesicon

Renewable energy to dispel outages

FEATURE
19/06/2019

Vietnam is forecast to face bigger power shortages after 2020 due to many power projects in the revised master power plan falling behind schedule, especially in southern provinces. 

Boosting financing for Vietnam’s onshore and offshore wind power projectsicon

Boosting financing for Vietnam’s onshore and offshore wind power projects

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

Vietnam is set for wind energy expansion, with over a gigawatt expected to be installed by 2021. 

CMSC eyes VNPT, MobiFone, and other 17 state-owned companiesicon

CMSC eyes VNPT, MobiFone, and other 17 state-owned companies

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

MobiFone, VNPT, and the other 17 companies have been exposed to the gunfire of the Commission for Management of State Capital at Enterprises’ (CMSC) financial supervision.

Divorce dispute keeps pulling down Trung Nguyenicon

Divorce dispute keeps pulling down Trung Nguyen

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

The three-year divorce dispute keeps dragging down local coffee giant Trung Nguyen, which reported only half of its 2017 profit in 2018.

Vietnamese startups to reach unicorn status soonicon

Vietnamese startups to reach unicorn status soon

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

As Vietnam, one of the hottest startup hubs in the world, is welcoming a huge wave of venture capital, its tech startup firms are expected to quickly reach the unicorn status, which means they are valued $1 billion or more.

African swine fever could bankrupt VN livestock sectoricon

African swine fever could bankrupt VN livestock sector

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

African swine fever has not only caused livestock farming households to fall into debt, but has also made it difficult for animal feed dealers to collect their payments.

Vietnamese banks' IPO plans pushed back againicon

Vietnamese banks' IPO plans pushed back again

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

The long-awaited listing of many large Vietnamese banks has once again been delayed as banks wait for market conditions to improve.

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BUSINESS NEWS 19/6

BUSINESS
19/06/2019

HCM City to host 2nd Vietbuild expo of 2019