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Controversial draft decree may make banks lose potential foreign investorsicon
BUSINESS24/09/20200

Controversial draft decree may make banks lose potential foreign investors

A draft decree being developed by the State Securities Commission to implement the amended Law on Securities may cause local banks to lose out on potential foreign investment.

 
An abundance of advantages to diversify ops into Vietnamicon

An abundance of advantages to diversify ops into Vietnam

BUSINESS
02/07/2020

Amidst the new wave of foreign investment and relocation after the pandemic, director general of the Foreign Investment Agency Do Nhat Hoang explained Vietnam’s outstanding advantages and how it can seize arising opportunities.

FDI inflows drop 15.1 percent year on year in first halficon

FDI inflows drop 15.1 percent year on year in first half

BUSINESS
27/06/2020

Vietnam recorded a year-on-year decrease of 15.1 percent in foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows to 15.67 billion USD as of June 20, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Vietnam's logistics service industry ready for opportunities from EVFTAicon

Vietnam's logistics service industry ready for opportunities from EVFTA

BUSINESS
26/06/2020

Vietnam’s logistics service industry is preparing infrastructure and techniques to grasp opportunities from the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to attract foreign investors with a wave of factories.

Climbing the value chain to maximise investmenticon

Climbing the value chain to maximise investment

FEATURE
25/06/2020

In general, foreign investors are seeking safe, stable investment environments with established real estate market practices, rule of law, and structured land ownership, with available financial support from banks.

Revenue risk to be applied sparinglyicon

Revenue risk to be applied sparingly

BUSINESS
25/06/2020

Vietnam will, for the first time, apply revenue risk allocation for public-private partnership initiatives from early 2021, but the application will be restricted to certain projects to ensure bankability.

Listed firms buy more treasury stocks to prevent price fallsicon

Listed firms buy more treasury stocks to prevent price falls

BUSINESS
23/06/2020

Many listed companies plan to buy tens of trillions of dong in treasury stocks.

Vietnam gov’t seeks to nearly triple wind power capacity to 12,000MWicon

Vietnam gov’t seeks to nearly triple wind power capacity to 12,000MW

BUSINESS
22/06/2020

Provincial authorities are responsible for choosing investors and implementing the newly added projects.

Climbing the value chain to maximise investmenticon

Climbing the value chain to maximise investment

BUSINESS
13/06/2020

In general, foreign investors are seeking safe, stable investment environments with established real estate market practices, rule of law, and structured land ownership, with available financial support from banks.

Foreign fix to banks’ capitalisation ailsicon

Foreign fix to banks’ capitalisation ails

BUSINESS
11/06/2020

A string of Vietnamese banks, particularly state-owned lenders, are facing capital shortfalls but upcoming tie-up deals with foreign investors could give the financial sector some much-needed momentum.

Investing in power projects, foreigners nurture big ambitionsicon

Investing in power projects, foreigners nurture big ambitions

BUSINESS
09/06/2020

Tens of solar power projects have been bought by foreign investors through M&A deals.

Positive scope ahead in amended Law on Investmenticon

Positive scope ahead in amended Law on Investment

BUSINESS
06/06/2020

Amongst the numerous revisions included in the draft amendments of the Law on Investment, the expansion of investment capital and the “negative list” approach towards market access are two features less-frequently mentioned

Can Vietnam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?icon

Can Vietnam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?

FEATURE
03/06/2020

Over the past few decades, many companies worldwide have come to China, seeking a place to set up production bases and do business as they were lured by the country’s low labour costs and enormous domestic consumer market, 

M&A in Vietnam’s hospitality industry lures foreign investors post-Covidicon

M&A in Vietnam’s hospitality industry lures foreign investors post-Covid

BUSINESS
27/05/2020

M&A in hotels and resorts is expected to thrive as the social distancing orders have left devastating affects on low-end hotels and budget accommodations.

Vietnam ready for new investment influxicon

Vietnam ready for new investment influx

BUSINESS
23/05/2020

Foreign investors are speeding up the restructuring and reallocation of their production networks globally, with Vietnam considered a bright candidate for investment given its location within the world’s most dynamically-developing region.

Investors lose in April as covered warrants fall due to market declineicon

Investors lose in April as covered warrants fall due to market decline

BUSINESS
11/05/2020

Investors suffered losses with all 19 covered warrant codes that expired in April, data on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) showed.

Slowdown hampering sluggish divestmentsicon

Slowdown hampering sluggish divestments

FEATURE
07/05/2020

A wave of challenges stemming from the pandemic and volatile market could throw a monkey wrench in the works for state divestment, but may well open the door wider for foreign investors in Vietnam.

Foreign groups step up plans to enter or expand in Vietnamicon

Foreign groups step up plans to enter or expand in Vietnam

FEATURE
06/05/2020

While China is struggling with the pandemic and is losing the confidence of foreign investors, proven resilience is pushing Vietnam to the fore as an ideal investment and manufacturing hub for Southeast Asia.