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Vietnam vibrant with merger and acquisition activitiesicon
BUSINESS27/08/20190

Vietnam vibrant with merger and acquisition activities

The merger and acquisition (M&A) scene in Vietnam has become increasingly active with more domestic firms setting up ties with global partners so their brands can reach global customers and develop domestically.

 
SOE equitisation lists fizzle up M&Aicon

SOE equitisation lists fizzle up M&A

BUSINESS
15/08/2019

Following a muted 2018 and first half of 2019, experts are pining for a new surge in state divestments and equitisations, buoyed by new regulatory frameworks.

In Vietnam, home appliance centers’ golden age is overicon

In Vietnam, home appliance centers’ golden age is over

BUSINESS
15/08/2019

Many home appliance shops have had to sell food, medicine, watches, and glasses and join forces with partners to sell more products, because the profit from their core businesses has been insufficient.

Vietnamese agriculture strengthened by M&Aicon

Vietnamese agriculture strengthened by M&A

FEATURE
09/08/2019

With the country’s agricultural sector pursuing greater sustainable development, mergers and acquisitions are helping the sector create positive changes thanks in part to the support of high technology.

Hot sectors for a breakthrough in M&Aicon

Hot sectors for a breakthrough in M&A

BUSINESS
07/08/2019

Vietnam has been creating enormous opportunities for investors in M&A in sectors like retail, consumer goods, services, and manufacturing.

Policy reform is key to unlock Vietnam's M&A futureicon

Policy reform is key to unlock Vietnam's M&A future

BUSINESS
07/08/2019

As new policies and trade deals change the focus of M&A inflows to Vietnam, the government needs to remove legal barriers and push SOE divestment.

Vietnam M&A Forum explores brand development post-M&Aicon

Vietnam M&A Forum explores brand development post-M&A

BUSINESS
07/08/2019

At the third session of Vietnam M&A Forum 2019 experts explored how to find suitable strategies to build, protect, and develop brands.

Field opens up for bigger M&A dealsicon

Field opens up for bigger M&A deals

BUSINESS
05/08/2019

Driven by momentum in growth, Vietnam’s mergers and acquisitions market is expected to continue its strong focus on the sectors of consumer goods, retail, realty, and banking in the months to come.

Private investors pour money into VN educational sectoricon

Private investors pour money into VN educational sector

SOCIETY
02/08/2019

Education will be one of the most attractive investment channels in M&A deals for the next year in Vietnam, analysts say.

Top ten outstanding M&A deals in Vietnam in 2018-2019icon

Top ten outstanding M&A deals in Vietnam in 2018-2019

FEATURE
30/07/2019

In 2018-2019, Vietnam continued to witness high-value mergers and acquisitions transactions in a variety of sectors, such as food manufacturing, real estate, banking, and retail.

VN Competition and Consumer Protection Authority submits complaint about Grab-Uber rulingicon

VN Competition and Consumer Protection Authority submits complaint about Grab-Uber ruling

BUSINESS
04/07/2019

The Vietnam Competition and Consumer Protection Authority (VCA) submitted a complaint about the decision of the Vietnam Competition Authority that Grab's acquisition of Uber does not violate the Competition Law.

New M&A boom in Vietnam's pharmaceutical sectoricon

New M&A boom in Vietnam's pharmaceutical sector

BUSINESS
03/07/2019

The new regulation on raising the foreign ownership ratio ceiling has made Vietnam’s pharmaceutical companies more attractive to foreign investors, especially those from the EU and Japan.

Education funding reaches fever pitchicon

Education funding reaches fever pitch

BUSINESS
29/06/2019

The past year was a very exciting period for the educational investment market, showcased not only through direct capital but also via mergers and acquisitions deals carried out by financiers.

Investors play the long game in M&Aicon

Investors play the long game in M&A

FEATURE
20/06/2019

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.

M&A gateway to firms’ growth and expansionicon

M&A gateway to firms’ growth and expansion

BUSINESS
16/06/2019

More Vietnamese companies are turning to­ mergers and acquisitions to beef up their domestic market presence and boost growth.

Vietnam's pharmacy market heats up with more M&A dealsicon

Vietnam's pharmacy market heats up with more M&A deals

BUSINESS
09/06/2019

The amended Pharmacy Law which took effect in 2017, stipulating that domestic pharmacy firms receive preferences in bids for medicine provided to state-owned hospitals, has prompted foreign investors to increase investment in Vietnam.

Major firms to inform authority of M&A dealsicon

Major firms to inform authority of M&A deals

BUSINESS
02/06/2019

Many large breweries may be required to report all of their M&A deals to the management agency.

Foreign investors to join restructuring of Vietnamese banking systemicon

Foreign investors to join restructuring of Vietnamese banking system

FEATURE
29/05/2019

Foreign banks have been expressing eagerness to jump on the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) bandwagon in the banking sector.