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Road show in Singapore, UK to seek Sabeco’s stake buyers

Road show in Singapore, UK to seek Sabeco’s stake buyers

A road show will be held in Singapore and the UK to seek potential buyers of stakes of the Sai Gon Alcohol-Beer-Beverage JSC (Sabeco) as the State’s divestment plan in the company is going to finish, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Asia-Pacific CEOs increasingly looking at Vietnam

Asia-Pacific CEOs increasingly looking at Vietnam

Asia-Pacific executives are increasingly looking at Vietnam as a market and means as they see the population is increasing but the economy is growing, and people have more income.

Foreign investors still ignore SOE equitisation

Foreign investors still ignore SOE equitisation

The large-scale state-owned enterprise equitisation has yet to lure strategic investors, especially foreign investors, due to problems related to procedures and the quality of business management and transparency in publishing information, among others.

Social insurance sector moves to slash red tape

Social insurance sector moves to slash red tape

The social insurance sector has made significant improvement in administrative procedures reform after four years implementing the Government Resolution on improving the business environment, delegates told a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on September 28.

PM pledges favorable conditions for US investors

PM pledges favorable conditions for US investors

The Vietnamese Government always creates favourable conditions for foreign investors, including those from the US, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a reception for President of the US’s Harbinger Capital Partners LLC Philip Falcone in Hanoi on September 25.

Equitisation of SOEs from perspective of foreign investors

Equitisation of SOEs from perspective of foreign investors

Equitisation of State owned enterprises (SOEs) has progressed well in 2011-2016 and the first eight months of 2017 thanks to various ministries and sectors, economic groups and localities getting onboard, said an official from the Ministry of Finance.

VPBank attracts US$1.2 billion in pre-listing purchase offers

VPBank attracts US$1.2 billion in pre-listing purchase offers

The Vietnam Prosperity Joint Stock Commercial Bank (VPBank) started listing 1.3 billion shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange on August 17, while having received US$1.2 billion worth of purchasing offers from foreign investors.

Serving up an M&A feast

Serving up an M&A feast

More foreign investors are looking to enter Vietnam’s food and beverage market, especially via mergers and acquisitions.

SCIC to divest 3.33 percent stake in Vinamilk

SCIC to divest 3.33 percent stake in Vinamilk

The State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) will sell 48.33 million shares or 3.33 percent of its stake in the Vietnam Dairy Products JSC (Vinamilk) in October, SCIC Chairman Nguyen Duc Chi said.

Infrastructure JVs earn nod at meet

Infrastructure JVs earn nod at meet

Domestic and foreign businesses are rushing to invest in infrastructure projects in Hanoi to cash in on the growing local demand.

Foreign investors flock to metro projects

Foreign investors flock to metro projects

An increasing number of foreign investors are eager to invest in metro projects in Vietnam to cash in on the country's growing public transportation demands.

Foreign investors gunning for petroleum retail market

Foreign investors gunning for petroleum retail market

JX Nippon Oil & Energy is receiving close to $15 million in the first year after acquiring Petrolimex shares. This, coupled with the fact that there are 29 petroleum import-export distributors in Vietnam, makes the petroleum retail market especially lucrative.

Vietnam to lift restrictions on foreign investors: PM

Vietnam to lift restrictions on foreign investors: PM

Vietnam will lift restrictions in areas including services, telecommunications, financing and banking among others, facilitating foreign investors’ engagement and raising their ownership stakes in domestic firms, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.