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A modest end to 2017 transactions sets up big for 2018

A modest end to 2017 transactions sets up big for 2018

This year’s merger-and-acquisition movement is coming to a somewhat quiet close in terms the fourth quarter of completions, but deals that have been stuck in due diligence or with approvals are finally moving forward.

M&A helps to jolt real estate

M&A helps to jolt real estate

Based on stable economic growth and a considerable number of enquiries from both foreign and domestic investors, experts predict that merger and acquisition activity will reach record highs in 2017.

New developments aid merger & acquisition activities

New developments aid merger & acquisition activities

New developments have brought opportunities for Merger and Acquisition deals made between foreign investors and Vietnamese firms, according to speakers at the M&A Forum Vietnam 2016 held today by the Vietnam Investment Review in Ho Chi Minh City.

The clean-energy game in Vietnam

The clean-energy game in Vietnam

Many merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the energy sector have been made in recent years, but the number of foreign players in the field remains modest.

Korean-Vietnam sausage deal delayed

Korean-Vietnam sausage deal delayed

Daesang Corp, a Korean food-making conglomerate, has yet to complete its purchase of an almost full stake in Vietnamese sausage producer Duc Viet Food Joint Stock Company, which was rumoured to be finished by August 5.

Great results for Vietnamese M&A market

Great results for Vietnamese M&A market

Following a successful 2015 and a promising first half of 2016, the Vietnamese mergers and acquisitions scene is poised to extend its momentum for the foreseeable future.

BRG to build luxury hotel near Hoan Kiem Lake

BRG to build luxury hotel near Hoan Kiem Lake

The BRG Group has secured approval from Hanoi authorities to build a luxury hotel and services complex on a “golden” land plot near the capital’s famed Hoan Kiem Lake.

Big real estate developers eyeing hotels

Big real estate developers eyeing hotels

Many successful merger & acquisition (M&A) deals in the hotel sector were reported in the first six months of the year. Some of the deals were worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

Foreign investors interested in property M&As in Vietnam

Foreign investors interested in property M&As in Vietnam

Merger & acquisition (M&A) activities are attractive to foreign investors, especially those from Japan, according to a survey conducted by Jones Lang LaSalle Vietnam (JLL Vietnam), one of the foreign real estate services firms in Vietnam.

Privatisation to sustain Vietnam's deals blitz

Privatisation to sustain Vietnam's deals blitz

Foreign firms are set to capitalise on Vietnam's privatisation drive and buy into assets such as Vinamilk and Mobifone to gain exposure to its fast-growing economy this year, boosting M&A deals that already hit a record US$4 billion in 2015.