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Foreign investors bet big on Vietnamese firms

Foreign investors bet big on Vietnamese firms

The number of foreign investors, who contribute capital or acquire shares in Vietnamese firms, is surging rapidly, given by the firms’ high growth prospects and the government’s effective actions in improving the country’s business and investment environment.

Domestic retailers strive to gain competitive edge

Domestic retailers strive to gain competitive edge

Domestic retailers must work to outline rational business strategies to gain a competitive edge over their foreign rivals, especially as the local retail market has become more attractive than ever to foreign investors.

Foreign investors set sights on Vietnam’s seaports

Foreign investors set sights on Vietnam’s seaports

Vietnam’s rapidly growing trade and production have pushed the cargo volume through the country’s seaports to rise by 20%-30% per annum, making port projects appealing to foreign investors.

Prime Minister meets Indonesian business leaders

Prime Minister meets Indonesian business leaders

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pledged to create the best possible conditions for foreign investors, including those from Indonesia, during his meetings with leaders of Ciputra Group and PT Nikko Sekuritas Indonesia in Bali, Indonesia, on October 12.

Dong Nai attracts nearly US$1.3 billion in FDI in nine months

Dong Nai attracts nearly US$1.3 billion in FDI in nine months

Nearly US$1.3 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) landed in the southern province of Dong Nai in the first nine months of 2018, 30% surpassing the yearly target, according to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.

Dak Lak’s wind power potential attracts investors

Dak Lak’s wind power potential attracts investors

Tens of Vietnamese and foreign investors are asking for permission to survey the wind power potential in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak to build wind power plants here, according to a local official.

Dong Nai steps up effort to lure foreign investors

Dong Nai steps up effort to lure foreign investors

To be a top destination for foreign investors, the southern province of Dong Nai has accelerated public administrative reforms and facilitated foreigners doing business in the province.

International cooperation crucial for startup development

International cooperation crucial for startup development

The startup culture in Vietnam has taken off in recent years, with foreign venture capital now five times higher than that by domestic players. Thus, it is important to note that international cooperation is crucial to bolstering startup innovation in the country.

High-end residential the top choice of foreign investors

High-end residential the top choice of foreign investors

2018 marks ten years since the downturn in Vietnam’s real estate market and nearly five years of recovery. As with a decade ago, FDI inflows are concentrated in the high-end residential segment, according to the latest report from JLL.

Ecommerce platform Sendo gets US$51m from new investors

Ecommerce platform Sendo gets US$51m from new investors

Ho Chi Minh City-based ecommerce portal Sendo.vn has raised US$51 million in a round of Series B funding from eight foreign investors, Sen Do Technology JSC (Sendo) said in a statement issued today, August 16, by PRNewswire.

Post-M&A period a challenge for all

Post-M&A period a challenge for all

When foreign investors partner up with Vietnamese companies, post-merger integration becomes a complex task, focused on cross-cultural understanding and the setting of mutual goals.

Vietnam faces volatile foreign capital inflow

Vietnam faces volatile foreign capital inflow

Although the direction of foreign capital inflow is becoming increasingly unpredictable due to many external factors, experts say that Vietnam is still an attractive destination for foreign investors.

M&A activities expected to reach record levels in 2018

M&A activities expected to reach record levels in 2018

Vietnam has become an attractive destination for many foreign investors largely due to the country’s friendly policies encouraging FDI, its political stability and strong economy, the latest report of US-based John Lang LaSalle (JLL) said.

Outcomes of FDI-reliant economy

Outcomes of FDI-reliant economy

Vietnam’s economy has the highest ratio of exports against the gross domestic product (GDP) in the world.