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FDI disbursement rises 8.8% in seven months

FDI disbursement rises 8.8% in seven months

Foreign investors in Vietnam disbursed a total of US$9.85 billion from begining of this year to July 20, up 8.8% from a year earlier, the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment said.

Foreign investors promote M&A with Vietnam’s pharmacy firms

Foreign investors promote M&A with Vietnam’s pharmacy firms

With a two-digit growth rate in many years, Vietnam’s pharmaceutical market has boosted foreign drug firms to continue merger and acquisition (M&A) deals with their Vietnamese counterparts in a move to get higher revenue from the potential market.

Foreign investors keen on Vinalines’ equitization

Foreign investors keen on Vinalines’ equitization

Many foreign enterprises have expressed interest in becoming strategic investors in Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) following the Prime Minister’s approval of the firm’s equitization plan.

M&A market in HCMC hits US$2.5 billion in Jan-May

M&A market in HCMC hits US$2.5 billion in Jan-May

Capital contribution and share purchases by foreign investors via mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in HCMC amounted to some US$2.5 billion during the year up to late May, 3.6 times higher than the value of foreign direct investments, according to the HCMC Department of Planning and Investment.

Transparency helps local banks lure int’l investors

Transparency helps local banks lure int’l investors

Healthy domestic banks should focus on improving the transparency in their audited financial statements to attract foreign investors as some banks have recently succeeded with the strategy, experts suggested.

RoK continues leading foreign investors in Vietnam

RoK continues leading foreign investors in Vietnam

The Republic of Korea (RoK) has been the biggest investor among 86 countries and territories investing Vietnam so far this year, with total investment of US$2.63 billion, accounting for 26.5% of total foreign direct investment (FDI) the country has attracted in the reviewed period.

HCM City posts continued FDI expansion in five months

HCM City posts continued FDI expansion in five months

Ho Chi Minh City recorded expanding foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first five months of 2018 thanks to effective trade and investment promotion activities, said the municipal Department of Planning and Investment.

Vietnam always facilitates foreign investors: official

Vietnam always facilitates foreign investors: official

The Vietnamese Government always creates favourable conditions for foreign businesses, including those from the Republic of Korea (RoK), to invest and expand operation in the country, said Minister and Chairman of the Office of the Government Mai Tien Dung.