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Banking M&As set to flourish

Banking M&As set to flourish

Merger and acquisition activities in Vietnam's banking sector are expected to grow in the years to come despite certain regulatory barriers hindering foreign investors.

Vietnam - a magnet for M&A deals

Vietnam - a magnet for M&A deals

Vietnam has become a favoured destination for merger and acquisition (M&A) deals for foreign investors, particularly those from the Republic of Korea (RoK), China’s Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan as the Asian multinationals see the benefits of having presence in one of the region’s fastest-growing economies.

German machinery firms seek opportunities in Vietnam

German machinery firms seek opportunities in Vietnam

The German Machine Tool Builders’ Association (VDW) and the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GIC) held a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on May 14 to discuss Germany’s new inventions in machine tool manufacturing.

Selling shares to foreign investors, VCB’s charter capital up

Selling shares to foreign investors, VCB’s charter capital up

The charter capital of the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) has risen by 3 percent to 37.1 trillion VND (1.6 billion USD) after its recent sale of more shares to two strategic investors - the Singaporean investment fund GIC Private Limited (GIC) and Japan’s Mizuho Bank.

Global investors eye Vietnam’s real estate market

Global investors eye Vietnam’s real estate market

Foreign investors cannot take their eyes off the Vietnamese real estate market, one of the most dynamic emerging markets globally, according to an article by regional managing director, Southeast Asia, CBRE Vikram Kohli on www.bussinesstimes.com.sg.

Singapore state fund invests in Vietnam

Singapore state fund invests in Vietnam

GIC Pte, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, has made huge investments in large Vietnamese firms such as VinHomes, Vietjet, Techcombank and Masan.

FDI flows remain strong in real estate

FDI flows remain strong in real estate

The Vietnamese real estate sector has been attracting a large proportion of international investment inflows over the past years and the country is expected to remain one of the world’s most attractive markets for foreign developers in the years to come.

Vietcombank to sell 7.73% stake to Singapore partner

Vietcombank to sell 7.73% stake to Singapore partner

Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC is set to acquire a 7.73% stake on a fully enlarged basis in Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank), Vietcombank announced on August 29.

Vietnam leads in German business blitz

Vietnam leads in German business blitz

German enterprises are demonstrating their confidence in Vietnam, thanks to the country’s improved investment climate and participation in free trade agreements.

German delegation assesses investment environment

German delegation assesses investment environment

(VOV) - A delegation of German businessmen arrived in Vietnam on October 12 for a visit to assess the country’s investment environment, according to Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry.

Large German business delegation to tour Vietnam

Large German business delegation to tour Vietnam

(VOV) - The German Industry and Commerce (GIC) in Vietnam has unveiled in a press release that a contingent of representatives from 10 businesses will visit Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City on October 12-16 to explore trade and investment opportunities.

Vietnam to host Asia-Pacific Conference APK 2014

(VOV) - The German Industry and Commerce Vietnam (GIC) has announced that the Asia-Pacific Conference of German businesses (APK) 2014 will be held in Ho Chi Minh City from November 21-22 next year.