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The dynamics of Vietnam’s M&A market

The dynamics of Vietnam’s M&A market

Vietnam’s mergers and ­acquisitions market recorded steady growth since early last year, buoyed by foreign ­investors who desire a speedy entry into the large market of over 96 million people. However, whether the market will continue flourishing in the time to come depends on how existing hurdles are tackled.

Int’l accounting rules compulsory after 2025: draft

Int’l accounting rules compulsory after 2025: draft

The adoption of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) will be compulsory for State-owned enterprises (SOEs), listed companies and large-scale unlisted public companies after 2025, according to a draft project the Ministry of Finance recently made public for comments.

ICAEW strengthens partnership with local government and universities

ICAEW strengthens partnership with local government and universities

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has promised that it would continue to work closely with the Vietnamese government and universities to achieve its objective of helping to drive the growth of finance and accounting professionals in Vietnam.

Vietnam to adopt IFRS by 2025

Vietnam to adopt IFRS by 2025

Vietnam is expected to adopt International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) instead of the current Vietnamese accounting standards (VAS) by 2025 in its efforts to enhance comparability and improve transparency.

Listed firms must adopt IFRS in 2020

Listed firms must adopt IFRS in 2020

Firms listed on Vietnam's two stock exchanges in HCM City and Hanoi will be the first to be required to adopt international financial reporting standards in 2020, a finance ministry official has said.