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Flurry of activity upcoming in M&A

Flurry of activity upcoming in M&A

Driven by strong economic growth prospects and potential for state-owned enterprise equitisation, more Singaporean investment is expected to flow via mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the months to come in Vietnam, focusing on finance, property, and fintech.

SOE equitisation lists fizzle up M&A

SOE equitisation lists fizzle up M&A

Following a muted 2018 and first half of 2019, experts are pining for a new surge in state divestments and equitisations, buoyed by new regulatory frameworks.

SOE equitisation to be accelerated

SOE equitisation to be accelerated

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Finance has stressed on the need to speed up the equitisation process of state-owned enterprises (SOE) while promoting transparency and market principles.

Lack of transparency, the bane of SOE equitisation

Lack of transparency, the bane of SOE equitisation

Vietnam has been accelerating the equitisation of its state-owned enterprises in order to seek more investment capital and raise their competitiveness. But how effective has this effort been so far?

SOE equitisation needs faster pace

SOE equitisation needs faster pace

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has urged some State-owned enterprises (SOEs) to hasten their equitisation and divestment plans, as progress remains slow and might fail to meet their deadlines this year.

Foreign investors still ignore SOE equitisation

Foreign investors still ignore SOE equitisation

The large-scale state-owned enterprise equitisation has yet to lure strategic investors, especially foreign investors, due to problems related to procedures and the quality of business management and transparency in publishing information, among others.

Hanoi to divest from 96 SOEs

Hanoi to divest from 96 SOEs

The Hanoi People’s Committee will divest from 96 State-owned enterprises (SOEs) located in the city from 2016-20, according to a city government decision.

Thai billionaire sets sights on Vietnam beer market

Thai billionaire sets sights on Vietnam beer market

(VOV) - Thai Beverage PCL., owned by Thailand’s third richest man, has approached the Vietnam government seeking to acquire a US$2 billion stake in Saigon Beer-Alcohol-Beverage Corporation (Sabeco).

PM resolves to speed up public investment reform

PM resolves to speed up public investment reform

The government is making every effort to restructure public investment to stop scattered investment and waste, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung assured the National Assembly on November 25.