Vietnam - a magnet for M&A deals Business

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.
HCM City seeks investments for infrastructure Business

HCM City seeks investments for infrastructure

With the aim of attracting more investment for much-needed infrastructure, Ho Chi Minh City is touting its efforts to become a digital- and knowledge-based economy with a highly skilled workforce.
Property companies look beyond banks for funds Business

Property companies look beyond banks for funds

Amid widespread expectations that the central bank will continue to pursue its tight credit policy, especially to risky areas like real estate, in 2019 property developers are looking at other sources for funds.
Real estate MA growth continues Business

Real estate MA growth continues

The number of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in Vietnam’s real estate market will continue growing this year and beyond, according to Savills Vietnam.
Singapore’s Keppel Land acquires majority stake in Saigon Centre Business

Singapore’s Keppel Land acquires majority stake in Saigon Centre

Singapore-based Keppel Land, through its subsidiary Krystal Investment Pte Ltd, has spent almost 846 billion VND (37.1 million USD) to acquire an additional 16 percent stake in Keppel Land WATCO I to V, the joint venture entities to develop the mixed-use Saigon Centre complex in HCM City.
Keppel Land buys 500 bln VND of bonds Business

Keppel Land buys 500 bln VND of bonds

Singaporean property developer Keppel Land has concluded a purchase of 22.4 million USD in convertible bonds from Nam Long Investment Company, which builds affordable houses and departments in Vietnam