PV GAS ranked among Vietnam’s 50 best performing listed companies Business

PV GAS ranked among Vietnam’s 50 best performing listed companies

The PetroVietnam Gas Corporation (PV Gas), a subsidiary of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam), has been named among the top 50 best performing listed companies in Vietnam in 2019 (Top 50) by the “Nhip Cau Dau Tu” (Investment Bridge) magazine and the Thien Viet Securities JSC.
Tech conference gazes into crystal ball Sci-Tech

Tech conference gazes into crystal ball

The world has entered an era of great technological development, which has changed people’s lifestyles, even in Vietnam, Nhip Cau Dau Tu (Investment Bridge) magazine’s technology conference has heard.
Book on primate species launched Society

Book on primate species launched

The first photographic book covering all of Vietnam’s primate species was launched recently, kicking off a project initiated by business leaders turned conservation pioneers.
VN Index rises after drop on June 24 Business

VN Index rises after drop on June 24

Vietnamese shares struggled to close mixed on June 27, covering some losses as local stocks were attractive to investors after plunging on Britain’s decision to leave the European Union last week.
Firms adapt to anti-dollar drive Business

Firms adapt to anti-dollar drive

Domestic firms have taken the first measures in an effort to adapt to the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV)’s new regulation on tightening foreign currency credit.
Local customers turn to mini marts Business

Local customers turn to mini marts

The retail market in Vietnam has recently witnessed a boom in development of mini marts and convenience stores with participation of not only domestic firms but also foreign giants.
Politics

Vietnamese businesses prepare for AEC 2015

A workshop has been held in Hanoi to provide information on the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) which is formed in late 2015 for Vietnamese businesses with a view to raising their competiveness.
Health

First foreign deal in pharma sector

Chilean pharmaceutical CFR International SPA has acquired a stake in Domesco Medical Import-Export Co (DMC), making it the first foreign strategic partner of a domestic drug maker.
Business

Funds profit from food products shares

Investment funds have realised gains from investments in food products makers like Masan Group (MSN), Vinamilk (VNM) and Kinh Do (KDC) – even as real estate investments over the past two years have proven disappointing.

In the past two months, Private Equity New Markets II (PENM II), under the management of Denmark's BankInvest – which owns three investment funds in Vietnam – has sold 4.5 million shares of MSN out of its total holdings of 49.5 million shares, realising gains of over 500 billion VND(23.8 million USD) over the past two years.