Land issues continue hindering SOE equitisation Business

Land issues continue hindering SOE equitisation

Issues related to land use right continue to pose obstacles to the State-owned enterprises' process of evaluating the businesses and share prices and executing their equitisation plans, experts said at a meeting on August 8.
M&A value reaches 5.43 billion USD in seven months Business

M&A value reaches 5.43 billion USD in seven months

The value of the merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in Vietnam reached 5.43 billion USD in the first seven months of this year, according to data released on July 23 by the AVM Vietnam, a co-organiser of the Vietnam M&A Forum 2019.
MoIT to transfer five enterprises to SCIC in Q1 Business

MoIT to transfer five enterprises to SCIC in Q1

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will transfer State capital ownership representative rights in five enterprises to the State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) in the first quarter of this year.
SOE equitisation, divestment fall short of target: Ministry Business

SOE equitisation, divestment fall short of target: Ministry

Only 11 State-owned enterprises (SOEs) were equitised in the first nine months of this year, making the country’s target to complete the equitisation of at least 85 SOEs this year unlikely to reach, according to an official from the Ministry of Finance (MoF).
State’s divestment plan set for failure Business

State’s divestment plan set for failure

As the stock market is experiencing strong volatility and shows little signs of strong recovery, the State may struggle to sell its stake in State-owned enterprises (SOEs) on schedule.
SOE equitisation needs a boost Videos

SOE equitisation needs a boost

​2018 is hoped to see a strong wave of equitisation of State-owned enterprises (or SOE). However, the first half of the year is yet to see as strong movement as expected.
SOE equitisation needs faster pace Business

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.