Firms have social responsibility Business

Firms have social responsibility

Highly capable and diverse boards of directors that adhere to social responsibility are crucial for corporate sustainability, experts said during a forum in Ho Chi Minh City on December 7.
Forum discusses improving efficiency of SOEs Business

Forum discusses improving efficiency of SOEs

A forum on accelerating the process of reforming and improving the efficiency of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) was held by “Tap chi Kinh Te va Du Bao” (the Journal of Economics and Forecasting) in Hanoi on November 6.
Vietnam works on corporate governance code Business

Vietnam works on corporate governance code

Vietnam is developing a corporate governance code for listed firms in order to help local firms attract more capital and make them more competitive amid increasing regional economic integration.
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Stronger corporate governance urged

A report by the IFC calls for stronger commitment to corporate governance by Vietnamese companies, which will make them more competitive in attracting investments.
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Corporate governance in focus

The International Finance Corporation's Vietnam Corporate Governance Programme, the Global Corporate Governance Forum, and the State Securities Commission of Vietnam organised an interactive workshop on enforcement of corporate governance in Vietnam on Sept. 29 in HCM City.
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Experience shared to make IPOs less exclusive

Issuing shares in Vietnam differed from procedures in other countries as Vietnamese companies offered shares exclusively to existing shareholders rather than seeking new ones, said deputy director of the State Securities Commission Bui Hoang Hai at the "Steps preparing for a successful IPO of enterprises" conference in Hanoi on Sept. 23.