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Grab’s acquisition of Uber scrutinised

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Grab’s acquisition of Uber scrutinised

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has set up a council to scrutinise alleged violations of competition regulations in ride-hailing services firm Grab’s acquisition of Uber’s business in Vietnam.

Vietnam advised to make full use of sharing economy

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Vietnam advised to make full use of sharing economy

Vietnam is in a favourable position to take advantage of development opportunities brought by the sharing economy, Chargé d’Affaires at the Australian Embassy in Vietnam Rebecca Bryant stated at a conference on this kind of economy in Hanoi on July 12.

Watchdog gives nod to Mobile World-Tran Anh M&A

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Watchdog gives nod to Mobile World-Tran Anh M&A

The Competition and Consumer Protection Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade has given the go-ahead for the merger and acquisition (M&A) deal between the two largest local electronic retailers – The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World) and Tran Anh Digital World.

Banknetvn and Smartlink officially merged

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Banknetvn and Smartlink officially merged

The two largest payment card networks in Vietnam, Vietnam National Financial Switching Joint Stock Company (Banknetvn) and Smartlink Card Services Joint Stock Company (Smartlink), were officially merged on December 25.