Covered warrants launched Business

Covered warrants launched

The State Securities Commission (SSC) has so far licensed16 securities companies to sell 28.9 million covered warrants with a maximum value of 104 billion VND (4.5 million USD).
Lam Dong leads in attracting FDI in hi-tech agriculture Business

Lam Dong leads in attracting FDI in hi-tech agriculture

Located in the Central Highlands, Lam Dong province is blessed with a mild climate and fertile soil suitable for agriculture. The province has made good use of its advantage to attract foreign investment in developing hi-tech farming.
M&A activities expected to reach record levels in 2018 Business

M&A activities expected to reach record levels in 2018

Vietnam has become an attractive destination for many foreign investors largely due to the country’s friendly policies encouraging FDI, its political stability and strong economy, the latest report of US-based John Lang LaSalle said.
Thua Thien-Hue lures investment Business

Thua Thien-Hue lures investment

Thua Thien-Hue has attracted 140 investment projects with total registered capital of 64.3 trillion VND (2.8 billion USD), including 35 foreign direct investment projects valued at more than 1.7 billion USD.
Business

Big banks urged to get involved with M&As

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) within the Vietnamese banking industry have contributed to the sector's restructuring in recent years, but experts are suggesting that big banks get involved in the process.
Business

Nam Dinh strives to become investment magnet

According to the provincial social and economic development planning towards 2020, Nam Dinh will become an above-average province in the Red River Delta, and over recent years it has created good policies, conditions and mechanisms for investors and enterprises to do business effectively. Vietnam Business Forum talked to Pham Quoc Khanh, Deputy Director of the Nam Dinh Department of Planning and Investment.
Business

Urban transport lacks unified planning

Warnings that an uncoordinated public transport system for the capital city could be chaotic were issued at a recent seminar on the operation of the capital city's five metro rail lines.