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Vietnam PM urges Carlsberg to raise Habeco stake in privatisation push

Carlsberg currently holds 17.34 percent of Habeco and has expressed an interest in raising the stake, but discussions have dragged for years.


Vietnam’s M&A value seen to touch $6.9b in 2018, down from 2017 highs

Future deals would focus in the real estate and consumer sectors, while telecom, energy, infrastructure, pharma and education are also likely to attract funds


Vietnam’s FPT buys 90% stake in US consulting firm Intellinet for $30m

The acquisition by FPT, one of Vietnam’s top technology firms, reflects the company’s goal of adding consultancy to its information technology services


General Motors to transfer Vietnam operations to Vingroup’s car arm

This move pairs GM’s automotive expertise with VinFast’s local market insight.


Vietnam’s Binh Son Refining considers second stake sale, April listing

The initial sale of a 7.79% stake in the refinery was part of the Vietnamese government’s plan to privatise hundreds of state-owned enterprises


Vietnam lawmakers approve cyber law clamping down on tech firms, dissent

Experts say, the provisions will result in severe limitations on Vietnam’s digital economy, dampening the foreign investment climate.


GIC-backed Vietnam’s Techcombank plans aggressive retail push after major IPO

The Hanoi-based lender priced its April initial public offering (IPO) at the top of a marketing range, valuing it at $6.5 billion and making it Vietnam’s second-biggest listed bank after state-controlled Vietcombank.


Both Uber, Grab claim victory but drivers, users bemoan loss of choice

While drivers were split on which of the two services offered better compensation, they generally expected fares to go up with the reduced competition.


Vietnam’s equitisation drive seen intact despite EVN Genco 3’s IPO flop

Analysts remain optimistic that future IPOs could go well with Vietnam’s economy growing 6.8% last year and its stock market climbing almost 50% in 2017.


Vietnam: EVN subsidiary Genco 3’s IPO fails to pique investor interest

The government has offered a stake of 12.8% in Vietnam’s second-biggest power generator by installed capacity, also known as EVNGENCO 3 and Genco 3.