Go-Jek kicks off overseas expansion with Vietnam through local arm Go-Viet


CEO and Founder of Go-Jek Nadiem Makarim said, Go-Viet’s operation model will be similar to the model in Indonesia.

Vietnam: Masan Resources closes unit buyout; PAN issues $49.35m bonds

PAN’s shareholders include the International Finance Corporation, TAEL Partners and Singapore’s GIC, among others.

500 Startups raising $5m more for Vietnam-focused fund

500 Startups Vietnam LP, launched in April 2017, is raising $5 million on top of the $10.02 million commitment it secured from 19 investors.

Ride-hailing giant Grab in strategic pact with Vietnamese payments startup Moca

Grab and Moca will collaborate to offer consumers and SMEs in Vietnam more mobile payment facilities from Q4.

IFC likely to extend $100m debt to Vietnam’s Orient Commercial Bank

IFC package is expected to provide the bank with long term funding to expand its lending portfolio to retail and SMEs.

Vietnam’s VI Group plans IPO of some consumer services businesses

In the next 18 months, the fund will focus on developing companies in its portfolio for potential listing.

Vietnam raises only $2.3m from Vinalines’ IPO, falls way short of tall target

Despite being a major player in shipping, seaport and maritime services, Vinalines’ business activities have continuously recorded losses since 2008.

Exclusive: Grab acquires stake in Vietnamese mobile payment firm Moca

Founded in 2013, Moca provides a free payment application on iOS and Android platforms for Vietnamese consumers.

Ride-hailing major Grab to launch food delivery service in Hanoi

Grab targets to launch its electronic wallet GrabPay in Vietnam by this month and t is in the process of being licensed by the authorities

VinaCapital to invest $25m in hospital operator Tam Tri Medical

The private equity transaction gives VOF a significant minority stake in the company. Tam Tri Medical is expected to use the capital to expand current facilities and acquire new facilities.