Singapore’s New Silkroutes, Vietnam’s EGroup set up healthcare JV


The JV will be set up in Vietnam as a network of dental facilities and dental clinics.

Thailand’s SCG signs loan agreements worth $3.2b for Vietnam petrochemical project

The petrochemical project, Long Son Petrochemicals (LSP), will commence construction this current quarter and is expected to start commercial operations in the first half of 2023.

UPDATE: VinaCapital decides to conclude investment in Vietnamese poultry firm Ba Huan

This decision was made after Ba Huan JSC was said to seek government help to terminate the deal.

VinaCapital pares stake in Vietnam-listed Phu Nhuan Jewellery

Vietnam-focused group of investment funds Dragon Capital sold shares worth $3.6 million in the jeweller in March.

Vietnam to divest holding in Saigon Jewelry next year

Vietnam government is planning to undertake the equitisation exercise for Saigon Jewelry Company Limited.

Go-Jek kicks off operations in 12 districts across Ho Chi Minh City

Go-Jek plans to expand into Thailand in September and the Philippines before the end of this year.

Vietnam Entertainment Fund makes debut, to invest in cinema business

Its goal is to invest in an average of 20 film projects each year. 

Vingroup nears deal to acquire Vietnamese mobile retailer Vien Thong A

The acquisition of Vien Thong A will mark Vingroup’s foray into mobile device retail.

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

Vietnamese co-working space CirCO raises funding from East Ventures

This deal marks south-east Asia-focused East Ventures’ first investment in Vietnam.