Press Review - July 2018

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Press Review - July 2018


30 July 2018

VN property market attractive to foreign investors: Savills

VAMC helps bring ratio of non-performing loans to under 3 percent

HR Lead Mondelez Kinh Do Vietnam: Grow people to grow business

Vietnam’s overseas investment totals $280 mln in 7 months


27 July 2018

New approvals raise total FDI to US$23b

Foreign banks gear up to expand networks in Vietnam

HCM City to hold contest to seek consultant for underground space

Vinamilk invests US$19.7m in Laos firm


26 July 2018

Securities watchdog tightens cryptocurrency management

Vietnam CEO Summit 2018 discusses artificial intelligence promotion

FOL hike aims to aid aviation investments

EU imposes safeguards on VN steel

SOE equitisation likely to fall short of annual target

Foreign investors preparing for inspections

Fifty per cent of specialised examination procedures, goods and products to be cut

Japan top foreign investor in Vietnam

Real estate giant shakes up market with yet another business


25 July 2018

Vietnam tea exports ranked fifth worldwide

VN traditional grocery stores remain downbeat over future: Nielsen

Retail, consumer goods, and real estate will lead 2018 M&A market

Tax authorities face losing over $2 million in taxes from Uber

Overview of foreign investment inflows since 1977

VN traditional grocery stores remain downbeat over future: Nielsen

Retail, consumer goods, and real estate will lead 2018 M&A market

Vietnamese firms get the hang of mergers, acquisitions


24 July 2018

VN currency suffers from US-China trade war

Pharmaceutical company’s profit up 6 per cent

M&As saw new highlights in the first half of the year

Local brands partnering with Walt Disney

E-commerce: the major battle is in their warehouses, delivery services

Vietnam potential market for digitalisation, e-commerce

Vietnamese co-working space CirCO raises funding from East Ventures


23 July 2018

Big investment fund keeps pouring money into Vietnamese companies

206 foreign brands franchised in Vietnam

Hai Duong okays $44m waste-to-energy plant

206 foreign brands franchised in Việt Nam

Vietnam likely to raise $26.3b from IPOs, SOEs divestment in next two years: SSI

Vietnam’s realty portal Homedy raises funding from Genesia Ventures, others


21 July 2018

Local ride-hailing apps struggle to compete with Grab

Thai Beverage vows to overhaul Sabeco following $5-billion takeover

Mumuso faces fine of VND100 million from MoIT

Societe Generale eyes Nhon Trach 3&4 thermal power plants


20 July 2018

Jardine Cycle & Carriage registers to acquire additional shares of Vinamilk

Vietnamese prestigious exporters honoured

Impacts of US-China trade war on Vietnam’s garment, footwear industries

Central bank cuts 257 business conditions

Transfer pricing remains an issue

MoH looks at PPP model for healthcare investors


19 July 2018


Finance Ministry sets inflation target of below 3.9 percent in H2

VN central bank triples net injection to $1.96 billion

Central bank agrees to suspend import of cryptocurrency mining machines

Banks required to control lending

Jardine Cycle & Carriage registers to acquire additional shares of Vinamilk

Initial margin ratio raised to reduce derivatives risks


18 July 2018

Not disclosing foreign origins comes with huge risks

Thai billionaire sets ambitions on Vietnam's real estate sector

Foreign confidence in real estate abounds

Hand-shakes between local and foreign players in pharmaceutical market

Tiki launch cross-border channel backed by

Vietnam makes effort to reduce logistics costs

US-based Vemanti Group takes 20% stake in Vietnamese fintech firm eLoan

Go-Jek tests Go-Bike, Go-Send in Vietnam’s HCM City ahead of official launch


17 July 2018

Banking stocks push shares up on July 16.

Is Vietnam falling into a bearish market?

Firms advised to improve themselves to overcome trade barriers


16 July 2018

HCMC lacks enough hotels to accommodate tourism boom

VN central bank made $9 billion net injection in H1

Proprietary trading benefits securities companies

VN is Southeast Asia’s new industrial powerhouse

Vietnam Digest: AsiaCollect buys NPL portfolio; Nishi Nippon invests in Waterpoint

Vietnam – Southeast Asia’s New Industrial Powerhouse


13 July 2018

For Vietnamese, zero tariff fails to translate into cheaper cars

Vietnam to buy electricity from Laos

VN’s auto industry at crossroads: report


12 July 2018

Vietnam's 'Coffee Queen' to launch 1,000 King Coffee cafés

Lower power prices for hospitality industry need to be offset: EVN

SE Asia Stocks-Singapore snaps 2 days of gains, Vietnam slumps


11 July 2018

Banks rush to complete more M&A deals

In shipping market, technology determines success

Banks to hike service fees this month


10 July 2018

Condo prices remain stable in first half of 2018

Vietnam among top five global textile exporters

Investments in industrial, economic zones declines slightly in six months


09 July 2018

Vietnam firms should prepare themselves amidst trade war

F&N submits bid for Vinamilk: 16th time the charm

Real estate firms see great opportunities in FDI wave


06 July 2018

Investors should remain calm, says market regulator

VN's export highlights in first half of 2018

Vinfast acquires GM Vietnam, gears up to ‘made-in-Vietnam’ dream

Honorary Consulate of Romania opens in Ho Chi Minh City


05 July 2018

VN industrial production up over 10% in six months

VN's export of aquatic products grows strongly

Lotte Duty Free opens second outlet in Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City Property Market Overview 2Q18


04 July 2018

Mid-term Vietnam Business Forum opens in Hanoi

VN banks report rosy first-half profit picture

Preferential tax rate cannot control car prices


03 July 2018

Vietnam is world’s fourth most optimistic country in Q1

Local firms invest $263m abroad in H1

Finance ministry wants tighter control on second-hand imports

Gamuda Land honoured eight categories at the PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards 2018


02 July 2018

HCMC property association suggests measures to boost market

Japanese investors pour $4.2 billion into Dong Nai province

Stocks seen staying negative on investor fears