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Dung Quat oil refinery gains $130 million profit in first six months

In the first half of 2018, revenue of Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical (BSR) which operates Vietnam’s first Dung Quat oil refinery is estimated to reach up to $2.4 billion, fulfilling 71 per cent of its full year target.

Sweden-based Comvik exposed interest in becoming MobiFone’s strategic partner

Chairman of Comvik has expressed the interest in becoming the strategic investor of Vietnam Mobile Telecom Services One Member Limited Liability Company in its upcoming equitization.

Experts are optimistic about the prospect of upgrading Vietnam stock market

Vietnam will attract more foreign capital, improve its transparency and the investment environment when its market is upgraded from frontier to emerging.

Vietcombank gains US$14.6 million from sale of 7.6 million shares of Vietnam Airlines

Vietcombank (stock code: VCB), the largest commercial bank in Vietnam by market capitalization, has earned VND334 billion (US$14.6 million) after selling 7.6 million shares in Vietnam Airlines (stock code: HVN).

Vinachem to sell its entire stake in 15 companies

Under the restructuring scheme, the Vietnam National Chemical Group (Vinachem) will hold less than 50 per cent stake in seven companies and sell all of its stake in 15 other companies.

Vinafood 2 sets out its equitization to offer 25 per cent stake for strategic investors

Viet Nam Southern Food Corporation (Vinafood 2) recorded a business loss in the first half of last year and is maintaining a long-term debt of VND3,770 billion (roughly US$166.26 million).

Japanese oil giant reveals reason for purchasing only eight per cent of Petrolimex’s shares

When it comes to mergers and acquisitions (M&A), investors often prefer to take over 50% of the shares to become controlling shareholder; however, the Japanese oil giant JXTG has not intended to acquire majority stake in Petrolimex.

Revenues from equitization and State divestment exceed the plan thanks to Sabeco

In 2017, the target of revenue from equitization and divestment is VND60 trillion (more than US$2.6 billion) but the sale of shares in Sabeco alone has brought in VND110 trillion (US$4.85 billion).

World Bank’s Lead Economist: Vietnam's economy still faces many risks

Looking at Vietnam's macroeconomic indicators over the past seven years, we can see that despite the growth, the national economy still faces many risks related to current account deficits and inflation.

A state-owned conglomerate needs average US$10 million to adopt IFRS

According to World Bank expert, the application of international norms and standards in auditing and accounting will provide a framework to strengthen the domestic financial system, detect hidden weaknesses and increase transparency.

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