Vn-Index predicted to hit 1.500-mark in H2
All factors are pointing to a positive prospect of Vietnam’s stock market by the end of this year.
14:36, 2021/36/13Speedier privatization process of state firms - a key for social advancement
During the 2016-2020 period, only 39 were sold on the Government's list of 128 must-be-privatized SOEs in 2020, meeting just 30% of the target.
14:39, 2020/39/22Finalization of legal framework needed to accelerate SOE privatization: Vietnam DPM
State firms that have completed the privatization process are expected to float shares on local bourses and create space for more foreign investors to invest in the local stock market.
16:22, 2020/22/14Privatization of Vietnam state firms remains slow, meeting 28% of target
Some large SOEs are facing difficulties in valuation, mainly due to complicated financial situations, which causes delays in the privatization process.
15:11, 2020/11/19Vietnam parliament approves special finance-budget mechanism for Hanoi
Under the decision, the Hanoi People’s Council is now authorized to levy new fees and charges in the city, and adjust the existing fees and charges.
11:13, 2020/13/02Hanoi seeks permission to use proceeds from SOE sales for urban railway projects
Hanoi intends to use the proceeds for two urban railway routes costing a combined US$4.6 billion.
13:37, 2020/37/25Vietnam under pressure to speed up SOE privatization in 2020
The task has become even more complicated given negative impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic in the first three months of 2020.
14:44, 2019/44/11Vietnam's SOE privatization meets just 28% of target
In 2019, nine state firms were supposed to proceed with privatization, but only three in the prime minister-approved list for privatization completed the process.