Japanese optimism in renewed vitality

Japanese optimism in renewed vitality

Japanese investors in Vietnam are recovering and expecting operating profits to improve towards 2022. Takeo Nakajima, chief representative of the Hanoi Office of the Japan External Trade Organization, discussed with VIR’s Bich Thuy the recovery path of businesses and investment trends in 2022.
Japanese fuelling new dealmaking trends in Vietnam

Japanese fuelling new dealmaking trends in Vietnam

Japanese investors continue to make waves in Vietnam’s merger and acquisition landscape. Masataka “Sam” Yoshida, head of the Cross-border Division of RECOF Corporation and CEO of RECOF Vietnam Co., Ltd., told VIR’s Thanh Van more about the ongoing momentum of Japanese dealmaking in Vietnam.
Japanese investors making intentions known in Vietnam

Japanese investors making intentions known in Vietnam

With Vietnam strongly accelerating infrastructure works and improving human resources quality, Japan is expected to continue assisting its strategic partner in these areas.
Long-term impetus sought for Japanese ambitions in mergers and acquisitions

Long-term impetus sought for Japanese ambitions in mergers and acquisitions

Japanese investors continue to move forward and clinch deals with Vietnamese partners, bucking the trend of hamstrung transactions elsewhere in recent times.
Predictability the top goal for Japanese groups in Vietnam

Predictability the top goal for Japanese groups in Vietnam

Vietnam has been among the top investment destinations for Japanese groups aiming to diversify their supply chains. Hirai Shinji, chief representative of the Japan Trade Promotion Organization in Ho Chi Minh City, spoke with VIR’s Thanh Van about the investment activities of Japanese investors during these challenging times.
Jackpot within reach for keen Japanese investors

Jackpot within reach for keen Japanese investors

Vietnam is expected to welcome a growing wave of dealmaking involving Japanese companies and investors as the pandemic subsides.
Vinh Phuc – a magnet for Japanese investors

Vinh Phuc – a magnet for Japanese investors

With significant investment in building transport and industrial infrastructure as well as favourable mechanisms and policies in support of investors, Vinh Phuc is emerging as an attractive destination for Japanese businessmen.
Tug of war in Japan’s diversification goals

Tug of war in Japan’s diversification goals

Despite the ongoing trade tensions between major economies, and the pandemic, supply chain shifts of Japanese investors are still taking place, mostly in the form of specifically targeted production expansions, with Vietnam being one of the prioritised destinations.
Japanese press on with expansions

Japanese press on with expansions

The efforts of Japanese investors to expand overseas business and diversify supply chains in the era of COVID-19 will be a boon to Vietnam.
Vietnam welcomes expansion of Japanese business activity

Vietnam welcomes expansion of Japanese business activity

Given Vietnam’s improved investment climate, Japanese investors are making efforts to bolster their presence in the country through both direct investment and mergers and acquisitions.
Japanese companies enticed by local investment climate

Japanese companies enticed by local investment climate

Driven by new encouraging policies and motivations, more fresh opportunities will be coming for Japanese investors in Vietnam, expecting a new investment wave ahead.
Japanese investors lead M&A in real estate market

Japanese investors lead M&A in real estate market 1

Despite significant deals from Japanese investors during the first five months of the year, the development of mergers and acquisitions in real estate remains uncertain in the second half of the year due to the long-term impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Panasonic heads up Japanese production movements

Panasonic heads up Japanese production movements

Panasonic is among the first Japanese investors to relocate their activities to Vietnam in the context that the Japanese government is encouraging enterprises to diversify across Asia. Attracting these relocated projects will be factors that reaffirm Viet
Japanese investors jostling continental counterparts

Japanese investors jostling continental counterparts

Despite the current global woes, investors around Asia are ramping up their merger and acquisition (M&A) activities in Vietnam.
Hanoi, JICA work to accelerate ODA projects

Hanoi, JICA work to accelerate ODA projects

Projects invested by Japanese investors or funded by Japanese official development assistance (ODA) capital have played a crucial role in economic development of Vietnam and Hanoi in particular, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung.
1 2 3