First batch of Russian COVID-19 vaccine rolls of Vietnam production line

First batch of Russian COVID-19 vaccine rolls of Vietnam production line

Russia’s sovereign wealth fund Russian Direct Investment Fund and local VABIOTECH produced a test batch of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine in Vietnam.
Fresh business models vital to riding pandemic wave

Fresh business models vital to riding pandemic wave

Vietnamese businesses being are encouraged to adjust their strategy and address the lack of capital as well as difficulties in accessing funds.
Sopa takes high-stakes gamble by reviving Leflair

Sopa takes high-stakes gamble by reviving Leflair

US-based Society Pass (Sopa) has taken a risky move by acquiring Leflair but it is confident it can revive the brand in Vietnam.
International investors scoop up major stakes in drugmakers

International investors scoop up major stakes in drugmakers

Dealmaking and investment in pharmaceutical and healthcare businesses are increasing in scope as investors are vying for the controlling stake of key players.
Global investors still enticed by education

Global investors still enticed by education

Driven by a growing middle class and drastic changes due to social restrictions, the education sector remains a lucrative business for investors with robust mergers and acquisitions and private equity investments underway.
Manufacturers race to protect operations

Manufacturers race to protect operations

With the spread of coronavirus cases in Ho Chi Minh City, local and foreign producers alike are now seeing their manufacturing prospects darken with supply chain issues and sharp cost increases.
Grab expands GrabExpress service to cater to demand

Grab expands GrabExpress service to cater to demand

As online food delivery is booming under the new social distracting restrictions, Grab Vietnam has unveiled a new instant delivery feature to support its merchant partners to meet the surging demand and get through new outbreaks.
Local groups capitalise on M&A opportunities

Local groups capitalise on M&A opportunities

Vietnam has witnessed a surging number of local groups acquiring assets from both domestic and foreign players, with the rise signalling a major change in the mergers and acquisitions game in the country.
Austrian $1.8 billion high-tech deal utilises EVFTA edge

Austrian $1.8 billion high-tech deal utilises EVFTA edge

More Austrian investors are expected to pour billions of US dollars in high-tech projects in Vietnam which they consider a new investment base with numerous opportunities from the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.
Strong home brands pursued post-M&A

Strong home brands pursued post-M&A

As more foreign companies snap up local businesses, brand development post-mergers and acquisitions has become a hot topic, especially in terms of how to retain Vietnamese brands.
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