Businesses in Vietnam must focus on sustainable practices if they desire long-term growth from regional manufacturing shifts and rising overseas capital inflows.
The global trade war is expected to quicken the production shift to Vietnam as part of its spillover effect on China and the ASEAN, said Maybank Group in today’s conference in Singapore.
The ongoing trade dispute between the United States and China is expected to reshape the highly-open ASEAN region through 2019, while also helping to promote Vietnam as the world’s next manufacturing hub. Dr Chua Hak Bin, senior economist at Maybank Kim Eng in Singapore, discusses the possibilities.
Vietnamese startups in new technology will be a key driver in luring in foreign capital within the next decade, said Maybank Kim Eng Group in today's conference in Singapore.
VinaCapital and Maybank Kim Eng Securities co-organised Vietnam Corporate Day in London on March 7-8, introducing top listed firms in Vietnam to 100 institutional investors around the world.
Maybank Kim Eng, ASEAN’s leading investment bank, said at its Invest ASEAN Singapore conference on March 24 that it believes in the region’s current growth momentum and that opportunities are increasing across industries.
Maybank Kim Eng announced on December 1 that it is collaborating with Daishin Securities, one of South Korea’s top tier brokerage firms, to expand its equities footprint in Asia and to provide its clients with access to the South Korean stock market.
Maybank Kim Eng and State Securities Commission (SSC) has renewed its collaborative cooperation and technical support framework agreement to advance the sustainable growth and long-term development of Vietnam’s capital market.
The Vietnamese startup scene has picked up the pace in recent years, catching the attention of venture capital funds from the US. During the Invest ASEAN conference held in Singapore by Maybank Kim Eng last week, Khailee Ng, Southeast Asia managing partner of 500 Startups, spoke with VIR’s Nam Phuong about this exciting trend.
Maybank Kim Eng Securities and the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) jointly held the Vietnam Investor Relations Forum last week with the participation of renowned speaker Harold Woo, the president of The Investor Relations Professionals Association (Singapore) and senior leaders from listed companies on HOSE.
Maybank Kim Eng- the investment banking arm of Maybank, one of Asia’s leading banking groups and South East Asia’s fourth largest bank by assets- has emerged a big winner at the recent Alpha Southeast Asia’s 9th Annual Best Financial Institution Awards 2015.
Maybank Kim Eng Group and Cathay Securities Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding yesterday to formalise their collaboration in equity brokerage.
Maybank Kim Eng and Maybank have recently won a total of 15 industry awards, further affirming their market leading positions.
Ho Chi Minh City-based Maybank Kim Eng Securities has doubled its charter capital from VND300 billion ($14.28 million) to VND615 billion ($29.28 million), the second time it has done so since starting operations in Vietnam in mid-2008.
More foreign capital will make its way into Vietnam’s stock market this year compared to last year, said Maybank Kim Eng.