Agribank is one of enterprises which must be equitized by the end of 2020. (Photo: SGGP)

Equitization remains stagnant

According to the Ministry of Finance, by the end of third quarter of this year, there were only nine enterprises having been approved equitization plans with total value of merely VND780 billion although according to the Decision No.26/2019/QD-TTg of the Prime Minister, there will be up to 128 enterprises carrying out equitization by 2020.
EVN successfully sells nearly 87 percent of its stake in EVF

EVN successfully sells nearly 87 percent of its stake in EVF

Recently, the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) has successfully sold 16.25 million shares out of a total of 18.75 million shares of EVN Finance (EVF), or 7.5 percent stake, that it put up for auction to two individual investors.
Goods on display at a Hapro supermarket in Hanoi. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

Deputy PM chairs meeting on SOE restructuring

The Government will reconsider the leadership responsibilities of officials who are yet to fulfill State-owned Enterprises (SOEs) privatisation and divestment, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue, Head of the Government Steering Committee on Corporate Renovation and Development.