purchase worth $882 million by South Korean KEB HANA Bank to own 15 per cent stake of the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) is the biggest M&A transaction in Vietnam banking history.

South Korea becomes emerging M&A investor in Vietnam

South Korea’s STIC Investment Managing Director Daniel Lee yesterday revealed at a press brief of Vietnam M&A forum 2019 that investment in Vietnam and other Asian countries makes up the fund’s 19 percent.

Photo competition on climate change launched in Vietnam

Photo competition on climate change launched in Vietnam

The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, the Agency of France Development and the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam today invited young photographers in the country to submit photographs on the theme “Youth pledge to cope with climate change”
Explosive growth of Airbnb, home-sharing services in Vietnam

Explosive growth of Airbnb, home-sharing services in Vietnam

The Airbnb and home-sharing services have celebrated a new milestone with over 40, 804 active Airbnb listings in the country since the beginning of the year compared to around 1,000 in 2015, according to Homesharing Vietnam - Insights Report released by Outbox Consulting, a tourism development consulting firm at a meeting.