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Vietnam emerges as a magnet for foreign direct investment

As usual, foreign investors want to cash in on Vietnam’s low-cost manufacturing.

Five things to know about the Bayer-Monsanto deal

It was a $66 billion deal between German chemicals firm Bayer and U.S. seeds and pesticides giant Monsanto.

Disney resumes acquisition talks with Fox: WSJ

Talks between the two began several weeks ago but fizzled due to disagreements over price.
December 03, 2017 | 08:55 am GMT+7

Southeast Asia's Grab in talks to buy into Uber's regional business: source

The deal may be sealed as soon as this week or next.
March 09, 2018 | 09:21 am GMT+7

Vietnam's telecom giant under scrutiny for acquisition in pay TV market

Mystery surrounds a government investigation into Mobifone that was launched last year.
March 09, 2018 | 11:59 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s state-run MobiFone backtracks from private pay TV investment deal

Alleged violations in the acquisition of AVG have forced both firms to cut their losses as an investigation looms.
March 13, 2018 | 11:40 am GMT+7

Multiple ministries responsible for 'illegal' state telco acquisition of pay TV firm: watchdog

The state lost over $310 million after MobiFone valued eight times over the odds for a 95 percent stake in AVG.
March 16, 2018 | 09:47 am GMT+7

Uber sells Southeast Asia business to Grab after costly battle

Uber will take a 27.5 percent stake in Singapore-based Grab and Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi will join Grab’s board.
March 26, 2018 | 04:11 pm GMT+7

Grab’s deal to buy Uber sparks fear of price hike in Vietnam

With the competition gone, the road is clear for Grab to start manipulating prices.
March 29, 2018 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

Grab unlikely to attain monopoly in Vietnam after buying out Uber: official

The government has sworn to protect the rights of all parties involved, especially the Vietnamese people, the official said.
March 30, 2018 | 04:44 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese telco giant retrieves money from failed pay TV investment deal

MobiFone's acquisition of AVG has been canceled after being deemed 'illegal' by government inspectors.
April 03, 2018 | 10:39 am GMT+7

Grab Vietnam misses deadline to submit documents on Uber merger deal

The company has asked Vietnam's Competition Authority to push the deadline back by three days.
April 04, 2018 | 11:33 am GMT+7

Grab says it will not pay any back taxes owed by Uber in Vietnam

Despite departing Vietnam this Sunday, Uber allegedly still owes over $2.3 million in back taxes.
April 06, 2018 | 10:23 am GMT+7

Vietnam opens investigation into Grab’s acquisition of Uber

Grab is suspected of breaching Vietnam's antitrust laws.
April 14, 2018 | 10:53 am GMT+7

Grab refuses to release details of Uber buy-out to Vietnam's tax man

The deal has left tax payments unresolved and questions remaining about a potential market monopoly.
April 19, 2018 | 03:33 pm GMT+7
 
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