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Vietnam to lift restrictions on foreign investment in privatization push: Prime Minister
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Vietnam to lift restrictions on foreign investment in privatization push: Prime Minister

En nexpress - PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the country will relax regulations as it looks to make $7 billion from share sales.

Around 700 state firms left as Vietnam nears final stage of privatization
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Around 700 state firms left as Vietnam nears final stage of privatization

Officials say the privatization target has generally been achieved, promising to keep pushing for reforms.

Vietnam to divest from dairy giant Vinamilk in privatization push
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Vietnam to divest from dairy giant Vinamilk in privatization push

The government also confirms plans to sell shares in nine other leading enterprises.

Vietnam's fresh privatization push puts local firms on edge
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Vietnam's fresh privatization push puts local firms on edge

Will foreign investors start renaming Vietnamese brands now the ownership cap has been lifted?

PM calls for faster privatization of state-owned firms
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PM calls for faster privatization of state-owned firms


Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade is considering proposals to sell state ownership in two leading state-owned beverage firms.

Privatization helps Vietnamese contractors compete with foreign players
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Privatization helps Vietnamese contractors compete with foreign players


Vietnamese companies in the infrastructure sector have more chance to win projects funded by official development assistance loans after they have been either partly or wholly privatized.

Privatization quickens as investors lay eyes on
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Privatization quickens as investors lay eyes on "golden land"


Vietnam has managed to privatize, both partially and wholly, 34 state-owned enterprises (SOEs) during the first four months of this year, according to a report by the Steering Committee of