Vietnam Investment Review - VIR

Corporate

MEF II achieves 21.8x return on partial exit of MobileWorld shares
16:30 | 24/04/2014 MEF II achieves 21.8x return on partial exit of MobileWorld shares

Today Mekong Enterprise Fund II announced the completion of the sale of 5,646,937 shares of MobileWorld Investment Corporation, equivalent to 9 per cent of the company’s issued shares, in a pre-listing share placement.

Investing

Phenikaa builds  $87 million compound quarzt slab factory in Hoa Lac
14:07 | 24/04/2014 Phenikaa builds $87 million compound quarzt slab factory in Hoa Lac

Vietnam's A & A Green Phenix Company (PHENIKAA) will build an $87 million plant for manufacturing quartz slabz made by bonding together quartz grits and powder with unsaturated polyester resin, using vacuum-vibro press technology that is exclusive technology transferred from Italy’s Breton.

Tech

Apple splitting stock as iPhone sales soar
16:10 | 24/04/2014 Apple splitting stock as iPhone sales soar

Apple on Wednesday courted investors with stock split plans as hot iPhone sales pushed up profits while underscoring pressure for the company to unveil "the next big thing."

Property

Nha Trang Bay luxury resort project still faces delay
09:47 | 24/04/2014 Nha Trang Bay luxury resort project still faces delay

Nearly a year after getting its new investment certificate, the multi-million dollar Nha Trang Bay luxury resort project has yet to restart construction, though the new developer committed to starting operations within two years.

Money

MEF II achieves 21.8x return on partial exit of MobileWorld shares
16:30 | 24/04/2014 MEF II achieves 21.8x return on partial exit of MobileWorld shares

Today Mekong Enterprise Fund II announced the completion of the sale of 5,646,937 shares of MobileWorld Investment Corporation, equivalent to 9 per cent of the company’s issued shares, in a pre-listing share placement.

Province

Thai Nguyen sees strong foreign investment growth
10:20 | 18/04/2014 Thai Nguyen sees strong foreign investment growth

The foreign-invested sector has highlighted the northern Thai Nguyen province's upbeat economic picture in the first quarter of 2014, according to the municipal Department of Planning and Investment.

Travel

Quang Binh launches helicopter tours
16:38 | 24/04/2014 Quang Binh launches helicopter tours

The central province of Quang Binh in coordination with Vietnam Helicopter Corporation on April 24 launched helicopter tours of heritage sites and other tourist destinations in the locality.

Leisure

Concert celebrates famous victory
16:12 | 24/04/2014 Concert celebrates famous victory

A musical work celebrating victory in Dien Bien Phu battle by composer Nguyen Thien Dao will premier in a concert at Ha Noi Opera House on May 7 and 8.

Society

Death penalty for Vietnamese American who hid drugs in underwear
16:47 | 24/04/2014 Death penalty for Vietnamese American who hid drugs in underwear

A Ho Chi Minh City court handed down a death sentence on Tuesday to a Vietnamese-American man who was caught hiding heroin in his underwear at the city’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport last year.

Sports

OCA accepts Vietnam’s ASIAD 18 withdrawal
10:49 | 24/04/2014 OCA accepts Vietnam’s ASIAD 18 withdrawal

The Olympic Council of Asia has acquiesced to Vietnam’s bid to withdraw from staging the 18th Asian Games (ASIAD 18) in 2019.

World News

S Korea ferry engineer says no technical problems
16:08 | 24/04/2014 S Korea ferry engineer says no technical problems

The senior engineer on the South Korean ferry that sank last week said Thursday he was unaware of any problems with the ship's engine or ballast when it ran into trouble.

Your Consultant

Four habits of remarkably likeable bosses
09:38 | 23/04/2014 Four habits of remarkably likeable bosses

If they like you, really like you, you will actually be a better boss. Here’s how to make that happen.

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