ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jul 2016

In July 2016, the government of Vietnam announced changed rules for foreign investors.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Vietnam's Vinamilk says scrapping foreign ownership cap
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-vinamilk-ownership-idUSKCN0Y716G

SSC allows 100% foreign ownership in Vinamilk
http://bizhub.vn/markets/17420/ssc-allows-100-foreign-ownership-in-vinamilk.html

Vietnam allows foreigners to own 100% in dairy giant Vinamilk, move set to boost inbound FDI
http://www.dealstreetasia.com/stories/vinamilk-becomes-first-major-state-firm-to-slash-foreign-holding-limit-48032/

Vietnam Churns Investor Interest by Lifting Foreign-Ownership Limit on Vinamilk
http://www.wsj.com/articles/vietnam-churns-investor-interest-by-lifting-foreign-ownership-limit-on-vinamilk-1469017620?mod=e2tw


Inception date: 20 Jul 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

FDI: Entry and ownership rule

 According to news reports on 20 July 2016, the State Securities Commission of Vietnam has lifted the foreign investment limit in Vietnam Dairy Products (Vinamilk) from 49% to 100%. The same sources cite the company to be valued at USD 7-8 billion.

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