Speakers shared their thoughts on how two firms can co-exist and achieve success together after an M&A deal During the last panel discussion at Vietnam M&A Forum 2018, experts and corporate executives shared insights on the post-M&A integration process. According to the panellists, the tricky part is to seek mutual understanding, which includes the ability to compromise and work together for the long-term. Nguyen Thi Tra My, deputy chairwoman and CEO of PAN Group, emphasised that before signing an M&A deal, the company will set out very clear goals and focus on corporate governance at the other firm. As PAN Group believes human resources can make or break a company, it always takes a good look at who runs the target firm. “We are always careful about the human factor. After an M&A transaction, we want to make sure that employees at both firms feel valued and at ease with the new combined company,” said My. She gave an example of the merger between PAN … [Read more...] about Mutual goals vital for post M&A success
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VietNamNet Bridge - Shopee, theleading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, has become the mostpopular shopping application in Vietnam after one year of launching. Mr. PineKyaw, Managing Director of Shopee Vietnam, talked with VietNamNet about the successstory of Shopee Vietnam. Mr. PineKyaw, Managing Director of Shopee Vietnam VietNamNet: Could you share withus some initial successes of Shopee in Vietnam after one year of operation? Mr. Pine Kyaw: I think overthe past year our success is just getting people in Vietnam to know aboutShopee. Since the official launch, we have had five million downloads and a 133percent increase in listings, culminating in a total of four million listingsto date. Regionally, the company has achieved an annualized gross merchandisevolume of over US$3 billion, with more than 40 million downloads. So I think for us, our … [Read more...] about A year of huge success for Shopee Vietnam
Viet Nam News By Bảo Hoa A new drama-comedy film has been taking young Vietnamese audiences by storm, achieving dramatic commercial success since its premiere on April 28. Grossing VNĐ150 billion (US$6.6 million) up to last Tuesday with two million tickets sold, Em Chưa 18 (Jailbait) broke the country's box office sales records in less than a month and became the highest-grossing Vietnamese film at the Vietnamese box office. It has also made its way to the top 3 highest-grossing films in Việt Nam of all time, just behind Kong: Skull Island and Fast and Furious 8. Centered on the young, rich and open-minded demographic in the country's largest city Ho Chi Minh, Jailbait tells the tale of a bait-and-switch romance between Linh Đan (played by Kaity Nguyễn) - a 17-year-old student from a bilingual school, and Hoàng (Kiều Minh Tuấn) - a handsome yoga instructor who is almost twice her age. In an attempt to get back at Tony (Will) - her cheating boyfriend, Linh Đan tricks Hoàng into … [Read more...] about What’s more to good films than commercial success?
After a brief holiday here in Vietnam, Le Cong Vinh will have a training session with T&T club in Hanoi for the V-League 2010 season. DTiNews had a talk with the striker about his time playing for Portuguese club Leixoes recently. Your time at Leixoes club is over now, what do you think about the time you spent playing for this club in Portugal? It wasn't quite what I expected, however, I feel satisfied with my efforts and what I have accomplished during the past 4 months there. The Portuguese matches are highly competive. When I moved to Portugal, I felt a lot of pressure but I was able to overcome those obstacles and now that I've returned to Vietnam, I feel very comfortable. At times, I was faced with a lot of difficulties in Portugal, I just tried my best to assert myself at Leixoes club in some football matches. What did you gain and/or lose from this experience? It’s too difficult to specify exactly what I achieved and lost when moving to Portugal, however, one thing … [Read more...] about Le Cong Vinh: A fine line between success and failure DTiNews
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has shared Vietnam’s experience in implementing the millennium development goals (MDGs) that the country has achieved most ahead of schedule at a high-level event held at the UN headquarters in New York on September 25. Following is the full text of his remarks at the event “From Global Conversation to Global Action-Making the Sustainable Development Goals work”. “Excellencies, “1. I am honoured to join this distinguished panel of world leaders to look back at our MDG implementation which I believe can give us some guidance on the way forward with the SDGs. “2. We are entering a new era – the era of SDGs. We have a good foundation, laid by our efforts to implement the MDGs. But we are today faced with complex challenges, unprecedented in scale and scope. The Global Dialogue initiated and conducted by the UNDG in over 80 countries, including Viet Nam, enabled us to build an agenda that … [Read more...] about Bản in : Deputy PM shares Vietnam’s MDG achievements at UN event