FPT profits up in H1 thanks to strong overseas branches
(Aug 01, 2015)
The country's software giant FPT Corporation (FPT)
released the company first-half financial report, citing pre-tax profits
of VND1.35 trillion (US$63.3 million), a 10 per cent increase over last
year's H1 figure.
Vinpearl Nha Trang JSC, a subsidiary of Vingroup, purchased 8.5 million shares, or 34.6 per cent of Nha Trang Port (CNH) on July 24.
Asian shares closed with mixed results on July 31.The Hang Seng Index added 138.3 points to close at 24,636.28 in Hong Kong. In Tokyo, the Nikkei 225 gained 62.41 points to end at 20,585.24.
Shares unexpectedly fell at the end of this morning's session, despite
rising during most of the trading period. Blue chips were the main drag
on the market.
The agriculture and rural development sector would promote restructuring
of State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) and withdrawal of capital from
non-core business in the second half of this year, according to the
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Securities firms have been issuing bonds to increase their capital in an
attempt to prepare for new opportunities in the local stock market,
online newspaper stockbiz.vn reported on Tuesday.
Siam Cement Group of Thailand announced that its subsidiary in Viet Nam,
TC Flexible Packaging Company Limited, has acquired an 80 per cent
stake in Tin Thanh Packing Joint Stock Company.
The Chinese and Singapore markets fell on July 30, but other Asian markets ended higher.
Shares tumbled again this morning despite a positive opening, driven by
sluggish trade and rising caution about the market outlook.
The Chinese market showed gains, while other Asian markets ended on a mixed note on July 29
Digiworld Corp (Digiworld), the IT product distributor, on Tuesday
announced that its initial public offering (IPO) will be held on August 3
at the HCM City Stock Exchange with the code DGW.