Vietnam powers up through FDI and IPOs

Foreign investment pours into the power sector as the country seeks to resolve electricity shortages.

Vietnam powers up through FDI and IPOs

The power sector will become an increasing investor focus over the coming decade as the Vietnamese government seeks to bridge power shortages through foreign direct investment FDI and the public equity markets, analysts and investment bankers say.

The government is having to play catch up because installed capacity growth has been running far short of demand, which has surged to low double digit levels thanks to the country’s booming manufacturing sector.


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