Vietnam

57 articles in Vietnam

Where is the market in 2019? Vol 19, Issue 7 (July 2018)

This month’s chart comes from our recent global market update for WaterData subscribers. 

Vietnam utility privatisation begins to hit its stride Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

The privatisation of Vietnam’s water sector has accelerated rapidly in the past two years. With local players filling the market, GWI’s Malin Hedlund asks where the foreigners are.

Private advances Vol 19, Issue 5 (May 2018)

  • Oman’s main municipal wastewater services body has said it is looking for an incoming shift towards the use of private finance for new treatment plants to point the way for...
  • Egyptian construction giant Hassan Allam is predicting a revival in the country’s dormant water PPP pipeline, and the company’s new infrastructure investment wing is looking for...
  • Istanbul’s water utility is plotting a radical overhaul of its infrastructure base – and its relationship with the private sector...
  • Vietnam’s water sector sell-off is gaining pace. All its major utilities could have...

A new vantage for Vietnam Vol 18, Issue 11 (November 2017)

What is causing the fervour of excitement around the Vietnamese water market? GWI’s Willy Yeo investigates.

IFC eyes Vietnam water player DNP Vol 18, Issue 10 (October 2017)

Dong Nai Plastic Company, which has built up a portfolio of five water projects and utilities in Vietnam, has piqued the IFC’s interest. An equity injection is on the cards.

InfraCo Asia dives into water sector Vol 18, Issue 10 (October 2017)

A joint venture with Darco will be InfraCo Asia’s first investment in the water and wastewater treatment industry. It will be looking for a quick exit.

Darco-InfraCo team pioneers water concessions in Vietnam Vol 18, Issue 10 (October 2017)

A Singapore government-brokered partnership between Darco Water Technologies and InfraCo Asia is treading virgin ground for foreign companies in Vietnam. Bearing the demand risk is the price to pay for getting back into the asset ownership business.

Desal recovery continues, but risks remain Vol 18, Issue 10 (October 2017)

Appetite for new desalination capacity is growing, but progress is frustratingly slow in some areas. What are the market dynamics?

The biggest international water trade shows Vol 18, Issue 9 (September 2017)

From Stockholm World Water Week to Watec Israel and Korea International Water Week, and on to WEFTEC and the IDA World Congress, you could spend your life at water trade shows. This month’s list looks at how they measure up.

Private equity-backed water companies Vol 18, Issue 8 (August 2017)

There are a mix of infrastructure funds, buy-out funds, and growth investors backing the water sector. Who are the main players?