PV Gas among Forbes Vietnam’s list of top 50 listed firms for 9th year (Photo for illustration)

Forbes Vietnam said despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the companies included in the list have sought business opportunities, achieved good results and contributed to the country’s economic development.

The firms have made the best performances on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HoSE) and the Hanoi Exchange (HNX).

Forbes Vietnam made the assessment based on such indicators as Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR), Return On Equity (ROE), Return On Capital (ROC) and Earning Per Share (EPS) during the 2016-2020 period.

The companies have recorded combined post-tax profits of over 174.48 trillion VND (7.58 billion USD), a year-on-year increase of 26 percent.

Other firms in the oil and gas sector were also named in the list, including PetroVietnam Power Corporation, PetroVietnam Technical Services Corporation, PetroVietnam Drilling and Well Service Corporation, and PetroVietnam Ca Mau Fertiliser JSC.

Source: VNA