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Da Nang lists 68 PPP projects for investment

Da Nang lists 68 PPP projects for investment

The central city of Da Nang has listed 68 Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects, 22 of them in the hi-tech sector, calling for investment from domestic and foreign businesses in the 2017-20 period.

Dong Nai province prioritises hi-tech FDI projects

Dong Nai province prioritises hi-tech FDI projects

The southern province of Dong Nai has given priority to foreign direct investment (FDI) projects using advanced technologies and fewer workers in recent years, said Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Nguyen Huu Nguyen.

The wary balance of the market-based economy

The wary balance of the market-based economy

Although Vietnam’s business community has been the backbone of the country’s market-based economy over the past decades, it has experienced its share of ups and downs.

FDI reaches nearly US$22 billion

FDI reaches nearly US$22 billion

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s total FDI registered hit nearly US$22 billion during the six months leading up to July, a 52% increase over the same period last year.

Vietnam leatherware makers make a mark

Vietnam leatherware makers make a mark

Many leading fashion houses have switched from Chinese to Vietnamese makers of leatherware, acknowledging the improved quality of leather craftsmanship in Vietnam, industry insiders say.

ASEAN creates a base in Vietnam

ASEAN creates a base in Vietnam

Regional trade pacts and business climate improvements have made Vietnam become a manufacturing hub for ASEAN investors and firms.

ROK banks to expand in Vietnam

ROK banks to expand in Vietnam

In addition to the wave of investments in the banking and finance sector from financial institutions in Japan, UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and the US, there will be a marked presence of South Korean banks in the Vietnamese market in the near future, observers forecast.

Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Vietnam’s manufacturing and processing industry attracted 12,075 foreign-invested projects with a total registered capital of US$180.68 billion as of late June, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)’s Overseas Investment Agency.

FDI attraction in first half records new peak

FDI attraction in first half records new peak

This business is one of more than 1,000 foreign enterprises granted investment licences in Vietnam in the first six months of 2017. Notably, this is a research and deployment project, expecting to bring high added value to the country’s economy.

Dong Nai disburses US$428 million in FDI

Dong Nai disburses US$428 million in FDI

Nearly US$428 million in foreign direct investment (FDI) was disbursed in the southern province of Dong Nai since the beginning of this year, equivalent to 54% of its annual plan.

Ha Nam attracts US$194 million of investment

Ha Nam attracts US$194 million of investment

VOV.VN - The Red River Delta province of Ha Nam has so far this year attracted 46 projects, including 10 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects, with total registered capital of nearly US$194 million.

Vietnam warned of increasing dependence on foreign capital

Vietnam warned of increasing dependence on foreign capital

Indexes for 2017 second quarter reflected Vietnam’s increasing dependence on foreign direct investment (FDI), said the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) in its recent report on the performance of the economy in the quarter.

Dak Lak becomes more attractive to investors

Dak Lak becomes more attractive to investors

More and more domestic and foreign investors have poured cash into the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak in recent years, contributing to the local socio-economic development, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

Kien Giang lures US$1.77 billion investment in six months

Kien Giang lures US$1.77 billion investment in six months

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang licensed 24 projects, including three foreign direct investment (FDI) projects, with a combined registered capital of US$1.77 billion, 3.6 times higher than the number of 2016.