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Manufacturing sector accounts for 84.9% of Q1’s FDI

Manufacturing sector accounts for 84.9% of Q1’s FDI

Vietnam’s manufacturing sector has proven a magnet for foreign direct investment in the first quarter, absorbing US$6.54 billion, which accounted for 84.9% of total registered capital in the period.

Agri-tech’s fields grow FDI interest

Agri-tech’s fields grow FDI interest

Due to what many perceive as an opening for high-tech applications, Vietnam’s agricultural sector has been becoming increasingly attractive to foreign investors.

Vinh Phuc factories thirsty for female workers

Vinh Phuc factories thirsty for female workers

The thirst for female workers is real at industrial parks in northern Vinh Phuc province where the more foreign direct investment (FDI) projects arrive, the more demand for female workers rises, as they are believed to be more skilled at certain jobs.

Worthy pursuit

Worthy pursuit

To a certain extent the advantages held by Vietnam vary according to sector, but some of the main advantages perceived by foreign investors include the fact that the country is considered to have a stable political system while there are uncertainties in neighbors such as Thailand and Malaysia.

FDI firms praise Vietnam’s reform efforts

FDI firms praise Vietnam’s reform efforts

Foreign direct investment (FDI) firms operating in Vietnam highly evaluated the reform efforts the government, ministries, sectors and localities have made to create a more favourable and healthier business climate, experts have said.

Over US$345 million in FDI poured into property sector

Over US$345 million in FDI poured into property sector

Foreign direct investment flows into Vietnam’s real estate sector hit US$345.5 million in February, accounting for 10.1 percent in total FDI poured into the country, increasing by 12 times year-on-year.

Vinh Phuc lures US$46.6 million of FDI in two months

Vinh Phuc lures US$46.6 million of FDI in two months

The northern province of Vinh Phuc has seen positive results in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in the first two months of this year as it lured US$46.6 million to eight new projects and four existing ones.

RoK’s US$100-million project launched in Bac Ninh

RoK’s US$100-million project launched in Bac Ninh

The People’s Committee of northern Bac Ninh province on March 2 granted an investment licence to a project worth US$100 million of the Hanwha Techwin Security Company from the Republic of Korea.

Over US$345 million in FDI poured into property sector

Over US$345 million in FDI poured into property sector

Foreign direct investment (FDI) flows into Vietnam’s real estate sector hit US$345.5 million in February, accounting for 10.1% in total FDI poured into the country, increasing by 12 times year-on-year.

Long An moves to lure FDI

Long An moves to lure FDI

The Mekong Delta province of Long An has offered incentives to lure foreign direct investment (FDI), particularly in hi-tech agricultural projects and green industry.