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CPV chief urges HCM City to achieve stronger growth

CPV chief urges HCM City to achieve stronger growth

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong has urged Ho Chi Minh City to be proactive in gaining support and assistance from other sectors for its stronger growth.

Seminar looks to lure more foreign investment

Seminar looks to lure more foreign investment

Adjusting preferential policies for investment projects according to development plans in different areas is essential to attract more foreign direct investment (FDI), Chairman of the Vietnam Association of Foreign Invested Enterprises Nguyen Mai said at October 17 seminar in Hanoi.

PM: Da Nang should step up APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

PM: Da Nang should step up APEC Economic Leaders’ Week

While successfully hosting the upcoming 2017 APEC Economic Leaders’ Week, Da Nang should spare no effort to become the most livable city in the country, a must-visit tourism destination and a major investment attraction, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on October 15.

Capital assignment tax won’t affect FDI and M&A: experts

Capital assignment tax won’t affect FDI and M&A: experts

The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has proposed adjusting the rate of the capital assignment profit tax imposed on foreign enterprises in Vietnam in an effort to simplify the process of collection and treatment of corporate income taxes.

Standard Chartered Bank raises GDP forecast

Standard Chartered Bank raises GDP forecast

Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) on October 6 increased its forecast for Vietnam’s GDP growth rate for the whole year to 6.8 percent, higher than the Government’s set target of 6.7 percent.

Vietnam’s economy accelerates in nine months

Vietnam’s economy accelerates in nine months

Vietnam’s economy witnessed positive changes in the first nine months of 2017 with growth increasing from quarter to quarter, according to Director General of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Bich Lam.

FDI into real estate exceeds US$51 billion

FDI into real estate exceeds US$51 billion

Accumulated foreign direct investment (FDI) in the real estate sector reached US$51.1 billion as of the end of September, accounting for 16.5 percent of the total FDI in Vietnam, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Belgian brewer destined to scale up production in Vietnam

Belgian brewer destined to scale up production in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev Limited is considering an investment of nearly US$7 million to increase the production scale of two beer plants in Vietnam, according to the company’s Vice President for Asia Pacific South Ken Hitchcock.

Binh Duong vows open, transparent climate for investors

Binh Duong vows open, transparent climate for investors

The southern province of Binh Duong pledges to ensure an open and transparent business environment and provide optimal conditions for investors, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Liem.

Republic of Korea remains Vietnam’s top investor

Republic of Korea remains Vietnam’s top investor

The Republic of Korea (RoK) remained Vietnam’s No.1 investor during the January 1-September 20 period, with total investment of US$6.31 billion, accounting for 24.7% of total foreign direct investment (FDI) Vietnam has attracted in the time.

Dong Nai nearly achieves annual FDI attraction target

Dong Nai nearly achieves annual FDI attraction target

The southern province of Dong Nai attracted 55 new foreign direct investment (FDI) projects and permitted 84 existing projects to add capital in the first nine months of 2017, with a total amount of US$955.5 million, equivalent to 95.5% of the annual target.

Hungarian PM’s visit to elevate bilateral ties

Hungarian PM’s visit to elevate bilateral ties

Hungarian Prime Minister Orbán Viktor’s official visit to Vietnam from September 24-26 offers an opportunity for both sides to discuss measures to boost bilateral cooperation in various fields, as well as regional and international issues of shared concern.

Japanese solenoid factory inaugurated in Ha Nam

Japanese solenoid factory inaugurated in Ha Nam

Vietnam TDS Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of TDS Co. Ltd of Japan, on September 21 inaugurated a solenoid factory in Dong Van 2 Industrial Park in Duy Tien district of northern Ha Nam province.