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Real estate needs more foreign investment: experts

Real estate needs more foreign investment: experts

The number of foreigners buying real estate products in Vietnam has increased, but the domestic property market needs policies to attract more foreign investment, according to experts.

High-tech tax cut might follow last year’s IT slash

High-tech tax cut might follow last year’s IT slash

Amid growing interest from foreign investors, Vietnam will soon consider cutting 50 per cent of personal income tax for employees in high-tech industries, paving the way to attracting more foreign investment in the sector.

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.

Da Nang foreign investment surges

Da Nang foreign investment surges

The central city has attracted 43 new foreign direct investment (FDI) projects worth US$60 million in the first eight months this year, 4.6 times the amount in the same period last year, vice director of the the municipal Investment Promotion and Support Agency, Nguyen Ky Anh said.

Draft law to globalise logistics areas

Draft law to globalise logistics areas

Vietnam might, for the first time, allow 100 per cent foreign-invested firms in three logistics service areas, paving the way for an influx of foreign investment capital in the sector.

Foreign investment on rise in Vietnam

Foreign investment on rise in Vietnam

The foreign investment is looking up, as the total capital pledged for investment in the country until August 20 was nearly equal to that for the entire 2016.

Trade deficit with Thailand does not harm the economy

Trade deficit with Thailand does not harm the economy

VOV.VN - At a recent forum in Hanoi, the country’s top economic experts gathered to exchange views on the goal of trade policy to reduce or eliminate the trade deficit with Thailand, reported the Vietnam Investment Review.

FDI inflow surges in year’s first half

FDI inflow surges in year’s first half

Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow saw a significant 54.8% surge in the first half of this year against the same period last year, reaching US$19.22 billion, statistics from the Foreign Investment Agency revealed.

Kerry wants to help HCM City attract foreign investment

Kerry wants to help HCM City attract foreign investment

Former US Secretary of State John Kerry said he wants to assist Ho Chi Minh City in attracting foreign investment at a meeting with Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan in Hanoi on June 21.

Binh Dinh sees rise in domestic, foreign investment flow

Binh Dinh sees rise in domestic, foreign investment flow

The south central province of Binh Dinh saw a surge in both domestic and foreign investment in the first five months of 2017, said Nguyen Thuc Dinh, Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.

Foreign direct investment picks up nearly 41%

Foreign direct investment picks up nearly 41%

Total foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam reached US$11 billion from the outset of the year, a year-on-year surge of nearly 41 percent, said the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

KOICA helps shape the future

KOICA helps shape the future

Vietnam is the first partner country for the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in Asia. VIR talks with Kim Jinoh, the newly-appointed country director of KOICA, on his mission and the agency’s efforts toward supporting Vietnam’s education, healthcare, and green growth sectors.