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Ha Giang welcomes Japanese businesses

Ha Giang welcomes Japanese businesses

The northern mountainous province of Ha Giang rolls out the red carpet for foreign investors, including those from Japan, to seek investment opportunities, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Van Son has said.

Housing law ambiguities rankle foreign investors

Housing law ambiguities rankle foreign investors

Experts claim that despite the 2014 policy permitting non-Vietnamese citizens to purchase houses in Vietnam, variations in the interpretations of the policy leave investors sceptical and unsure about how to calculate risk.

Petrolimex shares attractive to foreign investors

Petrolimex shares attractive to foreign investors

The Vietnam National Petrolimex Group (Petrolimex) has sold 14.4 million shares at VND750 billion (US$32.9 million) to foreign investors since the group listed its shares coded PLX on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) on April 21.

Infrastructure attracts investment to north Vietnam

Infrastructure attracts investment to north Vietnam

The newly established five modal (rail/road/air/river/sea) infrastructure network has brought a great deal of investment to the Red River Delta, especially Haiphong, delegates told a recent seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City.

Foreigners pour US$11 bln in local projects, firms in 4 months

Foreigners pour US$11 bln in local projects, firms in 4 months

Foreign investors have poured US$10.95 billion into new and operational FDI projects and to buy stakes in local companies in the first four months of 2017, up 40.5 % from the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).

Vietnamese stock market attracts foreign investors

Vietnamese stock market attracts foreign investors

The Vietnamese stock market has reached nine year peak with the strong purchase from foreign sector, who has posted the net purchase of VND3,478 billion (US$153 million) on two bourses in the first quarter.

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.

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.

Government SOE initiative international ovation

Government SOE initiative international ovation

The government’s latest order to further control the business and production performance of state-owned groups and corporations has received the international thumbs-up.