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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.

Hanoi French Hospital: of success and hardship

Hanoi French Hospital: of success and hardship

The Vietnamese hospital sector has become more appealing to foreign investors, as more players are about to enter the high-end healthcare segment. Lucien Blanchard, general manager of Hanoi French Hospital, discussed large investment plans to strengthen its sition in the market.

Foreign investors keen on retail sector

Foreign investors keen on retail sector

A large number of foreign investors are expressing their keen interest in Vietnam’s retail market, according to a report of The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) issued on February 27.

Thailand ranks tenth among foreign investors in Vietnam

Thailand ranks tenth among foreign investors in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Thai businesses have invested in 440 projects in Vietnam with a total registered capital of US$7.7 billion, ranking tenth among 112 foreign investors in the country, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).

Vietnam in “golden period” for M&A

Vietnam in "golden period" for M&A

2017 seems to be an unpredictable year for the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, when both the world economy and politics fluctuate.

PM pledges favourable environment for foreign investors

PM pledges favourable environment for foreign investors

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception for Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, a UK-Dutch multinational consumer goods company, on Feb. 17 during which he pledged that Vietnam is making effort to improve its business environment to support the long-term operation of foreign investors.