The Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) recently held a press conference in Hanoi to introduce Japan as an attractive investment destination to Vietnamese businesses.
Vietnam has surpassed Malaysia to become a bigger source of earnings for Japanese firms, according to the Bank of Japan (BoJ).
Vietnam produced US$34.3 billion worth of cellphones and components for export in 2016, 99.8% of which, or US$34.2 billion, made by FDI enterprises.
More and more Japanese firms want to expand investment in Vietnam, Chairman of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) Hiroyuki Ishige has said.
Singapore and Japan signed three agreements on trade, infrastructure and technology on September 28 on the sidelines of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s visit to Japan to mark 50 years of bilateral ties.
Thirty Japanese firms involved in seafood and food industries will gather at two business matching conferences, in the capital on August 30 and in HCM City on September 1.
Deputy Managing Director of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) Office in Ho Chi Minh City Fukagawa Atsuko held a working session with authorities of the southern province of Tay Ninh on July 18 to explore local investment environment and opportunities.
The Ho Chi Minh City exhibition centre on support industry began operation in the southern economic hub on May 6.
Vietnam is keen to learn from Japan’s experience in information technology (IT) as the country boasts strength in this field, said President of the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association Truong Gia Binh.
Representatives of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) Japanese businesses worked with leaders of northern mountainous Ha Giang province on July 31 in an effort to help the locality lure more Japanese investors.
A seminar will be held on March 23-24 in Lam Dong Province to strengthen investment cooperation in the agricultural sector between Japanese and local businesses.
More than 60% of Japanese businesses plan to expand their future operations in Vietnam , according to a survey conducted by the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO).