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Vietnam sees 46.9% FDI surge

Vietnam sees 46.9% FDI surge

Vietnam has attracted US$12.94 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) as of July 20, up 46.9% against the same period last year, according to the General Statistics Office.

Confidence in economy rise

Confidence in economy rise

Vietnam’s economy continued to recuperate in this year’s first half, spurred on by a recovery in production and enterprises’ growing confidence.

Foreign direct investment - an economic highlight in first half of 2016

Foreign direct investment - an economic highlight in first half of 2016

FDI continued to be a highlight for Vietnam’s economy in the first half of the year, with 907 new FDI projects licensed as of late May, totalling nearly US$7.6 billion, up 53.2% in the number of projects, and 155.9% in registered capital compared to the same period of 2015.

Hanoi attracts nearly US$2 billion in FDI

Hanoi attracts nearly US$2 billion in FDI

VOV.VN - Hanoi has been a leading locality in FDI (foreign direct investment) attraction since early this year, according to the municipal Department of Planning and Investment.

Over US$1 billion in FDI poured into Binh Duong

Over US$1 billion in FDI poured into Binh Duong

Southern Binh Duong province attracted US$1.097 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) as of mid-June, equivalent to 78.3% of its yearly plan and up 8.3% against the same period of last year, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

FDI to HCM City decreases by 38%

FDI to HCM City decreases by 38%

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in HCM City, the country's major economic hub, has fallen 38% year-on-year since the beginning of this year, according to the city's Statistics Office.

Foreign investment shoots up 136% in five months

Foreign investment shoots up 136% in five months

Foreign direct investment (FDI) worth nearly US$10.16 billion flowed into Vietnam in the first five months of this year, an increase of 136.4% from the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Japan makes its mark on the future of HCM City

Japan makes its mark on the future of HCM City

VOV.VN -The Investment and Trade Promotion Centre (ITPC) recently entertained dozens of Japanese business leaders at a conference showcasing the booming economy of Ho Chi Minh City and push for new foreign direct investment in city assets.

Nearly 11,000 new firms set up in April

Nearly 11,000 new firms set up in April

As many as 10,954 enterprises were formed in April with total registered capital of VND62.2 trillion (over US$2.7 billion), according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Investment into Ha Nam rises eight-fold

Investment into Ha Nam rises eight-fold

The northern province of Ha Nam lured more than US$1.07 billion in investment since the beginning of 2016, an eight-fold increase from the same period last year.

Delays and confusion beset Quang Ninh businesses

Delays and confusion beset Quang Ninh businesses

VOV.VN - At a Quang Ninh Province People’s Committee meeting on March 22, there was a rising tide of complaints that the foreign direct investment laws are too complicated and constantly changing.