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Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July

Foreign direct investment into Vietnam surges in July

Vietnam attracted US$3.15 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) and capital for share purchases in July, representing a rise of 79.8% against the same period last year and 76.2% against June, reported the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

New FDI wave set to bring both challenges and opportunities

New FDI wave set to bring both challenges and opportunities

VOV.VN - Along with political determination, there is plenty of work still left to be done to make Vietnam a truly reliable destination for foreign investors, with an array of opportunities ready to welcome a new wave of foreign direct investment.

Vietnam attracts US$12.33 billion in FDI in four months

Vietnam attracts US$12.33 billion in FDI in four months

Vietnam attracted US$12.33 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first four months of 2020, a year-on-year decrease of 15.5% due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).

January FDI surges 179 percent

January FDI surges 179 percent

Vietnam raked in 5.3 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first 20 days of 2020, a year-on-year surge of 179.5 percent, according to the Ministry of Investment and Planning.

HCM City attracts estimated 8 billion USD of FDI in 2019

HCM City attracts estimated 8 billion USD of FDI in 2019

Total foreign direct investment (FDI) in Ho Chi Minh City in 2019 is estimated to reach 8 billion USD, equivalent to 101 percent of the figure recorded last year, reported the municipal People’s Committee.

Hanoi remains top FDI destination in 10 months

Hanoi remains top FDI destination in 10 months

Hanoi continued to top the list of foreign direct investment destinations in Vietnam in the first 10 months of this year, raking in about 6.85 billion USD, most of which came in form of capital contributions and share purchase.

FDI reaches 26.16 billion USD

FDI reaches 26.16 billion USD

Vietnam attracted 26.16 billion USD in foreign direct investment in the first nine months of this year, up 3.1% compared to the same period last year.

Vinh Phuc succeeds in attracting FDI

Vinh Phuc succeeds in attracting FDI

The northern province of Vinh Phuc has reaped impressive achievements in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) over the past three decades, thanks to favourable geographical location and determination to improve business environment.

Only 5% of Vietnam’s wood exports designed locally

Only 5% of Vietnam’s wood exports designed locally

Although Vietnam has reported high growth in wood and wooden product exports in recent years, only 5% of the exported products were designed locally, stated Nguyen Quoc Khanh, chairman of HCMC Handicraft and Wood Industry Association.

Canadian firms eye high-tech agro investment in Danang

Canadian firms eye high-tech agro investment in Danang

VOV.VN - Many Canadian firms have praised the central city of Danang for its improved competitive edges and incentives that it offers to investors, while expressing their interest in making investment in across many fields, including construction, hi-tech agriculture, and education.

Hanoi redoubles efforts to rank among top 10 in PCI

Hanoi redoubles efforts to rank among top 10 in PCI

VOV.VN - 2019 is set to see Hanoi achieve a number of major goals of improving the business environment, encouraging renovations and start-ups, and developing businesses in terms of quantity and quality towards being the top 10 in the provincial competitiveness index (PCI).

VND3-trillion steel wire factory approved in Quang Ngai

VND3-trillion steel wire factory approved in Quang Ngai

Investment on the Bekaert Vietnam-Dung Quat steel wire and wire rope factory in the central province of Quang Ngai has recently been approved, according to the Dung Quat Economic Zone and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks Authority.

Dong Nai secures US$1.76 billion in FDI

Dong Nai secures US$1.76 billion in FDI

More than US$1.76 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) landed in the southern province of Dong Nai during January-November, surpassing the yearly target of 76%.

Hanoi surpasses 2018 socio-economic targets

Hanoi surpasses 2018 socio-economic targets

The capital city of Hanoi has met and surpassed all 20 socio-economic development targets, said Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai during a local meeting on November 28.

Big FDI projects to set up camp in southern economic hubs

Big FDI projects to set up camp in southern economic hubs

Vietnam has seen positive signs in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the remaining months of 2018 as a number of international investors are seeking to expand their businesses in the southern key economic zone.

WEF ASEAN 2018: Ways to get ASEAN over time of passive growth

WEF ASEAN 2018: Ways to get ASEAN over time of passive growth

Experts from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) have suggested ways for ASEAN to get over the era of passive growth, lure more foreign direct investment, and develop human resources on the sidelines of the ongoing World Economic Forum on ASEAN (WEF ASEAN) 2018 in Hanoi.