Hanoi should focus on improving its infrastructure system while hastening administrative reforms to attract investors eyeing Vietnam amid the global production shift, experts have said.
Vietnam’s rapidly growing trade and production have pushed the cargo volume through the country’s seaports to rise by 20%-30% per annum, making port projects appealing to foreign investors.
The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has emerged as an investment hotspot, attracting multi-million dollar investment projects in the first month of 2017.
The Hanoi People’s Committee on November 30 signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in health care development with France’s Paris city.
The 10th conference on the cooperation among Vietnamese and French localities concluded in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on September 16, with the adoption of a joint statement and the signing of five memoranda of understanding among 12 localities of both sides.
Vietnamese are buying cars and motorbikes like there's no tomorrow.
Vietnam has reaped important achievements after its 30-year Doi moi (renewal) process, President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan said.
Despite the impact credit tightening from the government, the real estate market is expected to continue its marked upswing for 2016.
The northern port city of Haiphong is potentially becoming a key logistics centre domestically and internationally with improved infrastructure system, according to Commercial Real Estate Services (CBRE).
Though experts and policy makers all admit the great advantages of ecological industrial zones (eco IP or EIP), they think such IZs cannot be developed in Vietnam at this time.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee granted an investment licence to the Empire City project worth US$1.2 billion inside the city’s Thu Thiem urban zone on June 30.
The Vietnamese cities of Da Nang and Can Tho will be provided with a loan of 10 million EUR each by the Agency of French Development (AFD) to improve their respective infrastructure systems.