Dong Nai speeds up FDI disbursement

Dong Nai speeds up FDI disbursement

The southern province of Dong Nai lured more than US$980 million in 120 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in the first seven months of 2018, equivalent to 98% of its annual plan.

Quang Ngai real estate has huge potential

Quang Ngai real estate has huge potential

The real estate sector in the central province of Quang Ngai has strong potential to grow, thanks to its geographic attributes but still-low property prices that appeal to investors.

FDI disbursement rises 8.8% in seven months

FDI disbursement rises 8.8% in seven months

Foreign investors in Vietnam disbursed a total of US$9.85 billion from begining of this year to July 20, up 8.8% from a year earlier, the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment said.

Vietnam's seven-month overseas investments hit US$280 million

Vietnam's seven-month overseas investments hit US$280 million

VOV.VN - Vietnamese businesses have poured US$238.33 million in 81 new ventures abroad and an additional US$41.3 million into 21 existing overseas projects during the first seven months of this year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Japan top foreign investor in Vietnam

Japan top foreign investor in Vietnam

Japan poured US$6.88 billion, 30% of the total foreign direct investment (FDI), into Vietnam in the first seven months of 2018, the biggest figure among 96 countries and territories investing here.

PM hosts investors interested in Bac Lieu power project

PM hosts investors interested in Bac Lieu power project

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on July 25 for investors who are planning to pour capital into a liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fueled power project in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu.

Vietnam remains an M&A magnet

Vietnam remains an M&A magnet

Despite recent drops in the VN-Index, Vietnam is still seen as a major destination for mergers and acquisitions in Asia.

206 foreign brands franchised in Vietnam

206 foreign brands franchised in Vietnam

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has granted 206 franchise licences for foreign brands in Vietnam since 2007, reports from the ministry showed.

US Vemani Group buys 20% stake in Vietnamese fintech firm

US Vemani Group buys 20% stake in Vietnamese fintech firm

Vemanti Group, Inc., a technology-driven holding company, has entered into a definitive agreement to take 20% equity interest in eLoan JSC (eLoan), a Ho Chi Minh City-based fintech company. The deal’s value has yet to be disclosed.

FDI strategy to become proactive

FDI strategy to become proactive

Vietnam’s attraction of next generation of foreign direct investment in high value-added sectors should be proactively, rather than retroactively, sourced to sustain the nation’s socioeconomic development and competitiveness.

Binh Duong calls for investment in port, wharf construction

Binh Duong calls for investment in port, wharf construction

The southern province of Binh Duong has called for more investment for the construction of a provincial wharf which will help to facilitate operations in local industrial and processing zones, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Liem.

Vietnam-Japan joint venure builds logistics centre

Vietnam-Japan joint venure builds logistics centre

Vina-Japan Shirogane Logistics Company Ltd on July 19 broke ground for a US$5.4 million logistics centre at the Phu My 3 Specialised Industrial Park in the southern province of Ba Ria–Vung Tau.

Major groups to invest in Can Tho city

Major groups to invest in Can Tho city

Several major domestic and foreign groups will be committing to projects in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho after signing memoranda of understanding on investment next month.