Total retail sales of goods and consumer services in 2018 increased by 12.2% compared to 2017. In fact, the Vietnamese retail market is on the rise with great attraction for foreign businesses.
Cinnamon Inc., a Japanese artificial intelligence (AI) start-up firm, which has a technology research centre in Vietnam, said on January 28 that it has successfully raised 15 million USD from investors to serve the expansion of its operation in the US.
VOV.VN - The Central Highlands province of Gia Lai will hold a promotion conference in Ho Chi Minh City on November 23 to introduce its investment environment and policies to domestic and foreign businesses.
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh has taken actions to attract more investors, especially foreign businesses.
Despite being a newcomer to the fair, Vietnamese firm Beehouse JSC has wowed investors and visitors at this year’s Realty Expo Korea.
The central city of Da Nang has introduced a number of open-door policies to lure investors in 2018, which has been set by the city as a year of investment attraction.
The Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang will prioritise investors with technical and financial capacity to implement wind power projects in the province, according to local officials.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho will hold an investment promotion conference on August 10, inviting investors for 54 projects worth nearly VND124 trillion (US$5.44 billion).
Vietnam looks set to attract an estimated US$2.61 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) this month, taking the total in the year to date to US$22.94 billion, up 4.6% year-on-year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
The Vietnam Entertainment Fund (VEF), which aims to increase value through medium- and long-term investments in the entertainment sector, made its debut in Ho Chi Minh City on July 26.
Investors have expressed readiness to invest in 22 projects worth roughly VND82 trillion (US$3.64 billion) on a combined area of 2,756.3ha in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed his belief that the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang will become a “treasury” of investors in the near future.
VOV.VN - More than 400 delegates attended an investment promotion conference in Pleiku, Gia Lai on May 28, to foster investment cooperation between Central Highland Gia Lai province and Ho Chi Minh City.
The real estate sector in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, which is a pillar of the economic triangle of Hanoi-Hai Phong-Quang Ninh, has become more attractive to investors thanks to the robust development of local infrastructure, according to Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Vu Van Dien.
Foreign and local firms have expressed ambitions to develop ultra-clear glass projects to meet the increasing demand for high-end glass for construction and solar panels.
Ho Chi Minh City will create the best possible conditions for Peruvian businesses to invest fruitfully in the city, especially in the field of tourism, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.
Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank) raised about 21 trillion VND (922 million USD) in its initial public offering (IPO) on April 27.
The relations between Vietnam and Malaysia have developed strongly over the past 45 years. Malaysia is the eighth biggest trade partner of Vietnam and also ranks eighth among 126 countries and territories investing in Vietnam
VinaCapital has invested US$32.5 million in Ba Huan, a poultry egg producer, while Kido plans to join forces with a Thai partner to make bottled milk tea and herbal drinks.
France is a top partner of Vietnam in Europe. It ranked third among European countries and 16th among 114 countries and territories investing in Vietnam. It is the leading of European donor of official development assistance (ODA) for Vietnam.