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Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Vietnam’s manufacturing and processing industry attracted 12,075 foreign-invested projects with a total registered capital of US$180.68 billion as of late June, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)’s Overseas Investment Agency.

Agriculture firms receive Gov’t funds

Agriculture firms receive Gov’t funds

State credit institutions will offer enterprises developing national agricultural products 70 per cent of investment capital support, said the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Private sector crucial in financing green growth

Private sector crucial in financing green growth

Channelling investments from the private sector into green projects – as the government’s budget is overstretched – is what it will take for Vietnam’s development to be greener and more socially, economically, and environmentally sustainable.

Decree designed to encourage investment in agriculture

Decree designed to encourage investment in agriculture

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) said it is collecting opinions from organisations and individuals for a draft decree on policies to encourage investment in agriculture and rural development.

Startups score lift with new SME law

Startups score lift with new SME law

In a bid to facilitate the development of private startups, the Law on Supporting Small-and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) will offer plenty of incentives ad foster the establishment of private investment funds to provide them with loans.

Vietnam, RoK share experience in national reform, development

Vietnam, RoK share experience in national reform, development

National reform and sustainable development in East Asia was the main topic of a forum jointly held in Hanoi on March 24 by the Development Strategy Institute under the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Forum Oh-rae of the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Rules on PPPs relax, helping infrastructure

Rules on PPPs relax, helping infrastructure

The Ministry of Planning and Investment is expecting a wave of private investment into the infrastructure sector as it collects comments on the revision of legal documents pertaining to public-private partnership projects and selection criteria with the aim of attracting more investors.

Post accession FDI boom

Post accession FDI boom

With a level created by World Trade Organisation (WTO) membership, Vietnam has witnessed a boom in foreign direct investment (FDI) and a stable rise in disbursed amounts of the capital.

Vietnam manufacturing starts 2017 firing on all cylinders

Vietnam manufacturing starts 2017 firing on all cylinders

VOV.VN - The manufacturing sector starts the new year amid a surge in new orders with the Industrial Production Index having increased 8.30% in December, 2016 over the same month in 2015, reports the General Statistics Office.

PM asks MPI to pioneer in restructuring

PM asks MPI to pioneer in restructuring

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) to rearrange its organisation for more efficient operation, becoming a pioneer in the restructuring movement.

Capital from tax havens flowing to Vietnam

Capital from tax havens flowing to Vietnam

Analysts have noted that a strong cash flow from tax havens are flowing to Vietnam. ‘Tax haven’ economies attract investors from all over the globe.

Gov’t mulls law to foster business rule revisions

Gov’t mulls law to foster business rule revisions

The Government entrusted the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) to draft a law to foster revisions of business regulations in the future. MPI’s Deputy Minister Dang Huy Dong talks to Vietnam News Agency about related developments.

Conference highlights bill on supports to SMEs

Conference highlights bill on supports to SMEs

A conference was held in Hanoi on October 19 to collect ideas on the draft Law on Support to Small and Medium-sized Enterprises that will be debated during the 14th National Assembly’s second session starting from October 20.

Regulations on eco-industrial parks to be issued

Regulations on eco-industrial parks to be issued

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) will include basic regulations on eco-industrial parks (EIPs) in some draft decrees to be submitted to the Government for consideration later this year.

Public debt speedily approaching a red line

Public debt speedily approaching a red line

There is an increasing risk that Vietnam’s public debt will exceed a national red line, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) said in its latest report.

FDI hits US$14.36 billion in eight months

FDI hits US$14.36 billion in eight months

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) hit US$14.36 billion in the first eight months of this year, up 7.7% year on year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Ministries disagree on Chinese-funded highway project

Ministries disagree on Chinese-funded highway project

The Ministry of Transport (MOT) believes Vietnam should borrow US$300 million from China if it chooses Chinese contractors for the highway project, while the ministries of Planning & Investment (MPI) and Finance (MOF) say Vietnam needs to be more cautious about the project.