Thanh Hoa attracts US$6 billion in 32 investment projects

Thanh Hoa attracts US$6 billion in 32 investment projects

NDO - More than 30 projects in the north central province of Thanh Hoa worth a total of VND135.3 trillion (US$6 billion) were given the green light at an investment promotion conference held on May 18. (May 19, 2017)


Foreign investment disbursement up 3.2% in first four months

  Apr 26, 2017
NDO - Disbursed foreign direct investment in 2017 was estimated at US$4.8 billion as of April 20, up 3.2% over the same period last year, according to official figures. 

Work starts on Vietnam’s largest textile industrial park

  Apr 19, 2017
NDO/VNA – Construction on the Rang Dong textile industrial park – the largest of its kind in Vietnam began in Nghia Hung district in the northern province of Nam Dinh on April 18.  

Foreign investors pledge US$29 million for Ha Nam in first quarter

  Apr 19, 2017
NDO - The northern province of Ha Nam received foreign investment pledges worth US$29 million in four projects in the first quarter of 2017, the provincial agency in charge of industrial parks has reported. 

Hung Yen province calls for investment from RoK

  Apr 13, 2017
NDO - The People's Committee of Hung Yen province, in co-ordination with the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), held a workshop in Seoul on April 13 to call on investors from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to invest in Hung Yen province. 

Vietnam values contributions of Japanese investors

  Apr 13, 2017
NDO/VNA – Japanese firms have contributed significantly to the development of Vietnam’s economy, stated Minister of Planning and Investment, Nguyen Chi Dung, at a meeting with Sakakibara Sadayuki, Chairman of the Japan Business Federation (Keidanren) in Japan, on April 12. 

Renewing management and use of ODA

  Apr 11, 2017
NDO - The World Bank (WB) is scheduled to work in July to remove some countries including Vietnam from the list of concessional loans from the WB's International Development Association (IDA). Vietnam will face the possibility of reduced official development assistance (ODA) from WB and reduced preferential treatment from development partners and sponsors, requiring the country to develop a new approach to the management and use of this important source of funding.  

FDI capital continues to flow into Dong Nai

  Apr 03, 2017
NDO - A total of US$314 million worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) capital was licensed for investment in Dong Nai province in the first quarter of this year, equivalent to 53.4% of the same period in 2016 and 31.4% of this year's target, according to Dong Nai province's Planning and Investment Department.  

More opportunities for foreign investors to contribute capital in Vietnam

  Apr 03, 2017
NDO - With the addition of a foreign capital portfolio in the form of capital contribution and share purchase in the national statistics system, the picture of foreign investment attraction in Vietnam is gradually becoming clearer. 

First quarter’s FDI pledges to Ho Chi Minh City reach US$575 million

  Mar 31, 2017
NDO - Foreign investors pledged nearly US$575 million to Ho Chi Minh City in the first quarter of 2017, up 56.7% over the same period last year, according to the municipal department of planning and investment. 

Vietnamese start-ups attract over US$200 million in 2016

  Mar 30, 2017
NDO - According to a report released by Topica Founder Institute (TFI), Vietnamese start-ups attracted approximately US$205 million in 2016.  

Quang Nam holds conference promoting investment

  Mar 26, 2017
NDO/VNA – The central province of Quang Nam held a conference on March 26, calling for investments in the automobile support industry, garment-textile, and entertainment services in coastal areas, hi-tech agriculture, and the pharmaceutical industry.  

Dong Nai: Private companies’ registered capital hit record

  Mar 23, 2017
NDO - From the beginning of this year, the registered capital of privately-owned enterprises in the southern province of Dong Nai approximated VND10.7 trillion (US$470 million), up 140% compared to the same period last year. 

Binh Duong takes lead in foreign investment attraction

  Mar 22, 2017
NDO/VNA – The People’s Committee of southern Binh Duong province attracted over US$1.34 billion in foreign-invested projects in the period from the beginning of this year to March 15, leading the country in foreign investment attraction.  

Vietnam calls for further investment from Israeli businesses

  Mar 21, 2017
NDO – Vietnam welcomes Israeli investors to do business in the country and further cooperation with Vietnamese partners in various fields for the benefit of both sides.