JETRO: Japanese firms intend to expand business in Vietnam

JETRO: Japanese firms intend to expand business in Vietnam

NDO/VNA—Over 60% of Japanese firms in Vietnam have plans to expand their business, according to Atsusuke Kawada, head of the Hanoi office of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO). (Feb 14, 2017)


Vietnam records positive changes in FDI attraction

  Dec 27, 2016
NDO – Foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in recent years has seen a halt, but along with that there is also a positive sign in relation to the minimal difference between FDI registered and disbursed capital. Though 2016 is still not over, experts forecast that FDI disbursement for the whole year will surpass that in 2015, making it the third consecutive increase year on year. 

Vietnam, Thailand seek to beef up trade-investment ties

  Dec 14, 2016
NDO/VNA – A conference to promote trade and investment ties between Vietnam and Thailand took place in Bangkok on December 14, as part of activities marking 40 years of diplomatic relations.  

Conference held to boost Vietnam-Malaysia economic links

  Dec 08, 2016
NDO/VNA – A Vietnam-Malaysia business roundtable conference was held in Hanoi on December 8, aiming to open up opportunities for the business communities of the two countries to meet and network. 

Slovakia welcomes Vietnamese IT firms’ investment

  Dec 01, 2016
NDO/VNA – Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico has said he welcomes Vietnamese IT companies’ investment in his country, pledging the best possible conditions for them to carry out investment plans.  

RoK bank approves US$77 million loan for Vietnam’s irrigation

  Nov 25, 2016
NDO/VNA – The Export -Import Bank of the Republic of Korea (RoK) has approved a loan of US$76.93 million for Vietnam to upgrade the irrigation systems in the Len and Hoang Mai rivers in the central region. 

Vietnam among 12 leading potential markets of Czech Republic

  Nov 24, 2016
NDO – The Czech Republic is on the list of Vietnam’s strategic export markets during 2010-2020, while the Southeast Asian country is also seen as a one among 12 leading potential markets of its European partner. 

PM urges Hoa Binh to improve investment environment

  Nov 19, 2016
NDO/VNA—Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Northern province of Hoa Binh to further improve its investment environment in order to attract investors.  

EVFTA brings benefits to both EU and Vietnam: EU commissioner

  Nov 03, 2016
NDO—The recently concluded European Union (EU)–Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) offers tremendous potential for both Vietnamese and European producers in the search for growing markets for high-quality agricultural products from both sides, an EU official has said.  

Vietnam, EU promote trade links in food safety and agricultural products

  Nov 03, 2016
NDO – Opportunities and challenges brought about by the Free Trade Agreement between the European Union (EU) and Vietnam in food safety and market access opportunities for the agro-product and beverage industries were the focus at a seminar on the theme held in Hanoi on November 3. 

Deputy PM urges Indian businesses to invest more in Vietnam

  Nov 02, 2016
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has urged Indian businesses to invest more in Vietnam, which has joined ten free trade agreements with key regions around the world. 

Vietnam attracts US$17.61 billion in FDI for first ten months

  Oct 28, 2016
NDO – Vietnam attracted over US$17.61 billion in new and additional pledges of foreign direct investment (FDI) as of October 20, representing an 8.7% decline compared to the same period of 2015, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO). 

Business opportunities in Vietnam introduced at Australian workshop

  Oct 13, 2016
NDO – The opportunities and challenges of doing business in Vietnam have been introduced at a workshop held in Australia by Asia Society and the Australia-Vietnam Young Leadership Dialogue (AVYLD).  

City provides up to VND2 billion for start-up projects

  Oct 13, 2016
NDO – Start-up projects will be provided financial support of up to VND2 billion (US$90,000) sourced from Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC)’s budget for science and technology development activities.  

ADB to continue lending US$1 billion a year to Vietnam

  Oct 11, 2016
NDO—The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has announced that it will maintain lending at around US$1 billion each year for Vietnam during the 2016-2020 period.