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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).