US$221 million Ngoc Linh ginseng project launched

US$221 million Ngoc Linh ginseng project launched

NDO/VNA – Twenty-six businesses in Vietnam have registered to invest VND5 trillion (US$221 million) in farming and production of Ngoc Linh ginseng in the Nam Tra My district of the central province of Quang Nam.  (May 07, 2017)


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.  

FDI poured into real estate on the rise

  Mar 14, 2017
NDO/VNA – Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the property market has been on the rise, with nearly US$300 million in January, accounting for nearly 21% of total FDI in Vietnam. 

PM witnesses signing of record high investment flows into Central Highlands

  Mar 11, 2017
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has witnessed the awarding investment credit commitments of banks to investment projects, granting investment certificates and making investment decisions into Vietnam’s Central Highlands with a total capital of more than VND100 trillion (US$4.4 billion).  

City records soaring foreign investment during Jan-Feb 2017

  Feb 28, 2017
NDO—Total foreign investment in Ho Chi Minh City in the first two months of 2017 has seen a big rise at US$443.1 million, up 61.3% over the same period last year.