Foreign direct investment reaches US$10.13 billion in first quarter

Foreign direct investment reaches US$10.13 billion in first quarter

NDO - Total pledges of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first quarter of 2021 were estimated at US$10.13 billion, up 18.5% over the same period of last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency. (Mar 31, 2021 10:53:14)


Ho Chi Minh City among investors’ 10 most preferred markets in Asia

  Jan 28, 2021 11:52:59
NDO – Ho Chi Minh City is the fifth most preferred destination in the Asia-Pacific, according to a new survey by Coldwell Banker Richard Ellis (CBRE). 

Binh Phuoc Province grant licenses to 46 projects worth US$2 billion

  Dec 24, 2020 09:54:12
NDO - The southern province of Binh Phuoc granted investment licenses to 46 projects, worth a total of US$2 billion, at an investment promotion conference held on December 23. 

Over VND4 trillion invested in hotel complex in Van Don Economic Zone in Quang Ninh

  Dec 19, 2020 16:25:44
NDO - The northern province of Quang Ninh held a conference to announce the detailed plans for sub-zones within the Van Don Economic Zone and grant investment permission to a VND4 trillion (US$173 million) project in the economic zone. 

Webinar discusses linkage promotion between Vietnam and investors

  Dec 08, 2020 11:25:45
NDO – A webinar is being held by the Ministry of Finance (MOF) in coordination with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from December 7-8, aiming to tighten relation between Vietnam and investors. 

Registered capital of new enterprises surge

  Dec 04, 2020 15:33:52
NDO/VNA – As Vietnam is pursuing the twin targets of disease prevention and economic development, the number of new enterprises and those resuming operation has bounced back in recent months. 

Vietnam’s investments abroad up 6.9% during Jan-Nov

  Nov 30, 2020 17:48:09
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese investors poured a total of US$490.4 million in projects abroad in the first 11 months of 2020, up 6.9% year-on-year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency. 

Vietnam attractive to overseas investment: Deputy Minister

  Nov 22, 2020 11:17:56
NDO – More and more overseas Vietnamese have turned to their homeland, finding Vietnam to be an attractive destination for their investment, thanks to its effective containment of COVID-19, according to newly-appointed Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Duy Dong. 

Vietnam attracts US$23.48 billion in FDI in ten months

  Oct 27, 2020 16:30:31
NDO – Vietnam attracted US$23.48 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first ten months of 2020, equivalent to 80.6% of the same period in 2019, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment. 

Vietnam's capitalisation index climbs nine places in GII 2020 report

  Oct 24, 2020 09:07:27
NDO – Vietnam’s capitalisation of listed domestic companies (as a % of GDP) index rose nine places in 2019 and climbed nine places in the latest Global Innovation Index (GII) 2020 released by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). 

Korean businesses seek investment opportunities in Khanh Hoa

  Oct 23, 2020 17:49:47
NDO – Sixteen enterprises from the Republic of Korea (ROK) discussed investment opportunities in Khanh Hoa during an investment promotion conference held by the central province’s authorities on October 23. 

ADB provides Vietnam’s first certified green loan for 257 MW solar power project

  Oct 09, 2020 16:18:32
NDO – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Phu Yen TTP Joint Stock Company (Phu Yen JSC) on October 9 signed a US$186 million loan for the development and operation of a 257 MW solar power plant in Hoa Hoi commune, Phu Hoa district, Phu Yen Province, this being Vietnam’s first certified green loan. 

Vietnam’s solar farms attract Thai investors

  Oct 05, 2020 16:48:28
NDO/VNA – WHA Utilities and Power (WHAUP), which provides utilities under WHA Corp, Thailand's biggest industrial land developer and operator, is planning to acquire three solar farms under its new asset acquisition plan in Vietnam. 

FDI pledges estimated at US$21.2 billion in first nine months

  Sep 28, 2020 11:24:10
NDO - Pledges of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first nine months of 2020 were estimated at US$21.2 billion, down 18.9% compared with the same period last year, as shown by data as of September 20. 

Vietnam’s attractiveness in foreign investment cooperation

  Sep 23, 2020 17:48:11
NDO - Besides the stable political and macroeconomic situation, the abundant young labour force, and a golden population structure, Vietnam's investment environment has seen the appearance of many new factors, helping increase its attractiveness to foreign capital flows. These new factors include COVID-19 prevention efforts as recognised by the world, showing a better response to the global crisis than many other countries and the positive growth of the economy.