FDI pledges to Vietnam reach US$8.55 billion in first quarter

FDI pledges to Vietnam reach US$8.55 billion in first quarter

NDO - Foreign direct investment (FDI) pledges to Vietnam in the first three months of 2020 fell by a sharp 20.9% over the same period of 2019 to US$8.55 billion, according to the Foreign Investment Agency. (Mar 25, 2020 10:30:36)


Vietnam's commodity market expected to attract increased investment

  Feb 27, 2020 14:45:53
NDO/VNA – The development of a commodity exchange in Vietnam is expected to provide an alternative for investors when they find difficulties investing in risky assets such as stock and real estate. 

Vietnam attracts US$6.47 billion of FDI in first two months

  Feb 27, 2020 10:25:50
NDO - Pledges of foreign direct investment (FDI) to Vietnam in the first two months of 2020 were estimated at US$6.47 billion, down 23.6% against the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency. 

Receiving investment ‘wave’ from Japan

  Feb 25, 2020 16:47:15
NDO – A survey on business conditions of Japanese companies in Asia and Oceania released by the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Hanoi showed optimistic signals that 63.9 % of Japanese enterprises in Vietnam are planning to expand their business in the coming years. In case of business relocation, Vietnam is the first choice of Japanese enterprises (accounting for 42.3% of enterprises). 

Da Nang licenses 14 foreign-invested projects in January

  Feb 06, 2020 17:04:17
NDO/VNA - The central coastal city of Da Nang granted licences to 14 foreign-invested projects with total registered capital of nearly US$1.69 billion in January, the municipal Department of Planning and Investment announced on February 4. 

Vietnam invests over US$500 million abroad in 2019

  Dec 26, 2019 17:14:41
NDO – Vietnamese investors poured US$508.14 million worth of investment in foreign countries around the world in 2019, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment. 

FDI inflow makes new 10-year record in 2019

  Dec 26, 2019 11:28:47
NDO/VNA – Total inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Vietnam amounted to US$38.02 billion this year to December 20, a 10-year high, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment. 

Bac Ninh’s IPs target VND1.2 quadrillion in industrial production value

  Dec 24, 2019 11:41:25
NDO/VNA – Enterprises in industrial parks (IPs) of the northern province of Bac Ninh aim to generate VND1.2 quadrillion in industrial production value in 2020. 

RoK group sets up US$860 million investment fund for Vietnam

  Dec 22, 2019 21:58:46
NDO/VNA – The National Pension Service of Korea recently launched a US$860 million corporate partnership fund with SK Group of the Republic of Korea that will allow the latter to increase investment in Vietnamese firms Masan Group and Vingroup, according to the Korean Investors news outlet. 

Vietnam’s start-up landscape attractive to Korean investors

  Nov 27, 2019 10:42:49
NDO/VNA – According to the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency, Vietnam, with a population of over 96 million, is an attractive market for Korean investors. 

Vietnam attracts US$31.8 billion in FDI in eleven months

  Nov 26, 2019 17:00:23
NDO – Vietnam attracted US$29.11 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first eleven months of 2019, up 3.1% over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment. 

FDI inflow to Dong Nai province breaks target

  Nov 07, 2019 10:17:34
NDO/VNA – The southern province of Dong Nai secured US$1.46 billion for 190 FDI projects during January-October, surpassing its annual target by 46%. 

Majority of China’s Hong Kong firms choose Vietnam as first destination in Southeast Asia

  Nov 07, 2019 10:05:11
NDO/VNA – More than 70% of businesses from Hong Kong (China) have selected Vietnam as the first destination in the Southeast Asian region to open factories, according to a recent survey by Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC). 

Vietnam’s overseas investment hits nearly US$412 million

  Oct 30, 2019 11:43:40
NDO - Total foreign investment by Vietnamese companies in the first ten months of 2019 was estimated at US$411.9 million, according to the General Statistics Office. 

Japanese enterprises seek investment opportunities in Can Tho

  Oct 29, 2019 16:14:13
NDO – In addition to joint support for foreign investors, Japanese enterprises in Can Tho are also favoured in allocating clean land, as well as connecting infrastructure, pledged a senior official from the Mekong Delta city.