January-May foreign investment pledges hit four-year record

January-May foreign investment pledges hit four-year record

NDO - Foreign direct investment (FDI) pledges to Vietnam in the first five months of 2019 reached US$16.74 billion, the highest figure in the last four years, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA). (May 25, 2019 16:46:53)


Ho Chi Minh City, Cuba hold great potential for cooperation: experts

  Apr 04, 2019 18:04:44
NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City and Cuba hold great potential for stronger cooperation, especially in the fields of trade and investment, experts said at a workshop in HCM City on April 4. 

Public-private partnership important for HCM City’s development, say experts

  Mar 28, 2019 10:33:06
NDO – Public-private partnership (PPP) is considered among the optimal solutions to facilitate capital mobilisation for investment in infrastructure and services, boosting Ho Chi Minh City’s development, heard an international workshop on March 27. 

Creating favourable environment for attracting agricultural investment

  Mar 19, 2019 07:21:36
NDO – The Government has issued multiple preferential policies and support schemes regarding taxes, credit and land use to attract both domestic and foreign investment in agriculture and rural areas. The policies are being implemented right from their promulgation and have been continuously improved towards creating a more convenient environment for investors. 

RoK investment continues its uptrend in Vietnam

  Mar 08, 2019 17:06:09
NDO - The Republic of Korea (RoK) continues to be the largest foreign investor in Vietnam thus far, making it a big investment success story in the country, Thu Ha reports. 

ADB, WB promote online bidding in Vietnam

  Mar 06, 2019 17:48:52
NDO – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the World Bank (WB) have decided to use the Vietnam National E-Procurement System (VNEPS) to implement online bidding for bidding packages that are widely competitive in the field of construction and goods under projects funded by the two international organisations in Vietnam. 

Japan promotes investment in manufacturing in Vietnam

  Mar 04, 2019 16:52:02
NDO – Japanese businesses appreciate Vietnam's business and investment environment and tend to boost investment in manufacturing in Vietnam. 

Vietnam’s rubber projects in Cambodia praised for positive contribution to host nation

  Mar 01, 2019 11:14:23
NDO – The Royal Government of Cambodia acknowledges and thanks the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) and Vietnamese companies implementing rubber plantation projects in Cambodia, contributing positively to the country’s socio-economic development. 

Incentives should be applied for effective FDI firms: Deputy PM

  Feb 28, 2019 22:17:00
NDO/VNA – Preferential policies should be applied selectively, targeting FDI businesses with effective operation rather than the scale of investment, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at a working session with the Ministry of Finance in Hanoi on February 28. 

Two-month FDI attraction increases 2.5 times

  Feb 27, 2019 11:27:18
NDO – Vietnam posted a total foreign direct investment (FDI) capital of approximately US$8.47 billion by February 20, 2019, 2.5 times higher than the same period in 2018, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment. 

Hyundai asked to make Vietnam its strategic production centre

  Feb 22, 2019 22:22:20
NDO/VNA – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung asked the Republic of Korea’s (RoK) Hyundai group to base its strategic production centre in Vietnam while receiving Vice Chairman of Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co. Chung Jin-haeng in Hanoi on February 22. 

Government aims at long-term strategy for securities: Deputy PM Hue

  Feb 22, 2019 17:54:44
NDO – The Government is boosting long-term development for the stock market towards fast, healthy, sustainable and safe growth, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has said. 

Clearance starts for North-South expressway project

  Feb 21, 2019 17:36:45
NDO – The Ministry of Transport will complete the survey, zoning of ground clearance and road marking for component projects under the first phase of the key North-South Expressway Project at the beginning of the second quarter. 

Foreign investors pump US$6 billion into HCM City via M&A

  Feb 19, 2019 18:42:09
NDO/VNA – As a popular investment channel for foreign investors in recent times, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) secured Ho Chi Minh City US$6 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in 2018. 

Multiple key transport projects to commence in 2019

  Feb 16, 2019 16:56:38
NDO – In 2019, the Ministry of Transport plans to start the construction of 16 traffic projects with a total investment of about VND26 trillion (US$1.1 billion)