HCM City calls for more Japanese investment

HCM City calls for more Japanese investment

NDO/VNA - The Japanese Business Association in Ho Chi Minh City (JBAH) has been asked continue organising economic conferences and forums to attract Japanese investors to the city, especially in tourism and supporting industries.  (May 29, 2017)


Work starts on first electronic component factory in Phu Yen

  May 13, 2017
NDO/VNA – The CCIPY Vietnam Co., Ltd, a member of US-based Coilcraft Group, started construction work on a factory manufacturing electronic components at An Phu Industrial Park in Tuy Hoa city, central coastal Phu Yen province on May 13.  

US$221 million Ngoc Linh ginseng project launched

  May 07, 2017
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.  

Expediting disbursement of foreign direct investment

  May 05, 2017
NDO - According to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA), disbursed foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first four months of 2017 was estimated at US$4.8 billion, up 3.2% year on year, which is fairly low compared with 12% growth over the same period of 2016. 

Vietnam, Thailand – Indonesia’s competitors in FDI attraction

  May 03, 2017
NDO/VNA – Vietnam and Thailand have become Indonesia’s competitors in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Southeast Asian region, Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla said on May 2. 

Foreign investment disbursement up 3.2% in first four months

  Apr 26, 2017
NDO - Disbursed foreign direct investment in 2017 was estimated at US$4.8 billion as of April 20, up 3.2% over the same period last year, according to official figures. 

Work starts on Vietnam’s largest textile industrial park

  Apr 19, 2017
NDO/VNA – Construction on the Rang Dong textile industrial park – the largest of its kind in Vietnam began in Nghia Hung district in the northern province of Nam Dinh on April 18.  

Foreign investors pledge US$29 million for Ha Nam in first quarter

  Apr 19, 2017
NDO - The northern province of Ha Nam received foreign investment pledges worth US$29 million in four projects in the first quarter of 2017, the provincial agency in charge of industrial parks has reported. 

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.