Hanoi set to attract US$40 billion in FDI over next five years

Hanoi set to attract US$40 billion in FDI over next five years

NDO/VNA – Hanoi has compiled a plan on attracting between US$30-40 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) during the 2021-2025 period, Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Planning and Investment Vu Duy Tuan told a working session with local authorities on April 19. (Apr 19, 2021 22:11:35)


Quick action required to attract high-quality FDI

  Feb 11, 2021 11:11:43
NDO – The US-China trade war and the COVID-19 pandemic have provided Vietnam with an opportunity to attract foreign investment (FDI) as global capital flows tend to shift to safe havens. This is also a time when our country needs to drastically change our thoughts and actions in the selection of FDI partners and projects to move more towards high-quality capital flows as directed in Politburo Resolution No. 50. These factors make FDI attraction become a focal point of the "COVID year" in 2020 and will continue to do so in the years to come. 

Quang Tri approves investment in three wind power projects

  Feb 04, 2021 17:14:30
NDO – The central province of Quang Tri has approved investment in three wind power projects worth a total of almostVND5.8 trillion (over US$251 million) in Huong Hoa district. 

US firms eye expanding investment in HCM City

  Feb 04, 2021 10:55:31
NDO/VNA – More and more US businesses have been looking to pour capital into or expand their existing investment in Ho Chi Minh City, especially in hi-technology, electronics, and telecommunications, as well as other areas where the city has strengths. 

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.