Enhancing capital inflow into Izs
11:25 | 04/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Vietnam has 289 industrial zones (IZs), of which 184 have begun production and or trading activities and others are under infrastructure construction. While IZs contributed greatly to economic development they achieved a modest occupancy rate of 60 percent.
AEF 7 improves aid effectiveness for sustainable development
15:07 | 03/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - On the threshold of the Vietnam Development Partnership Forum (VDPF) scheduled to take place on December 5, 2013, the Ministry of Planning and Investment held the 7th Aid Effectiveness Forum (AEF 7) on enhancing the effectiveness of aid for sustainable development on November 26 in Hanoi.
Low credit growth target for 2014
15:26 | 02/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Despite significant improvement, credit is unlikely to reach the 12 percent growth target this year. Economists are worried that the slow growth in 2013 would continue in 2014. For this reason, economic experts have offered proposals, regarding monetary policy for 2014.
Breakthrough in attracting FDI
14:02 | 02/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Vietnam created a breakthrough in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first 11 months of this year, contributing to affirming attractiveness of the country’s investment environment and efforts in improving its environment.
Attracting investment in Dat Cuoc IP
09:26 | 30/11/2013 Economy
(VEN) - With many advantages in terms of location and complete infrastructure, Dat Cuoc Industrial Park in Binh Duong Province, invested by Binh Duong Minerals And Construction Joint Stock Company (BIMICO) has rapidly attracted a large number of investors. Vietnam Economic New’s Thu Duyen had an interview with Deputy Director of BIMICO Pham Van Hiep.
Practical measures needed to ease tax difficulties
16:26 | 29/11/2013 Economy
(VEN) - The amended Law on Tax Management which took effect on July 1, 2013 has significantly contributed to simplifying tax procedures to ensure transparency, saving money and time for taxpayers. However, more practical measures must be taken to help businesses overcome difficulties in the process of implementing tax policies.
Hanoi strives to realize FDI attraction targets
08:04 | 29/11/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Aware that it’s not easy to achieve the US$1.3 billion target set for foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction in 2013, the Hanoi People’s Committee has proposed a number of measures to boost FDI attraction.
Banks look to increase credit
09:44 | 28/11/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Many experts remain concerned about the slow growth of credit so far this year. However, State Bank Governor Nguyen Van Binh said it was possible to reach the credit growth target.