Japanese investors continue selecting Vietnam
14:05 | 03/03/2014 Economy
(VEN) - Together with advantages in terms of political stability, abundant labor force and low labor costs, 70 percent of Japanese companies are looking forward to expanding business in Vietnam.
Largest gas field found in the central region
09:55 | 03/03/2014 Economy
(VEN) - Exxon Mobil Vietnam, a leading partner in exploring and exploiting oil and gas, said that it found a major gas field in the central region of Vietnam and intended to extract commercial petroleum gas for power production.
Hanoi attracts 55 FDI projects in Q1
09:24 | 01/03/2014 Economy
(VEN) - The Hanoi Department of Planning and Investment said that Hanoi attracted 55 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects with total registered capital of US$38 million in the first quarter of this year.
Thua Thien Hue: Good signs in industrial zones
08:10 | 01/03/2014 Economy
(VEN) - The Thua Thien Hue Province Industrial Zones Authority said that in January 2014 alone, five projects totaling almost VND505 billion in capital were licensed to invest in provincial industrial zones (IZ), taking the number of effective investment projects and investment capital in provincial IZs to 92 and more than VND18.266 trillion.
Taxation as a lever
16:27 | 28/02/2014 Economy
(VEN) - Tax revenue in January 2014 was higher than the same period last year. However, the tax industry must strive to fulfill annual assigned tasks.
FDI drops sharply in two months
10:22 | 27/02/2014 Economy
Vietnam attracted US$1.539 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) between January 1 and February 20, down 62.5% from the same period last year.
Ha Giang IZs create incentives for industrial development
15:08 | 26/02/2014 Economy
(VEN) - A resolution passed at the 15th session of the Ha Giang Province Party Committee says that infrastructure improvement and attraction of investment in existing industrial zones (IZ) is one of the six important socioeconomic development tasks of the province.
2013 law on public procurement promises breakthroughs
08:05 | 25/02/2014 Economy
(VEN) - The 2013 law on public procurement was passed by the National Assembly on November 26, 2013 and will take effect on July 1, 2014. The Ministry of Planning and Investment expects that the new law will help improve state management of bidding activities.