Vietnam still attractive to foreign investors
06:17 | 20/06/2020 Economy
Đỗ Nhất Hoàng, director-general of the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, spoke to Vietnam News Agency on the factors that make Vietnam an attractive place for foreign investors
Vietnam ready to welcome new investment shifted from China
06:00 | 16/06/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) is key to reviving the economy, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told participants at a recent conference in Hanoi themed “Working together, overcoming challenges, seizing opportunities, restoring the economy”.
SBV mulls proposal to increase credit limit for securities
13:00 | 15/06/2020 Economy
(VEN) - The Ministry of Finance has proposed that the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) increase credit limits for the securities industry and allow the listing of foreign-invested enterprises on the stock market. Increasing the credit limit for securities will help increase purchasing power and bolster the market.
More monetary easing measures forecast in 2020
06:15 | 09/06/2020 Economy
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) is expected to further take monetary easing measures to support the country’s GDP growth target of above 5 percent this year in light of a weak economic outlook, experts forecast.
IZs, EZs attract US$4.3 billion in January-May
08:10 | 06/06/2020 Economy
Industrial zones (IZs) and economic zones (EZs) attracted 390 foreign-invested projects with a total registered capital of US$4.3 billion in the first five months of this year, according to the latest updates of the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Thailand increases investment in Vietnam
13:00 | 29/05/2020 Economy
(VEN) - In the first four months of this year, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, Vietnam attracted an additional US$12.33 billion in foreign investment capital, a 14.5 percent drop from the same period of 2019 but higher than that of the same periods in 2018 and 2017.