Hanoi strives to solidify status as strongest capital magnet
08:50 | 20/03/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Hanoi was the biggest attractor of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam in 2018 and 2019, and the capital is continuing administrative reform to improve its investment environment, and innovate investment, trade and tourism promotion.
FTAs make Vietnam more attractive to foreign investors
09:52 | 17/03/2020 Economy
(VEN) - A growing number of Japanese business are choosing to invest in Vietnam due to its continuously improving business environment and international integration as reflected in state-of-the-art, wide-ranging free trade agreements (FTAs).
Mastercard helping accelerate financial inclusion in Southeast Asia
18:54 | 11/03/2020 Economy
Mastercard has announced that it will be the leading investor for the Indonesian fintech holding company Digiasia’s Series B funding round, providing both capital and strategic assistance as Digiasia looks to strengthen its suite of financial services that expand the ways individuals and MSMEs can take part in Southeast Asia’s growing digital economy.
FDI attraction expected to grow five percent
09:00 | 10/03/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Due to measures to restrict the spread of Covid-19, many Chinese workers could not come back to Vietnam to work after the Tet holidays in late January, directly affecting production and business activities. However, this situation is expected to provide Vietnam with opportunities to attract new foreign direct investment (FDI) projects.
Japanese firms rate Vietnam as top investment destination
09:19 | 04/03/2020 Economy
(VEN) - In 2019, Japan became the second biggest foreign investor in Vietnam (after the Republic of Korea) with 4,385 projects totaling more than US$59.33 billion in registered capital. Big Japanese names, including Toyota, Honda, Panasonic, Canon, FujiXerox, and Sumitomo, have succeeded in Vietnam with numerous large-scale projects.
Mekong Delta lures Japanese investors
08:53 | 26/02/2020 Economy
(VEN) - Apart from agricultural and aquatic resources, localities in the Mekong Delta also have an abundant workforce. With the quality of management by local government drawing praise, these factors enable the region to attract foreign direct investment (FDI), including Japanese funds.