FDI over past 7 months rises by 5.8 pct
09:38 | 04/08/2017 Investment
Disbursed foreign direct investment in 2017 was estimated at US$9.05 billion as of July 20, up 5.8% over the same period last year, according to the report of Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
FDI: The two sides of the coin
10:42 | 02/08/2017 Investment
(VEN) - The results of foreign trade in the first six months of this year show that businesses with foreign direct investment (FDI) continue to overtake companies with 100 percent domestic capital in terms of import and export value. In the opinion of experts, Vietnam appears increasingly dependent on FDI businesses in a wide range of fields, whereas domestic companies find it hard to improve their market position and enhance their competitiveness, despite great efforts.
Government seeks to narrow FDI-domestic sector gap
14:03 | 31/07/2017 Investment
(VEN) - The government will encourage foreign direct investment (FDI) projects that are based on modern technology, are environmentally friendly and willing to cooperate with Vietnamese businesses, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue at the mid-term 2017 Vietnam Business Forum (VBF 2017).
Vietnam lures investments of US$19.22 billion in first half
10:21 | 28/07/2017 Investment
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, Vietnam attracted foreign direct investment (FDI) of US$19.22 billion in the first half of this year, an increase of 54.8 percent compared to the same period a year ago, while FDI disbursement totaled US$7.72 billion, a year-on-year increase of 6.5 percent.
Tra Vinh invites investment in Dinh An economic zone
14:39 | 26/07/2017 Investment
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh is calling for investment in Dinh An economic zone, focusing on technical infrastructure, oil refining, deep seaport, airports, administrative services, education, training, scientific research, cultural exchanges, tourism and entertainment.