FDI inflows to Vietnam expected to grow despite the epidemic
09:18 | 29/03/2020 Investment
(VEN) - The spread of the Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) has affected foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows to Vietnam. However, it could also provide Vietnam with a great opportunity to receive FDI inflows from investors seeking to shift their production from China to the Southeast Asian region in order to limit risks, with Vietnam featuring prominently on their radar.
FTAs make Vietnam more attractive to foreign investors
09:52 | 17/03/2020 Investment
(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).
FDI attraction expected to grow five percent
09:00 | 10/03/2020 Investment
(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 Investment
(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 Investment
(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.
Phu Tho Province improves investment environment
08:48 | 20/02/2020 Investment
(VEN) - Enterprises in industrial parks (IPs) and industrial clusters (ICs) in Phu Tho Province have contributed significantly to the increase of local industrial production values, export turnover and budget revenues, generating jobs for thousands of workers inside and outside the province. In 2020, Phu Tho will focus on improving its investment environment in order to enhance the efficiency of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects.
Vinh Phuc Province expects EU investment wave
08:55 | 18/02/2020 Investment
(VEN) - Economists are forecasting that the Free Trade Agreement and Investment Protection Agreement signed between Vietnam and the EU in June 2019 would pave the way for a wave of European investment in Vietnam. Vinh Phuc Province, in particular, is expected to be an attractive investment destination for European firms.