Strong Japanese capital flows to Vietnam
09:24 | 19/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - Japanese investment in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries has doubled to around US$24 billion from 2013-2014, with Vietnam being considered one of the most attractive destinations by Japanese investors.
US investment in Vietnam on the rise
14:39 | 18/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - In the first 11 months of 2014, the US invested a total of US$248 million in Vietnam through 29 new projects and increasing capital in nine ongoing projects, ranking 11th among 60 countries and territories investing in Vietnam.
Opportunities to develop wind power
10:00 | 17/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - Athough there have been many specific mechanisms and policies implemented by the government, financial institutions and manufacturing businesses to support for businesses involved in the development of wind power in Vietnam, the sector has failed to prosper, posing a big question for both supporters and investors.
Real estate market warms up
09:35 | 16/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Construction, the real estate market has seen positive changes in the first 11 months of 2014, with the number of successful transactions increasing considerably, inventories falling and many projects resuming construction.
Encouraging Qatari investment
09:31 | 16/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - Vietnam will encourage and create favorable conditions for Qatari businesses to invest in airport, port, highway and farm produce production and processing projects in Vietnam, said Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a talk with Qatari Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani during his visit to Qatar on December 13 and 14.
Boosting EU investment
11:44 | 15/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - European countries have modern technologies, high financial capabilities and advanced management. Therefore, if Vietnam well exploits FDI flows from the EU, it will fulfill the goal of attracting FDI selectively for in-depth economic development.
Over VND20 trillion needed for iron ore exploration, mining and processing
11:27 | 14/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the plan for exploration, mining, processing and use of iron ore until 2020, with a vision towards 2030. The plan aims to complete 25 iron ore exploration projects, with a total capacity of about 294 million tonnes; put into operation two large-scale iron ore mines in Thach Khe (Ha Tinh Province) and Quy Xa (Lao Cai Province) and some small and medium-sized mines in the provinces of Ha Giang, Cao Bang, Lao Cai, Bac Kan, Thai Nguyen, Phu Tho, Thanh Hoa and Quang Ngai.
France provides additional funds for Hanoi metro
11:10 | 13/12/2014 Investment
(VEN) - On December 12 in Hanoi, Vietnamese Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh and French Ambassador to Vietnam Jean-Noel Poirier signed a financial protocol, under which the French government would provide an additional EUR85 million from its Emerging Markets Reserve (RPE) for Hanoi’s pilot urban railway line 3.