FDI still shows good signs
16:29 | 16/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - FDI attraction figures remain positive in 2014, Foreign Investment Business Association Deputy Chairman Nguyen Van Toan told Vietnam Economic News’ reporter Nguyen Hoa in a recent interview.
FDI in Hai Duong increases
08:07 | 15/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - In the first quarter of 2014, while many other localities fulfilled just 50 percent of their quarterly foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction plans, FDI in Hai Duong Province increased by 11.1 times compared with the same period of 2013.
Quang Ninh implements special economic zone model
14:08 | 11/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - An international conference on the experience and opportunities provided by developing special economic zones in Ha Long City attracted the participation of 400 domestic and foreign delegates and speakers. Quang Ninh Provincial People's Committee Chairman Nguyen Van Doc said that the conference contributed to affirming the province’s position and political determination in looking for new development models in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Mai Phuong.
It’s early to evaluate yearly FDI
08:33 | 10/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam in the first three months of this year accounted for only 50.4 percent of that recorded in the same period last year. However, experts said that it was too early to say that FDI would reduce in 2014.
Hanoi facilitates Japanese businesses
08:05 | 09/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - Hanoi would provide the best conditions for Japanese businesses, Hanoi People’s Committee Chairman Nguyen The Thao told a conference to promote Japanese investment and dialogue with Japanese businesses which was held at the end of this March in Hanoi.
Vietnamese investment in Cambodia soars
09:29 | 08/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - Vietnamese direct investment in Cambodia has increased sharply in recent years. Vietnam Economic News’ reporter Nguyen Hoa spoke with Le Minh Dien, Deputy Director of the Department of Foreign Economic Relations under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Enhancing links to create new impetus
09:02 | 03/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - At a seminar on improving links between foreign and domestic businesses held in Hanoi on March 26, many delegates said that Vietnam has had over 25 years attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) however, until now the links between FDI enterprises and domestic firms has remained loose. To strengthen this coordination, domestic enterprises need to make efforts themselves apart from support policies from the government.
GDP increases by 4.96 percent in first quarter
08:52 | 02/04/2014 Investment
(VEN) - The Ministry of Planning and Investment’s General Statistical Office said that gross domestic product (GDP) increased by 4.96 percent in the first quarter of this year compared with 5.97 percent in the same period of 2010, 5.9 percent in 2011, 4.75 percent in 2012 and 4.76 percent in 2013.
Japanese investment in Vietnam increases
14:09 | 26/03/2014 Investment
(VEN) - With an open business environment, Vietnam has become an attractive market to Japanese businesses. Many Japanese businesses have effectively invested in Vietnam and intend to increase their investment in the country.