FDI: Does it really benefit all of Vietnam?
14:29 | 25/02/2015 Investment
Although foreign direct investment (FDI) has created many jobs and stimulated competitiveness for local businesses over recent years, many citizens have raised concerns that its benefits have not been evenly distributed nationwide.
Southeast remains a leading investment attractor
09:40 | 29/01/2015 Investment
(VEN) - The southeastern region (including Ho Chi Minh City and Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Dong Nai and Binh Duong provinces) has become the biggest foreign direct investment (FDI) attractor as it accounts for 56 percent of all FDI projects and 46.64 percent of all registered FDI capital in Vietnam.
RoK firms wish to pour money into Tay Ninh IPs
15:23 | 28/01/2015 Investment
A delegation of 12 garment-textile businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) on January 27 had a working session with authorities of southern Tay Ninh province to explore the investment climate at local industrial parks.
Vietnam seeks Egyptian foreign investment
09:10 | 28/01/2015 Investment
The Embassy of Vietnam in Egypt in collaboration with the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce organized a workshop on January 26 in Cairo aimed at soliciting investment in the Southeast Asian nation.
ASEAN pours US$53 billion into Vietnam
10:15 | 26/01/2015 Investment
(VEN) - ASEAN investors poured US$53 billion into Vietnam in 2014 with 2,507 projects, accounting for 14 and 20 percent of Vietnam’s total investment projects and capital, respectively. According to experts, Vietnam is a promising destination in the eyes of ASEAN investors due to the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) at the end of this year.
Attracting FDI from UK : Measures to fill the gap
10:45 | 23/01/2015 Investment
(VEN) - For the last five years since Vietnam and the UK established strategic partnership, Vietnam attracted US$2.83 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) from the UK - but representatives from both sides believe these figures are too modest compared with the real potential of the two countries. To attract more investment from the UK, Vietnam needs to take combined measures.