Bac Ninh takes lead in FDI attraction
08:45 | 12/04/2017 Investment
The northern province of Bac Ninh is leading the country in foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction, drawing over 2.6 billion USD from 14 newly-licensed projects and 48 capital-added projects in the first quarter of this year.
Major US business delegation visits Vietnam
10:07 | 30/03/2017 Investment
(VEN) - They met with top government officials, including Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, in a bid to understand the business environment and seek investment opportunities. It was the first such high-level delegation to visit Vietnam since President Donald Trump was elected last November.
Is Vietnam’s foreign investment strategy misguided?
09:24 | 29/03/2017 Investment
(VEN) - Despite their progress in recent years, Vietnamese industries still depend heavily on foreign direct investment (FDI). In fact, official data show that foreign-invested firms currently account for 50 percent of industrial production in Vietnam, and 70 percent of its total export value. For example, 100 percent of mobile phone exports are made or assembled by the foreign invested sector.
Quang Nam holds conference promoting investment
10:05 | 27/03/2017 Investment
The central province of Quang Nam held a conference on March 26, calling for investments in the automobile support industry, garment-textile, and entertainment services in coastal areas, hi-tech agriculture, and the pharmaceutical industry.