Tra Vinh set to work harder to lure investors
16:18 | 30/04/2017 Investment
The Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh will apply comprehensive measures to attract more investors, including increasing the provincial competitiveness index (PCI) and creating a smooth and favourable business environment.
Bac Ninh, a provincial success story
13:32 | 29/04/2017 Investment
(VEN) - By the end of March 2017, Bac Ninh Province had attracted nearly 1,000 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects with total registered capital of more than US$15 billion, ranking sixth among 62 provinces and cities nationwide in attracting FDI.
Retail market attracts foreign investors
10:37 | 26/04/2017 Investment
(VEN) - The Global Retail Development Index (GRDI) announced annually by the American global management consulting firm AT Kearney shows that Vietnam remains among the 30 most attractive retail markets worldwide.
Binh Duong Province ahead of investment
15:51 | 24/04/2017 Investment
(VEN) - In the first quarter of 2017, Binh Duong Province - immediately to the north of Ho Chi Minh City - attracted investment capital of US$1.34 billion, up 250 percent from the same period in 2016 and accounting for 96 percent of the 2017 target.
EU investment disproportionate to potential
13:18 | 22/04/2017 Investment
(VEN) - Investors from EU countries so far have invested in 1,959 projects in Vietnam with total registered capital of more than US$21.56 billion, accounting for 8.5 percent of the total number of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in the country and 7.2 percent of the total amount of registered capital. These results are said to be incommensurate with the potential of both sides. However, economists believe there will be opportunities for Vietnam to attract more FDI from the EU.
FDI soars in Q1
11:07 | 21/04/2017 Investment
(VEN) - Vietnam attracted US$7.71 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first three quarter of 2017, a rise of 77.6 percent compared with the same period last year. The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) attributed the strong increase in FDI to the presence of large projects.
PM witnesses capital flow of VND126 trillion into Binh Thuan
09:21 | 20/04/2017 Investment
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc witnessed Binh Thuan province’s granting of investment licences to 14 projects worth VND43 trillion (US$1.89 billion) and signing of a memoranda of understanding (MoUs) on investment registration for 20 projects worth over VND83 trillion (US$3.65 billion) at a provincial investment promotion conference held in Phan Thiet city on April 19.