Da Nang attracts foreign professionals hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Source: VNA)

Da Nang (VNA) – There are currently 1,142 foreigners working in the central city of Da Nang, of which 330 hold top corporate positions.

The figures were released by the municipal Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

The agency said 80 percent of the group are experts, engineers, managers and teachers, while the rest are technicians.

Da Nang is home to 474 businesses employing foreigners from 49 countries and territories.

According to a survey conducted by HSBC in late December 2015, Vietnam is regarded as the most attractive country in Asia for expats.

68 percent of the 22,000 survey participants working in Vietnam – foreign employees from all over the world - said they could save more money in Vietnam than in other Asian nations.-VNA