HCM City's waterways left unused Society

HCM City's waterways left unused

Despite the increasing challenges facing land transport, Ho Chi Minh City has yet to use nearly 1,000km of rivers and canals for the purpose.
Bac Giang expands industrial parks Business

Bac Giang expands industrial parks

The northern province of Bac Giang will plan the development of new industrial parks in the locality from 2020 – 2030, according to Tran Vu Thong, Vice Head of the province’s IP management board.
HCM City’s IPs draw 384 million USD in investment Business

HCM City’s IPs draw 384 million USD in investment

Export processing zones and industrial parks in Ho Chi Minh City attracted about 384 million USD in investment in the first six months of 2017, up 39 percent year on year, including nearly 160 million USD of foreign investment, a rise of 24 percent.
IP land occupancy rate reaches 73 percent Business

IP land occupancy rate reaches 73 percent

The occupancy rate in operational industrial parks (IPs) across the country has reached 73 percent, according to the Economic Zone Management Department under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Ha Nam aims to attract 150 projects in four years Business

Ha Nam aims to attract 150 projects in four years

The northern province of Ha Nam aims to lure 130-150 projects to its industrial parks (IP) in 2017-2020, with total investment of up to 50 trillion VND (2.19 billion USD), including 1.5-1.8 billion USD in foreign investment.
Bac Ninh takes lead in FDI attraction Business

Bac Ninh takes lead in FDI attraction

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.
Thai Binh licenses additional 24 projects Business

Thai Binh licenses additional 24 projects

Thai Binh has so far this year lured 24 projects with a total registered capital exceeding 2 trillion VND, up 41.2 percent in volume and doubling in value compared to the same period of 2016.
Businesses demand more HCM City government support Business

Businesses demand more HCM City government support

Ho Chi Minh City’s efforts to reform its administration and create conditions for businesses to develop have not met the expectation of many entrepreneurs, a meeting between the city’s leaders and businesses in HCM City on March 7 heard.