11-month FDI disbursement hits record high Business

11-month FDI disbursement hits record high

The disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam went up 15.1% between January and November to some 19.6 billion USD, the highest 11-month figure over the past five years.
Newly-established, re-operating enterprises up over 33% Business

Newly-established, re-operating enterprises up over 33%

Vietnam saw nearly 194,700 newly established and re-operating enterprises in the first 11 months of 2022, up 33.2% over the same period in 2021, according to the Business Registration Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Workshop spotlights Vietnam-Canada investment opportunities Business

Workshop spotlights Vietnam-Canada investment opportunities

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI)'s Branch in Ho Chi Minh City and Intrinsic Innovations Vietnam – a non-profit incubator based in Alberta, Canada – co-organised a workshop on Vietnam-Canada investment opportunities in the southern economic hub on December 2.
11-month public investment disbursement up nearly 20% Business

11-month public investment disbursement up nearly 20%

An estimated 445.9 trillion VND (over 18.18 billion USD) of investment capital sourced from the State budget was disbursed in the first 11 months of 2022, equivalent to 74.9% of this year’s target and rising19.9% year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
11-month FDI disbursement hits record high Business

11-month FDI disbursement hits record high

The disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam went up 15.1% between January and November to some 19.68 billion USD, the highest 11-month figure over the past five years, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Indonesia needs 179 bln USD for upstream oil, gas industry World

Indonesia needs 179 bln USD for upstream oil, gas industry

Indonesia's upstream oil and gas industry needs 179 USD in investment to meet the high demand for new and renewable energy to support the national energy transition, according to Upstream Oil and Gas Special Regulatory Task Force (SKK Migas).
Japanese firms highly value HCM City’s investment environment Business

Japanese firms highly value HCM City’s investment environment

Ho Chi Minh City is an attractive investment destination for Japanese businesses thanks to its both development potential and mechanism to accompany and support investors, heard a seminar held by the Investment & Trade Promotion Centre of HCM City (ITPC) and the Japanese Business Association of Ho Chi Minh City (JCCH) on November 30.
Thailand promotes investment in electric vehicle production World

Thailand promotes investment in electric vehicle production

More and more foreign investors are interested in the possibility of investing in the production of electric vehicles (EVs) in Thailand thanks to measures to attract investment, encourage the use of EVs as well as an increase in local demand for the products.
 Improving labour productivity crucial to sustainable economic growth: experts Business

Improving labour productivity crucial to sustainable economic growth: experts

Increasing labour productivity is an important factor to promote economic growth in the long run, and is a prerequisite for Vietnam to narrow its development gap with other regional countries and fulfill the goal of becoming a developed country with high income by 2045, said Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Quoc Phuong.
Three factors keep Vietnam’s economy humming along Business

Three factors keep Vietnam’s economy humming along

Infrastructure investment, trade environment and competitive wages are three factors that keep Vietnam’s economy humming along and its growth numbers positive, according to an article published on the vietnam-briefing.com.