Southeast region prepares for new FDI wave Business

Southeast region prepares for new FDI wave

The southeast region is preparing necessary conditions in infrastructure, administrative procedures and human resources to welcome a new wave of foreign direct investment (FDI), as investors have flocked to the region right from the beginning of this year.
Vietnam-RoK investment partnership thrives over three decades Business

Vietnam-RoK investment partnership thrives over three decades

Since the Republic of Korea (RoK) started to invest in Vietnam in the 1990s, especially since the two countries set up their bilateral diplomatic relations in 2009, the country has become an important investor of Vietnam with capital rising year after year.
SMEs supported to accelerate digital transformation, access finance Business

SMEs supported to accelerate digital transformation, access finance

The Enterprise Development Agency (EDA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) is coordinating with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in accelerating digital transformation and building capacity for broader access to finance, heard a workshop on July 26.
Vietnam draws over 10.8 billion USD of FDI in four months Business

Vietnam draws over 10.8 billion USD of FDI in four months

Vietnam attracted over 10.8 billion USD of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first four months of this year, equivalent to 88.3 percent of the amount recorded in the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).
USAID, MPI sign agreement to expand cooperation Business

USAID, MPI sign agreement to expand cooperation

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) of Vietnam signed an amendment to their bilateral partnership agreement to expand USAID’s support to include local capacity development.
MPI leader highlights principles for economic recovery solutions Politics

MPI leader highlights principles for economic recovery solutions

The building of economic recovery solutions will depend on the development of COVID-19, the progress of vaccination and the capacity of supplying COVID-19 treatment medicine, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung while appearing before the National Assembly for a question-and-answer session on November 12.
MPI leader highlights principles for economic recovery solutions Politics

MPI leader highlights principles for economic recovery solutions

The building of economic recovery solutions will depend on the development of COVID-19, the progress of vaccination and the capacity of supplying COVID-19 treatment medicine when the country switches to the new normal situation, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.
MPI supports digital transformation to improve business efficiency Business

MPI supports digital transformation to improve business efficiency

The Ministry of Planning and Investment is developing a draft programme to support digital transformation in enterprises, cooperatives and business households for 2021-2025, to meet the practical and urgent needs of the fourth industrial revolution and tackling the pandemic.
Incentives to be made more specific Business

Incentives to be made more specific

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has announced plans to issue more specific criteria for special investment incentives to better attract foreign direct investment (FDI).
 MPI: COVID-19 pandemic may affect GDP Business

MPI: COVID-19 pandemic may affect GDP

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) said it should not be too optimistic and subjective about economic growth given complicated developments of Covid-19 pandemic.