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Southeast Asia – attractive investment destination in 2019

World

Southeast Asia – attractive investment destination in 2019

Southeast Asia has surpassed China to become the region most likely to produce the best investment returns, as the ongoing trade war between China and the US puts a chill on the world’s second-largest economy, according to a survey at the recent Asian Financial Forum 2019.

Japan's Sojitz buys Vietnam’s Saigon Paper

Business

Japan's Sojitz buys Vietnam’s Saigon Paper

Japanese trading house Sojitz has purchased Vietnam's Saigon Paper for about 10 billion JPY (91.2 million USD), inking a deal to tap the fast-growing demand for cardboard and tissue paper in the Southeast Asian country, according to Nikkei Asian Review. ​

Vietnam welcomes RoK investors: Party leader

Politics

Vietnam welcomes RoK investors: Party leader

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong affirmed that Vietnam will continue to create favourable conditions for foreign investors, including those from the Republic of Korea, to run their operations in Vietnam smoothly.

Electronics giants inject enormous investment in Vietnam

Business

Electronics giants inject enormous investment in Vietnam

Vietnam is emerging as an ideal venue for such big international groups Samsung, Intel and LG thanks to its lower-cost labour, geographic location and strong retail market with a population of over 90 million people, radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported on July 29.

Vietnam hopes to woo more Japanese investors

Business

Vietnam hopes to woo more Japanese investors

Vietnam considers Japan to be a prioritised market for trade promotion activities and is working hard to attract more investment from the Northeast Asian giant, according to Nguyen Van Trung, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment.

Key industrialisation planned for 2020

Business

Key industrialisation planned for 2020

Five to seven industries will be selected as national key industries under a draft industrialisation strategy for the period until 2020, which is expected to be submitted to the Government by June.

Japan’s largest chemical producer invests in VN

Business

Japan’s largest chemical producer invests in VN

Japan's Shin-Etsu Chemical Co will set up two companies specialising in manufacturing silicone-based materials for high-brightness LED lights, and refining rare earth minerals, with a total investment of 5 billion JPY (roughly 64 million USD).