US companies in agriculture to visit Cambodia World

US companies in agriculture to visit Cambodia

A mission of major US companies in agriculture will visit Cambodia in February 2020 to seek investment opportunities in agriculture and agro-industry, US Ambassador to Cambodia W. Patrick Murphy has told Minister of Agriculture Veng Sakhon.
Remittances to Vietnam to further rise in 2019 Business

Remittances to Vietnam to further rise in 2019

Remittances to Vietnam are likely to further increase in 2019 because overseas Vietnamese people believe in the stability of the economy and see better investment opportunities, economist Nguyen Tri Hieu said.
Vietnam attracts 31.8 billion USD in FDI in 11 months Business

Vietnam attracts 31.8 billion USD in FDI in 11 months

Vietnam attracted 31.8 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first 11 months of 2019, up 3 percent year-on-year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Japanese firms seek investment opportunities in Can Tho Business

Japanese firms seek investment opportunities in Can Tho

Can Tho city attracted the largest number of Japanese businesses who came to the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) in Ho Chi Minh City to learn about the investment environment in Vietnam’s southern provinces and cities, a JETRO official has said.
Son La delegation visits UK’s Newhaven city Politics

Son La delegation visits UK’s Newhaven city

A high-level delegation from the northwestern province of Son La, led by Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Hoang Quoc Khanh, recently had meetings with authorities of Newhaven town in the UK’s East Sussex county.
Hong Kong fund introduces MSCI Vietnam ETF Business

Hong Kong fund introduces MSCI Vietnam ETF

Hong Kong-based investment firm Premia Partners, one of the top 8 exchange trade fund (ETF) issuers in Hong Kong, has announced the listing of Premia MSCI Vietnam ETF to seek investment opportunities in Vietnam.
Indonesian President shares vision in second term World

Indonesian President shares vision in second term

The Indonesian government will prioritise infrastructure development and more investment opportunities to create more jobs and bolster growth in the coming time, Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo has said.
Prompt action needed to take advantage of FTAs Business

Prompt action needed to take advantage of FTAs

Opportunities provided by free trade agreements (FTAs) will only exist on paper if local authorities and enterprises do not take prompt and concrete actions to take advantage, experts said at a meeting in Hanoi on July 10.
US works to attract Vietnamese investors: VOA Business

US works to attract Vietnamese investors: VOA

US economic officials have been holding events in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City throughout the year to lure Vietnamese firms into joining a delegation to Washington, DC, which is scheduled for June 10-12, to explore investment opportunities, reported the Voice of America (VOA).