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WTO accession helps Hai Duong succeed: paper

After seven years of Vietnam's integration into the global economy, there have been prominent developments in foreign direct investment and goods export in the northern province of Hai Duong. Insight by the Hai Duong Newspaper online.
FDI disbursement up 3.3 percent in January Business

FDI disbursement up 3.3 percent in January

Capital disbursement by foreign-invested projects reached 465 million USD in January, representing a year-on-year increase of 3.3 percent, the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment announced on Feb. 7.
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Dong Nai strives to become industrialised by 2015

Vietnam Economic News talked with Chairman of Dong Nai province People's Committee Dinh Quoc Thai about the province’s socio-economic achievements obtained in the first nine months of this year as well as tasks, targets and solutions in the 2013-2015 period, a critical period for Dong Nai to become an industrialised and modernised province by 2015.
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Samsung’s billion-dollar project accelerates FDI inflow

With the newly licensed 1.2 billion USD Samsung Electro-Mechanics project in northern Thai Nguyen province, the flow of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Vietnam looks likely to witness a robust growth this year.

The new factory is the sixth billion-dollar project (accounting for both newly licensed and capital- increased projects) in Vietnam so far this year.
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Vietnam real estate market still attractive to foreign investors

While Vietnam's real estate market continues to "plunge” and many local investors are trying to find a way to get out, but by contrast it is drawing great attention from foreign investors. This signals a sharp trend of transaction and mergers and acquisitions (M & A) in the real estate sector in the future. Following is a report by the Vietnam Business Forum.
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Singapore sends FDI skywards

Foreign direct investment (FDI) registered during the first seven months of this year surged by 19.6 percent over the same period last year to 11.91 billion USD.
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Dong Nai lures foreign investment

The southern province of Dong Nai attracted 567 million USD of foreign investment in the first five months of 2013, fulfilling 61 percent of its yearly target, the provincial Planning and Investment Department has reported.
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Dong Nai sees rising foreign investment

More than 800 million USD in foreign direct investment has been disbursed so far this year in the southern province of Dong Nai, the highest figure since 2008, said provincial Department of Planning and Investment director Bo Ngoc Thu.
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Overseas investment takes a dive

Overseas investment has fallen by 30 percent compared to the first ten months of last year, despite new investment licences having been granted for nearly 70 projects by the end of October 2012.
RoK businesses informed about tax policies Business

RoK businesses informed about tax policies

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) held a dialogue with businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) businesses in Ho Chi Minh City on September 21 on tax policies and administrative procedures.