Da Nang city prioritises high technology projects Business

Da Nang city prioritises high technology projects

The central city of Da Nang will continue to prioritise investment projects with advanced technologies and high added value in the future, said Huynh Lien Phuong, Director of the municipal Investment Promotion and Support Board.
Capital of newly-established firms surges Business

Capital of newly-established firms surges

The number of newly-established businesses in the first quarter of this year reached 28,451 with the total registered capital of 375.5 trillion VND (16.14 billion USD), up 6.2 percent and 34.8 percent year-on-year, respectively.
Top legislators of Vietnam, RoK pledge to facilitate trade, investment Politics

Top legislators of Vietnam, RoK pledge to facilitate trade, investment

Chairwoman of the National Assembly of Vietnam Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Speaker of the Republic of Korea’s National Assembly Moon Hee-sang have pledged to facilitate trade and investment cooperation between the two countries as they attended the Vietnam-RoK trade and investment forum in Seoul.
FDI inflow helps Vietnam modernize technology Business

FDI inflow helps Vietnam modernize technology

The inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) has helped Vietnam access advanced technology in the world, said Director of the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment Do Nhat Hoang.
HCM City lures 1.28 billion USD in FDI in Q1 Business

HCM City lures 1.28 billion USD in FDI in Q1

Ho Chi Minh City reeled in 1.28 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the January-March period, 3.8 times higher than that the same period of 2017, via newly-licensed and added investments and share purchase.
Ha Nam aims to attract 150 projects in four years Business

Ha Nam aims to attract 150 projects in four years

The northern province of Ha Nam aims to lure 130-150 projects to its industrial parks (IP) in 2017-2020, with total investment of up to 50 trillion VND (2.19 billion USD), including 1.5-1.8 billion USD in foreign investment.
Business

Processing, manufacturing industry to create more jobs

The goods processing and manufacturing industry is expected to gain ground and expand its workforce through the rest of 2015, according to a labour market update released on July 20 by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and the General Statistics Office.
Business

Industrial production slows to 4.1 percent in Q1

Index of industrial production (IIP) in the first quarter of this year increased only 4.1 percent over the same period last year, the slowest level for the past five years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.

In last-year's economic downturn, the index still increased by 9.3 percent during the same period.