COVID-19 presents opportunities to attract more FDI Business

COVID-19 presents opportunities to attract more FDI

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a serious impact on Vietnam’s economy but it’s also believed to create the conditions to attract more foreign direct investment (FDI) as there have been signs of a switch in capital flows away from China and to ASEAN member countries.
HCM City attracts over 1 billion USD in FDI Business

HCM City attracts over 1 billion USD in FDI

HCM City had lured over 1 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) this year as at March 20, down 33 percent compared to the same period last year, according to the city’s bureau of statistics.
Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months Videos

Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months

The inflow of foreign investment into Vietnam experienced a year-on-year drop of 23.6 percent in the first two months of the year to 6.47 billion USD, according to a report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Foreign Trade Agency.
Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months Business

Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months

The inflow of foreign investment into Vietnam experienced a year-on-year drop of 23.6 percent in the first two months of the year to 6.47 billion USD, according to a report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Foreign Trade Agency.
Hai Phong city to set up new industrial zones Business

Hai Phong city to set up new industrial zones

A number of new industrial zones (IZs) will be established in the northern port city of Hai Phong in the near future, said head of the provincial management board of economic zones Pham Van Moi.
January FDI surges 179 percent Business

January FDI surges 179 percent

Vietnam raked in 5.3 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first 20 days of 2020, a year-on-year surge of 179.5 percent, according to the Ministry of Investment and Planning.
Hanoi attracts most investment in 11 months Business

Hanoi attracts most investment in 11 months

Hanoi attracted the most foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam during the first 11 months of this year with 7 billion USD, accounting for nearly a quarter of the total, according to the Hanoi Department of Planning and Investment.
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.
The future of homestays in Vietnam Travel

The future of homestays in Vietnam

The number of people coming to Vietnam combining business with tourism has increased significantly in recent times, and is one of the reasons for arrival numbers to jump in recent years.
Hong Kong tops foreign investors in Vietnam Business

Hong Kong tops foreign investors in Vietnam

Hong Kong (China) topped the list of 66 countries and territories investing in Vietnam in January-February with a total investment of 4.3 billion USD, making up 51 percent of the new FDI inflow into the country.
FDI up 2.5 times in first two months of 2019 Business

FDI up 2.5 times in first two months of 2019

As of February 20, foreign investors have poured 8.47 billion USD into Vietnam, 2.5 times higher than the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.