Vietnam registered to invest 303.5 million USD abroad in the first 11 months of this year, plus 55 million USD worth of additional capital for existing overseas projects (Illustrative photo: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam registered to invest 303.5 million USD abroad in the first 11 months of this year, plus 55 million USD worth of additional capital for existing overseas projects.

Statistics from the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment showed that Vietnam’s overseas investments were mainly in the financial and banking sector, which made up 29.5 percent of total registered capital.

It was followed by agro-forestry-fishery sector (19.1 percent) and manufacturing and processing industry (14.2 percent).

In January-November, Vietnam invested in 35 countries and territories, with Laos being the top destination with 97.6 million USD in registered capital, followed by Australia with 52.7 million USD and Slovakia with 35.9 million USD.-VNA