Samsung imprinting essential role in fostering capital inflows

Samsung imprinting essential role in fostering capital inflows

Consecutive expansions from Samsung and other big foreign electronics groups have proved crucial in boosting Vietnam’s foreign-invested capital statistics for the first half of 2022.
Vietnam attracts nearly 5 billion USD of FDI in two months

Vietnam attracts nearly 5 billion USD of FDI in two months

Foreign investors have poured nearly 5 billion USD in Vietnam so far this year, equivalent to 91.5 percent of that in the same time last year, reported the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Fingers crossed for upwards trajectory in economic growth

Fingers crossed for upwards trajectory in economic growth

Although the emergence of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus threatens economic recovery, foreign experts still hold belief in the strong rebound of the Vietnamese economy in 2022.
Foreign capital flow in Vietnam tops 26 billion USD in 11 months

Foreign capital flow in Vietnam tops 26 billion USD in 11 months

Foreign direct investment (FDI) registered in Vietnam reached 26.46 billion USD as of November 20, up 0.1 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Thai Binh strives to become major destination for foreign investment

Thai Binh strives to become major destination for foreign investment

The northern province of Thai Binh has paid heed to improving its investment and business climate as it has defined foreign direct investment (FDI) as an important solution to promote socio-economic development.
Initiatives kickstarted to bolster investment attraction

Initiatives kickstarted to bolster investment attraction

Vietnam has maintained a clear policy line to draw in foreign investment and develop the local private sector. Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc talked with VIR’s Nguyen Huong about how the country has maintained an attractive investment climate in recent times.
Nine-month FDI inflows up 4.4 percent despite COVID-19

Nine-month FDI inflows up 4.4 percent despite COVID-19

Despite COVID-19 impacts, foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows into Vietnam during the first nine months of this year rose 4.4 percent year on year to 22.15 billion USD, reported the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment
Hai Phong aims to attract 1.5 billion USD in FDI in Q2

Hai Phong aims to attract 1.5 billion USD in FDI in Q2

The northern port city of Hai Phong targets 1.5 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the second quarter of 2021, according to head of the Management Board of Hai Phong Economic Zones Le Trung Kien.
Global kickstart to escalate investment

Global kickstart to escalate investment

As much as 10.13 billion USD worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) was injected into Vietnam in the first three months of the year to March 20, a year-on-year increase of 18.5 percent, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Rosy outlook for real estate investment

Rosy outlook for real estate investment 4

In 2020, Vietnam’s residential real estate prices continued rising, despite the major hit to the economy from COVID-19, and the country’s industrial real estate sector boomed, prompted by US-China trade tensions.
HCM City attracts 1.6 billion USD in FDI in first five months

HCM City attracts 1.6 billion USD in FDI in first five months

Ho Chi Minh City attracted a combined 1.6 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first five months of 2020, or 57.67 percent compared to the same period last year.