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Vietnam remains Southeast Asia’s bright star: ASEAN specialist

06/17/2024 18:12 - Vietnam remains a "bright star" of the Southeast Asian region despite power shortages and a weakened realty market last year, according to Kai Wei Ang, an ASEAN economist at the BofA Securities Inc., which is previously the Bank of America Merrill Lynch.


Economic milestones of Vietnam in 2019

12/30/2019 14:23

One of the fastest economic growth rates in the region, the signing of free trade and investment protection deals with the EU and the Politburo’s first-ever resolution on foreign investment attraction were among the top 10 economic events of Vietnam

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FDI inflow makes new 10-year record in 2019

12/26/2019 16:13 - Total inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Vietnam amounted to US$38.02 billion this year to December 20, a 10-year high, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

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Garment and textile exports increase 10.5% in seven months

08/11/2019 17:02 - The export revenue of Vietnam’s garment and textile industry was estimated at US$18.34 billion in the first seven months of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 10.5%, according to a report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

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Việt Nam's industrial production rises 9.4 per cent in five months

06/03/2019 12:30

Việt Nam’s industrial production index (IIP) rose 9.4 per cent in the first five months of 2019, driven by growth in thenbsp;processing and manufacturing industry, powernbsp;production and distribution, and water supply and waste treatment, data from


FDI sets record in Q1/2019

03/27/2019 07:17 - Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first quarter of 2019 hit a record of US$ 10.8 billion in registered capital.

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Two-month FDI attraction increases 2.5 times

02/27/2019 17:09 - Vietnam posted a total foreign direct investment (FDI) capital of approximately US$8.47 billion by February 20, 2019, 2.5 times higher than the same period in 2018, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

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Hanoi urged to change mindset with regards to fdi attraction and use

01/30/2019 14:29 - Hanoi should change its mindset when it comes to attracting and using foreign direct investment (FDI) capital / because of all the new emerging requirements, opportunities, and challenges.


Vietnam – one of best investment havens: PM

01/25/2019 11:08 - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a dialogue with executives of nearly 40 multinational groups in Davos, Switzerland, on January 23 (local time). The activity was within the framework of the ongoing World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting 2019.

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Plan to improve FDI attraction under discussion

01/15/2019 09:29

The assessment of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) attraction must be realistic and systematically in order to tackle shortcomings and meet new domestic and global context, said Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ.


Hanoi continues to be most attractive FDI destination

12/26/2018 00:00 - Hanoi continues to lead the country in drawing foreign direct investment (FDI) with more than US$7.5 billion poured into the capital since the beginning of 2018, a 2.18-fold increase against the previous year.


VN needs to prepare for economic slowdown despite unlike global crisis

12/06/2018 08:59

A global financial crisis was unlikely to happen in the next few years but Việt Nam needed to prepare itself for a slowing global economy, former Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Khoan said on Wednesday.

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FDI disbursements hit US$16.5 billion in 11 months

12/01/2018 13:19 - Disbursements of foreign direct investment (FDI) reached US$16.5 billion in the first 11 months of the year, up 3.1% compared with the same period of 2017, according to the General Statistics Office.

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New FDI attraction policy to be discussed

07/11/2018 09:50 - On Thursday, in Hanoi, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance held a seminar on "Investment incentives and associated transactions: current situation and solutions".

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Positive outlook forecast for Vietnam’s economy in 2018

06/25/2018 09:16 - The outlook for Vietnam’s economic growth in 2018 is quite bright thanks to positive economic performance in the first quarter, said Tran Quoc Phuong, Director of the Ministry of Planning and Investment's National Economic Issues Department.

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World Bank backs Việt Nam’s ’robust’ economic progress

06/15/2018 08:59

Việt Nam’s economy is forecast to continue improving, with gross domestic product expected to expand by 6.8 per cent this year, said the World Bank in its latest economic update for Việt Nam.nbsp;


HCM City boosts administrative reform to become smart city

05/07/2018 06:05

Last year, Ho Chi Minh City attracted US$6.6 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI). In the first quarter of this year, FDI totaled US$1.4 billion and the city is calling for FDI resources for key projects, including a plan for a smart city

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FDI disbursement up, inflow of capital down

05/02/2018 08:59

Việtnbsp;Nam’s foreign direct investment (FDI) disbursement continued a positive trend in the first four months of 2018 while there was a reduction in the registered FDI capital.


Property market gets $77.6mn in FDI in January

02/05/2018 16:29

Foreign investors pumped in a total of US$77.6 million in the real estate market in January, according to statistics of the Foreign Investment Agency.


VN, South Korea seek stronger partnership

12/07/2017 10:22

Enterprises from Việt Nam and South Korea are encouraged to tap unexploited potential to foster co-operation based on common interests and individual strengths of each country in the face of opportunities and challenges arising from the 4th Industria


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