Vietnam Investment News

Infrastructure Investment Among Top Priorities Over Next Five Years

Investment in key infrastructure projects should be a priority in the next five years to give strong boost to socio-economic development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. The Government chief made the statement at a meeting held on Thursday to discuss orientations for allocation of public investment capital in 2021-2025 period. Total public investment for […]

Program supporting enterprises in optimising opportunities from EVFTA debuts

A cooperation programme to help businesses to optimise advantages from the EU-Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) through the Viet Nam-EU e-commerce platform made debut on March 26. The program was signed among the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Department of E-Commerce and Digital Economy, the Viet Nam Institute of Business Management Science and […]

FDI Inflows Reach Over US$10 Billion In Jan-Mar Period

As of March 20, foreign direct investment capital inflows to Viet Nam increased by 18.5% to US$10.13 billion, according to Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment. Of the above figure, newly registered capital reached US$7.2 billion, up 30.6% over the same period last year while adjusted capital grew by 97.4% […]

Foreign investment continues to flow into VN

The opening month of 2021 saw more than 300 foreign enterprises planning to make new investments, expand investment or explore the investment environment in Viet Nam, which shows that the country continues to be an attractive destination in Asia. Numerous advantages According to a report by the global economic research agency under The Economist Intelligence […]

European business leaders show optimism for 2021

European business leaders ended 2020 more optimistic about Vietnam’s trade and investment environment than at any point since the outbreak of Covid-19, according to the Business Climate Index (BCI) from the European Chamber of Commerce. The BCI is a regular barometer of EuroCham members and their perceptions of the business environment. Each quarter, it tracks […]

2021 January FDI tops US$1.5 billion

Foreign investors had poured US$1.51 billion into Viet Nam as of January 20, a 4.1% increase over the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI). Singapore topped the list of the 33 countries and territories investing in Viet Nam, with US$680.7 million, accounting for 33.8% of the total. China was […]

VietNam – bright spot in FDI attraction

A virtual business forum on Viet Nam investment environment with the participation of approximately 500 international business leaders was held on September 7. The event with entitled “Viet Nam – The Rising Star: Capitalising investment opportunities in Viet Nam post COVID-19” was jointly organised by the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the State Bank of Viet […]

Nearly 35,000 businesses cease operations in Q1

Almost 35,000 enterprises withdrew from the market in the first quarter of this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, according a survey conducted by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI). Almost 35,000 enterprises withdrew from the market in thefirst quarterof this year due to the ongoingCOVID-19pandemic, according a survey conducted by the […]

Vietnam eyes GDP growth of 7 percent in next five years

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued Directive No. 118/CT-TTg on building a socio-economic development plan for the 2021-25 period. Ministries, sectors and localities nationwide have been asked to determine core issues for the next five years, especially the target to obtain GDP growth of about 7 percent in the period. The PM noted that […]