Phu My Hung urban area, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City (Source: VNA)

HCMC attracts over US$1.55 billion in FDI in Q1

Ho Chi Minh City attracted over US$1.55 billion in foreign direct investment in the first quarter of this year, up 20.4 percent year-on-year, according to the municipal People’s Committee.

Duong River Surface Water Plant project in Hanoi receives investment from Germany. (Photo: SGGP)

FDI capital into Vietnam makes new record

Registered foreign direct investment capital in the first quarter of this year hit a three-year high with US$10.8 billion, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Ho Chi Minh City ​leads the country in FDI attraction - Illustrative image (Source: VNA)

Ho Chi Minh City tops nation in FDI attraction

Ho Chi Minh City tops the nation in terms of foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction, 30 years since the first foreign investor was allowed to operate in Vietnam on January 1, 1988.
Cell phone part manufacturing at a Korean firm in the northern province of Thai Nguyen (Photo: VNA)

FDI disbursement reaches $1.7 billion

Disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects reached US$1.7 billion during the first two months this year, increasing nearly 10 percent over the same period last year.

Saigon Hi-Tech Park attracts lot of FDI firms

HCMC attracts most FDI capital worth $1.05 billion

HCMC continued attracting most foreign direct investment (FDI) capital in the first two months this year with the registered funds of US$1.05 billion, accounting for 31.27 percent of total investment capital.
Auto tire production at Southern Rubber Industry Joint Stock Company or Casumina (Photo: SGGP)

30 years of FDI attraction: capital increase but technology unexpected

After exceeding last year target of US$25 billion to reach $28 billion in October, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) capital attraction obtained the new record of $35 billion for the entire year, the highest level for the last ten years. Disbursement approximated $17 billion, the highest ever level.

People wait for their turn to complete tax procedures at the Hanoi Tax Department.(Photo: VNA/VNS)

Government committed to slash business costs

This year, the Vietnamese Government intends to further slash business costs and regulations as well as fostering co-operation between domestic enterprises and their foreign direct investment (FDI) counterparts.

Three out of five billion dollar projects in 2017 are BOT projects in energy field

Vietnam certificates five billion US dollar projects in 2017

Foreign direct investment (FDI) capital registered to Vietnam topped US$29.68 billion with the impressive return of billion US dollar projects, according to head of Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment Do Nhat Hoang.
Semiconductor production at a Japanese business in Tan Thuan Export Processing Zone (Photo: SGGP)

Foreign firms stream to Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City received nearly 800 businesses from 15 nations and territories learning about local market and investment opportunities in December this year. Economic experts forecast that the number of companies coming to HCMC and Vietnam will continue increasing next year.