Agriculture is the strength of the Mekong Delta

More than US$22 billion of FDI capital invested in Mekong Delta provinces

Mrs. Huynh Thien Trang, deputy director of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry – Can Tho Branch, said at a conference held on August 6 to welcome import enterprises from Singapore and other countries to Can Tho City to study the potential and business opportunities here that Mekong Delta provinces were invested more than US$22 billion from the foreign direct investment (FDI) capital.
M&A deals' value nears US$5.43 billion in seven months

M&A deals' value nears US$5.43 billion in seven months

Total value of merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in Vietnam has nearly reached US$5.43 billion in the first seven months of this year and is expected to touch $7.6 billion this year.
Pharmaceutical manufacturing for domestic market. (Photo: SGGP)

Domestic market attracts foreign enterprises

The Ministry of Industry and Trade said that from August 7 to 10 this year, more than 550 food and beverage manufacturing enterprises and 400 medical and pharmaceutical ones from 35 countries will participate in exhibitions to explore investment opportunities in Vietnam.
Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad speaks during a press conference on May 25 (Source: Bernama)

Malaysia attracts more foreign investment to boost economy

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on May 25 that the Government is looking to attract more foreign investment to foster the national economy and strengthen the ringgit – the local currency.
Workers process food at a Korean company in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Foreign investment pumped heavily into Vietnam

Since the beginning of this year, total foreign capital pumped into Vietnamese market has nearly reached US$15 billion, an increase of 81 percent over the same period last year, with the highest investment from China followed by South Korea and Singapore.
Vietnam expects large-scale FDI projects

Vietnam expects large-scale FDI projects

Although in the first four months of this year, registered foreign investment capital into Vietnam hit a record high, there was no large-scale project. According to experts from the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the first-billion-dollar project this year will possibly be a project from Hong Kong (China): Weijia Textiles Vina.
Vietnam needs foreign direct investments in fiber, dyeing and raw fabric. (Photo: SGGP)

Garment, textile industry expected to lure much foreign investment this year

Many economic experts at the global textile and apparel supply chain conference held the first time in Ho Chi Minh City said that Vietnam will be an attractive destination for foreign garment and textile companies this year so the country must be cautious and selective about this capital source so as to avoid being applied trade protectionism measures by import markets.
Deputy Minister Vu Dai Thang delivered his speech in the launching ceremony

National investment information system project kicked off

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) yesterday hosted the launching ceremony for the project ‘Development of the National Investment Information System (NIIS) for Private Sector’ in Hanoi. The project will be jointly conducted by MPI and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA).

State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi at the Invest Myanmar Summit in Nay Pyi Taw (Photo: EPA)

Myanmar strives to lure foreign investment

State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi on January 28 urged global investors to pour their money into Myanmar, seeking to offset the negative impact of the Rohingya crisis and slow pace of economic reforms.