Singapore has 1,918 valid investment projects in Vietnam with the total registered capital of US$41.38 billion by the end of August, ranking third out of 122 nations and territories investing in the country.
Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Dinh La Thang yesterday received a special advisor to the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentary Alliance Takebe Tsutoma and Nidec Group Chairman of Japan Shigenobu Nagamori which has many investment projects in the city.
The central province of Nghe An People's Committee has targeted to attract more than 100 investment projects in 2017 bringing total investment capital up to VND 30 to 35 trillion and creating 13,000 to 15,000 new jobs for local laborers.
The southern province of Ba Ria- Vung Tau has set its target to attract 100 foreign projects with total registered investment capital of US$3 billion and 100 domestic projects with registered capital of VND50,000 billion (US$2.1 billion).
A number of agreements on investment projects in wind power, breeding and high-end resort construction, with a total capital of nearly VND9.5 trillion (US$431.8 million) were signed in the south central Ninh Thuận Province on Saturday.