A place for preliminary processing of vegetables of Phuoc An Cooperative in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Economic contribution of cooperatives in GDP falls sharply

A report by the Department of Cooperative Development under the Ministry of Planning and Investment showed that there were around 101,400 cooperative groups across the country, up 0.58 percent compared to that in 2003, attracting 1.34 million members, up 57.3 percent compared to that in 2003.
An above the ground stretch of Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC proposes to adjust total investment of two urban railway projects

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Office on Monday said that the committee had sent a document to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, proposing it to give the city assistance and guidance to adjust the total investment capital of two metro projects namely Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien and Ben Thanh-Tham Luong.
Over 30,000 bid packages implemented in online bidding system

Over 30,000 bid packages implemented in online bidding system

The Bidding Management Department under the Ministry of Planning and Investment said that after three-year implementation of the national e-bidding system from 2016-2018, over 30,500 bid packages were implemented.


Processing and manufacturing industry continued to attract most investments. (Photo: SGGP)

FDI capital makes new record

According to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, registered foreign capital reached US$14.59 billion in the first four months of this year, the highest level in the past four years.
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).

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.
FDI goes up nearly 82 percent in January

FDI goes up nearly 82 percent in January

According to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, there were 226 newly-licensed projects with total registered capital of $805 million by January 20, an increase of 36.1 percent in volume and 81.9 percent in value compared to the same period last year.

Van Don is targeting becoming one of the nicest cities for living in the Asia-Pacific region by 2050. (Photo: cafefland.vn)

Van Don EZ needs US$70.2 billion investment by 2050

The Van Don Economic Zone (EZ) in northeastern Quang Ninh province needs US$70.2 billion  by 2050 for its investment demands, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
Phu Quoc Island (Photo: SGGP)

Mekong Delta needs over $5.28 billion for green growth by 2025

The Mekong Delta needs about VND120 trillion (US$5.28 billion) for public investment to ensure green growth in the phases of 2016-2020 and 2021-2025, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment at a workshop yesterday.