Cambodia lured more than $3.58 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2019. (Photo: phnompenhpost.com)

FDI flow into Cambodia picks up 11.7 percent in 2019

Cambodia lured more than US$3.58 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2019, a year-on-year surge of 11.7 percent, with Chinese investment accounting for 43 percent of the total figure, according to the National Bank of Cambodia (NBC).

Food processing at a Korean company in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Food processing industry attractive to FDI enterprises

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Vietnam is among top agro-forestry-aquatic product and food exporters in the world with export turnover growth of around 8-10 percent annually but raw material export still accounts for a large proportion.
A corner of Jakarta capital (Source: Asialink)

World Bank: Indonesia’s economy is facing numerous challenges

Indonesia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth could slow to 4.9 percent in 2020 and 4.6 percent in 2022 amid intensifying risks such as the escalating trade tension between China and the US, according to the World Bank.

Vietnamese enterprises have competitive edge when exporting processed food into the US market. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam should be cautious about taking advantage of US-China trade war

More than 300 participants participated in the Vietnam-US Trade Forum 2019 with the theme ‘Global Supply Chains Movement – Opportunities to Promote Bilateral Trade and Investment’ held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in association with the American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AmCham Vietnam) on September 6 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Foreign investors poured $22.63 billion into Vietnam in the first eight months of 2019 (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam attracts US$22.63 billion of FDI in eight months

Vietnam recorded US$22.63 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) registered in the first eight months of 2019, equivalent to 92.9 percent of the figure in the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Vietnam, Poland tighten cooperation in trade, investment

Vietnam, Poland tighten cooperation in trade, investment

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry – Ho Chi Minh City Branch recently collaborated with the Polish National Chamber of Commerce to hold the ‘Vietnam-Poland Trade Exchange’. The Polish business delegation participating in this trade promotion is operating in the fields of fresh food, processed food, fresh fruits, canned fruits, condensed fruit extracts, beef and chicken meat.
Workers at Japanese company, IGM, in District 7 in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Garment, textile industry regains attractiveness

With several free trade agreements having been signed recently, Vietnam has been strongly attracting foreign enterprises, especially in the sector of garment and textile accessories.
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.