Improving investment environment: removing barriers, creating equality

Improving investment environment: removing barriers, creating equality

The total foreign investment capital in Vietnam in the first three months of this year was US$10.13 billion. According to many foreign enterprises, Vietnam is still the country with the safest and most attractive investment environment in Asia in the coming years. Meanwhile, many domestic enterprises complained that “there were still many thumbtacks under the red carpet".
Mr. Nguyen Thanh Phong, Chairman of the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, discusses with delegates at the conference. (Photo: SGGP)

Ten solutions to improve efficiency of investment environment in HCMC

Mr. Nguyen Thanh Phong, Member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Secretary of the City Party Committee, Chairman of the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, on March 19, chaired a conference to preliminarily summarize the activities of the working group on investment and collect opinion on the plan to improve the investment environment in 2021, with the attendance of Vice Chairman of the People's Committee of HCMC Le Hoa Binh and 15 enterprises from various sectors.
Customers go shopping at Aeon Mall Binh Tan. (Photo: SGGP)

FDI capital heavily shifts to Vietnam

37 Japanese enterprises had decided to invest in Vietnam. This is the latest information that the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) released at the end of December this year. According to analysts, not only Japanese enterprises but many foreign enterprises from Europe, the US, Singapore, and South Korea also choose Vietnam as their investment destination. It has made Vietnam become the safest and most attractive destination for foreign investors in 2021.
Electronic component production at MTEX Company (Japan) in HCMC. (Photo: SGGP)

FDI enterprises expand their supply chains in Vietnam

The risk of a new outbreak of Covid-19 in Europe and the US has been raising concerns that supply chains of raw materials for production will break again. Therefore, foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises that manufacture end products in Vietnam have been accelerating their capacity to expand domestic supply chains.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on investment and development cooperation is signed by Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee, Nguyen Thanh Phong (R) and General Director of AEONMALL Vietnam Co. Ltd. Tetsuyuki Nakagawa, It is part of the red-carpet w

Japanese PM visit to VN expected to create investment opportunities

The four-day official visit to Vietnam of Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga is expected to create investment opportunities for Japan’s businesses in Vietnam, said Head of the representative office of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) in HCMC, Hirai Shinji.
Workers at a Japanese firm in Linh Trung export processing zone, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

70 percent Japanese businesses to expand investment in Vietnam

Over 70 percent of Japanese businesses in a recent survey affirmed that they will expand investment, trading and production scale in Vietnam, said representative head of Japan External Trade Organization (Jetro) Takimoto Koji in HCMC at a meeting yesterday.
Workers at Japanese firms in Tan Thuan Export Processing Zone (Photo: SGGP)

JETRO appreciates HCMC’s attraction to Japanese investors

Deputy executive president of Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Yasukazu Irino appreciated the attraction of HCMC to foreign investors including Japanese firms at the meeting with chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday.