Home » Investment

Investment

Vietnam courts more Indian investment

Vietnam courts more Indian investment

Jan. 14 | Vietnam Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh welcomed hundreds of delegates operating in a wide cross section of industries to a seminar on January 11-13 in Gujarat state on the topic of doing business in Vietnam. Over the past few years, the annual two-way...

Vietnam invests US$19 billion abroad

Vietnam invests US$19 billion abroad

Sep. 18 | Vietnam had invested US$19 billion in 890 projects in 63 countries and territories worldwide by July this year. Most of the projects operated in the fields of oil and gas, industrial tree planting, electricity production, and telecommunications. Laos,...

Vietnam is an ideal investing destination to Singaporean business

Vietnam is an ideal investing destination to Singaporean business

Sep. 3 | The Government of Singapore (GIC) Fund unexpectedly announced it had become a big shareholder of Vinasun (VNS) after wrapping up a deal to buy 4.5 million VNS shares, or 7.96 percent of chartered capital. With the current price of VND45,000 per share,...

Vietnam’s first ETF lures investor interest

Vietnam’s first ETF lures investor interest

Aug. 13 | Managed by Vietfund Management Company, the fund had a minimum initial capital of VND50 billion (US$2.35 million). However, Pham Khanh Lynh, deputy general director of the company, believed VFMVN30 could raise VND100 billion (US$4.7 million) as soon as...

US firms ratchet up investment

US firms ratchet up investment

Aug. 7 | The number of foreign trade representative visits to Vietnam during the first half of the year are an auspicious sign US investment in the country is not about to wane anytime soon, economic experts say. Paving way for small US businesses Early this year,...

Samsung selects Vietnam as site for US$982 million facility

Samsung selects Vietnam as site for US$982 million facility

Jul. 17 | Samsung Electronics has select Vietnam over the Republic of Korea (RoK) as the location for a new factory to produce mobile phones, according to an article by editorial writer Choi Yong-hae on Donga Ilbo newspaper (East Asia Daily). The article said that...

Japan Desk debuts in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

Japan Desk debuts in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

Jul. 2 | The working team’s tasks will be focused on enhancing coordination between local authorities in solving difficulties facing Japanese investors in Vietnam,promoting the image of Ba Ria-Vung Tau province, and improving investment promotion capacity by...

Quang Ninh hosts foreign investment forum

Quang Ninh hosts foreign investment forum

Jun. 30 | Provincial authorities revealed at the conference that over 130 delegations of foreign investors, including conglomerates like Las Vegas Sands, Texthong and Amata groups, have conducted recent fact-finding tours of Quang Ninh seeking cooperation opportunities. Economic...

European business confidence continues rising

European business confidence continues rising

Jun. 19 | Business confidence and outlook among European businesses in Vietnam have continued to increase this quarter, according to EuroCham Business Climate Index survey. The survey, conducted by the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham), shows that...

Challenges to Vietnam’s FDI attraction

Challenges to Vietnam’s FDI attraction

Jun. 17 | The government is committed to augmenting the country’s attractiveness as a safe and hospitable investment destination with developed infrastructure facilities and a young talented workforce. Ironing out snags to raise competitive edge As of May 2014,...