The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap held a conference in its Cao Lanh city on December 4 to seek ways to boost trade and investment partnership with Champasak, Salavan provinces and Vientiane city of Laos.
Total newly-registered and added FDI capital in the first nine months this year reached USD17.15 billion, a year-on-year rise of 53.4%, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency.
By September 2015, Vietnam had 299 formed industrial zones (IZs) with a total natural area of nearly 84,000 hectares, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Department for Economic Zones Management.
Deputy Prime Minister (PM) Vu Van Ninh has guided state capital withdrawal from the Vietnam National Seaproducts Corporation (Seaprodex).
On August 18th, APL Logistics and TBS Group organised an inauguration ceremony for the largest single roof warehouse in Southeast Asia in Binh Thang ward, Di An town, Binh Duong province.
The special economic zone will be built in district 7 of Binh Chanh, Nha Be and Can Gio Districts to create driving force and break-through in production, business, exports and imports, investment attraction and trade development of Ho Chi Minh city in the coming years.
British architecture companies Atkins and Arup have begun work on a 460-metre skyscraper in Ho Chi Minh City, which will become Vietnam's tallest building on completion in 2017.
Vietnam's many achievements in socio-economic development over the past 30 years of doi moi (renewal) owed much to 20 years as recipients of significant Official Development Assistance (ODA).
Foreign firms have pumped hundreds of millions of US dollars into numerous real estate projects in Ho Chi Minh City as of late, attributed to an upswing in the real estate market after a long period of hibernation.
The Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Sacombank) has recently converted its subsidiary in Laos into Sacombank Laos, a wholly-owned subsidiary bank.
Vietnam and the European Union (EU) have basically concluded negotiations on the bilateral free trade agreement (EVFTA), announced Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang at a press conference in Hanoi on August 4.
(VNF) - The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) continues to support the “Strengthening the effectiveness of Vietnam Automated Cargo Clearance System (VNACCS)” technical cooperation project, which will officially start from August 1st.
The East-West Economic Corridor’s International Investment Trade and Tourism Fair (EWEC) opened in the central coastal city of Da Nang on July 30th.
As of July 20th, Vietnam had 1,068 newly-licensed projects; with a total newly registered capital of USD6.92 billion, a year-on-year rise of 1%, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency.
Shares and market liquidity rose significantly on both bourses on July 22 as high market demand pumped huge flows of money into blue chips and key shares.
Experts and investors see another booming year for M&A (mergers and acquisitions) in 2015 which is expected to beat the record of nearly 5 billion USD in value seen in 2012.
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has allowed some lenders to raise their credit growth ceiling this year in a move to boost economic growth, according to Thoi bao Ngan hang (Banking Times).