With preferential policies on land investment and value-added and corporate taxes for enterprises, the number of investment projects for key exports is expected to increase.
Foreign-invested companies in the southern region are speeding up investments and preparing for opportunities as Việt Nam is poised to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Tran-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
Việt Nam is one of top targets for cross-border investment, according to PwC’s survey released recently.
"If you are working hard but seeing little to no increase in sales, this could be attributed to a lack of understanding about human behaviors", said Ted Chong, founder of Ice Cube Marketing, a direct response digital marketing agency in Singapore.
Merely 20% of Vietnamese enterprises have invested in building brands with the focus on the domestic market and have yet to register their brands in foreign markets.
The Vietnamese Government and the European Commission (EC) have pledged to carry out the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Investment Protection Agreement (IPA) in a timely and effective manner.
Ten investors have pledged to invest more than VND35 trillion (US$1.52 billion) into 16 tourism development projects in the northern province of Bac Giang.
Vietnam has experienced 30 years of successfully attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) and more opportunities stay ahead. Caitlin Wiesen, UNDP country director in Vietnam, writes about the need for the country to shift the FDI focus from quantity to quality.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that Vietnam vows to create the best business environment for Japanese enterprises and urged them to expand activities in the country and increase connections with local firms.
Vietnam and New Zealand on October 4 agreed to continue facilitating trade and investment between the two countries and providing broader access for agricultural products to each other’s market.
Hong Kong-based on-demand logistics company Lalamove on Wednesday officially announced its entry into Hà Nội, one year after it started operations in HCM City.
Đồng Tháp Province in the Mekong Delta region has become a magnet for foreign investment, especially those from Australia, speakers said on September 27 at an investment conference held in HCM City.
A conference will be held on October 4 to look back on the last 30 years of Vietnam’s efforts to attract foreign direct investment (FDI), said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.
The central province of Quang Tri has recently drawn many investment projects in hi-tech and organic agriculture, contributing to restructuring the agricultural sector toward creating clean products with high added value.
The Government has recently decided to increase price of wind power to encourage the development of this energy after eight years imposing the Feed in Tariff (Fit) of 7.8 US cent/kWh, which is said to be too low for investors to overcome perceived risks.
After five years of development, VSIP Quang Ngai has become a haven for investors in the central province of Quang Ngai as well as an important driver of socioeconomic development in the province.
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang is calling for investment in 81 projects in fields such as tourism, commerce, the environment and high-tech agriculture.