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Vietnam has attracted more than US$14 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first half of 2022, and electronic giant Samsung has attained its position as the largest investor thanks to its additional large-scale investments.

Vietnam continues to be one of the top FDI receivers in ASEAN

Vietnam continues to be a magnet to foreign direct investment (FDI) in ASEAN as it is transforming into a production base for tech giants.

HCM City calls for EU investment in nearly 200 projects

Ho Chi Minh City is calling for investment into 197 projects in ten key areas, an official told the Vietnam-Europe Business Forum in the southern largest economic hub on June 30.

Vietnam attracts more than 14 billion USD of FDI in H1

Vietnam reached more than 14 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first six months of 2022, announced the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

India conglomerate pledges to invest 10 billion USD in Vietnam

A joint venture between India’s Adani Group and Vietnam’s Anh Phat Investment Construction & Trading JSC has been approved by authorities of Da Nang to start studying the development of a major seaport in the central city.

Additionally-registered and share-purchased FDI soars sharply in first half of 2022

Despite newly-registered FDI dropping in the first half of the year, additionally-registered and share-purchased investments increased significantly on-year.

Local authorities warned of easy discipline when receiving FDI

Experts have pointed out that many localities accept small-scale foreign-invested projects which don’t have much significance to the localities, and allocate too much land to these projects.

Vietnam considered promising destination for world’s big names

Vietnam is said to be a destination for many major companies in the world, as the disruption of production activities due to the COVID-19 pandemic in China has forced them to find ways to move part of their production lines out of this country.

Da Nang City calls for investment

The Government will keep following reform policies in administrative procedure, legal environment, more transparency and publicity in creating trusts and confidence among businesses investing in VN and Danang with the win-win target.

Big countries set new tax rules, Vietnam has to weigh pros and cons

The fact that rich countries want to impose a global minimum tax of 15 percent has put Vietnam in an awkward situation. Vietnam would be able to collect bigger taxes but this could discourage multi-national enterprises.

Plans accelerated to boost investment in agriculture

In a bid to fuel agricultural investment which remains negligible in Vietnam, the government is expected to devise new incentives and boost reform of administrative procedures in favour of foreign investors.

Binh Duong commits to resolve land problem for Lego

Binh Duong People’s Committee has committed to resolving the problems relating to planning and land handover for the $1-billion Lego factory project.

The US$1 billion Lego project and the FDI "filter"

The issuance of an investment certificate to Lego's ‘green’ project may open a new chapter in attracting foreign investment in Vietnam.

The ‘race’ of foreign retailers in Vietnam

If the growth rate is maintained at a high level, Vietnam's retail market may reach US$200 billion in the next two years, experts have said.

Vietnam to improve institutions to attract foreign investment

In view of the important contributions of investment capital to the local economy, Viet Nam needs immediate solutions to attract more FDI and strengthen its sources, according to experts.

MPI reviewing land-use stagnation

The Ministry of Planning and Investment has launched a review into the long delays of large-scale foreign-invested projects, in an attempt to free up valuable plots that have been occupying land throughout the country.

Da Nang designed as investment destination

Da Nang has been planning for an international and regional finance centre, a national start-up centre, a duty-free zone, an expansion of the international airport and a new deep-sea port for the Master Plan for 2030.

Vietnam: ideal destination for global tech giants

Vietnam is again in the spotlight after Apple’s move to shift production activities to this Southeast Asian country, according to TRT World page of Turkish Radio and Television Corporation.

Most German firms plan to continue operating in Vietnam

Almost 93% of German companies operating in Vietnam will continue to invest in the country and over 64 percent of them expect their business to develop better in the next 12 months, a survey from AHK World Business Outlook–Spring 2022 has revealed.

Credit rating: sustainable development platform for bonds

Credit rating for businesses in general, including real estate businesses, can increase the transparency of the market.