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FDI – implemented and registered figures

December 11, 2008
FDI – implemented and registered figures

VietNamNet Bridge – By early November 2008, registered foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam had hit $61 billion. According to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the figure may reach $65 billion for the whole year. However, FDI forecast for 2009 is merely $30 billion.  Will the FDI in Vietnam [...]

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FDI drop flags risk adverse sentiment

December 7, 2008
FDI drop flags risk adverse sentiment

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s newly-licenced foreign direct invested projects have cooled, heating up fears of a considerable reduction in the capital inflows in the aftermath of global financial turmoil. The global credit squeeze has put the brakes on scores of proposed projectsVietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s newly-licenced foreign direct invested projects have cooled, heating up fears [...]

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FDI to Da Nang: how much?

November 26, 2008
FDI to Da Nang: how much?

VietNamNet Bridge – It remains unclear about the foreign direct investment (FDI) capital in the central city of Da Nang, since the city’s Department of Planning and Investment and Investment Promotion Centre (IPC) have given two different figures. VinaCapital Square project in Da NangIPC Da Nang, which previously belonged to the Da Nang Department of [...]

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FDI exceeds US $60 billion

November 25, 2008
FDI exceeds US $60 billion

VietNamNet Bridge – In the past 11 months, more than US $60 billion of foreign capital (FDI) was registered in Vietnam. A large part of the sum comes from large-scale industrial projects. Industry and construction are the most attractive areas, attracting US $32.5 billion.VietNamNet Bridge – In the past 11 months, more than US $60 [...]

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MPI still upbeat over FDI disbursement

November 7, 2008
MPI still upbeat over FDI disbursement

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam is optimistic that foreign direct investment inflows will remain stable until next year despite economists’ warnings of immediate reductions as a result of the financial crisis. A foreign-invested factory in Vietnam.VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam is optimistic that foreign direct investment inflows will remain stable until next year despite economists’ warnings of [...]

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FDI skyrockets to $58 billion

November 4, 2008
FDI skyrockets to $58 billion

VietNamNet Bridge – Foreign direct investment has soared to US$58.3 billion this year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment. Producing potteries for export at the Natural Environment Viet Nam Co., Ltd., a wholly Australian owned company in HCMC.VietNamNet Bridge – Foreign direct investment has soared  to US$58.3 billion this year, according to the Ministry of [...]

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Agricultural sector missing out on FDI flow

November 1, 2008
Agricultural sector missing out on FDI flow

VietNamNet Bridge – The agriculture-forestry-fishery sector accounted for only 0.5 percent of the FDI capital registered in the first ten months of 2008, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment. In the period between January and October this year, only 42 projects worth 300 million USD out of a total of 953 FDI projects [...]

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World financial turmoil to hit Vietnam exports, FDI: experts

October 30, 2008
World financial turmoil to hit Vietnam exports, FDI: experts

The global financial crisis has had a strong impact on the Vietnamese economy, with exports declining and foreign investments expected to slow, experts said at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City Tuesday. Speaking at the meeting held to discuss the effects of the global financial crisis on the country, Truong Dinh Tuyen, a member [...]

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FDI hits almost $60bil so far this year

October 29, 2008
FDI hits almost $60bil so far this year

VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam attracted US$58.3 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the last 10 months, a six-fold year-on-year increase, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment. About 85 per cent of production from the SUMI-HANEL joint-venture company are exported to Japan and other G7 countries. The company makes electrical wiring for [...]

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Improving human resources will speed up FDI disbursement

October 28, 2008
Improving human resources will speed up FDI disbursement

VietNamNet Bridge – Poorly-developed local human resources is one of the barriers hindering the effective disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) capital, despite Vietnam attracting record sums of FDI. The Ministry of Labour, War Invalids and Social Welfare has set a target of establishing 120 vocational training colleges and 300 secondary vocational training schools.In the [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...