New decree to raise investor confidence in leisure property market (29/05/2023)
A new government decree is expected to help remove difficulties for the domestic leisure property market, which is experiencing a 10-year low in demand, experts have said.

Việt Nam’s five-month FDI reached nearly US$10.86 billion (29/05/2023)
Foreign investments were poured into 50 out of the 63 cities and provinces, of which Hà Nội received the most, with about $1.87 billion, accounting for about 17.2 per cent of the sum.

PM seeks improvements in foreign investment efficiency (26/05/2023)
Directive issued to address shortcomings and difficulties, improve the business and investment environment, and attract and improve the quality and efficiency of foreign investment flows.

Clime Capital & Touchstone Partners to invest $2mln in local cleantech company (26/05/2023)
Investment to accelerate Stride’s capacity to provide low-cost, clean energy solutions for residential and small business consumers in Vietnam.

Adani plans $2bln seaport project in Da Nang (26/05/2023)
Indian giant to invest initially in infrastructure at Lien Chieu Port.

PM calls on Japanese businesses to boost their investment (25/05/2023)
Japan stands as Vietnam’s third-largest foreign investor.

British financial institution pledges $15mln for energy transition in Southeast Asia (25/05/2023)
Investment marks the start of institution realizing its ambition of investing up to £500 million ($622.3 million) of climate finance in the Indo-Pacific region.

Vietnam up 12 places in business environment rankings (25/05/2023)
Country attracted $8.9bln worth of FDI in the opening four months of the year.

Indian firms seek investment opportunities in southern Vietnam (24/05/2023)
Seventeen Indian businesses have arrived in Ho Chi Minh City in order to seek greater investment opportunities across multiple fields in southern provinces of Vietnam.

Large room for Vietnam, New Zealand to boost trade, investment ties: official (24/05/2023)
There is great potential for Vietnam and New Zealand to further strengthen cooperation in terms of trade, industry and investment, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Phan Thi Thang at the 8th meeting of the Vietnam-New Zealand Joint Trade and Economic Commission (JTEC) held in Hanoi on May 23.

Vietnam shows significant improvement in business environment: EIU (24/05/2023)
Vietnam jumped 12 places in the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)’s latest business environment rankings which measure the attractiveness of doing business in 82 economies with 91 crucial indicators.

Việt Nam will continue to be prime destination for FDI: VinaCapital (24/05/2023)
The global corporate minimum tax is unlikely to impede Việt Nam’s FDI inflows given the fact that tax incentives are not the primary attraction for setting up a factory in Việt Nam, Michael Kokalari, chief economist at investment fund VinaCapital, said.

Deputy PM urges acceleration of electricity licensing for finished wind, solar power projects (23/05/2023)
Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha has requested the Ministry of Industry and Trade to accelerate the process of issuing electricity licenses for wind and solar power projects that have been completed but have not yet been put into operation.

Ample opportunity for Việt Nam-Slovenia trade, investment (23/05/2023)
HCM City will improve its business climate and create favourable conditions for foreign businesses, especially those from Slovenia, to invest in the city, said a city official.

Foreign stock investors break 3-session buying streak (23/05/2023)
Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index rose 0.33% to 1,070.64 points Monday with foreign investors net selling after three buying sessions.

Vietnam should attract FDI for sectors in need: experts (23/05/2023)
As up to 22.5 percent of foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises in Vietnam have a modest charter capital average of VND1-3 billion (US$42,602-127,806) each, the selection of FDI once again makes headlines and local economic experts agree that the country should attract such investment in sectors that it wants to develop.

Quality and quantity advances sought (22/05/2023)
The scale and quality of foreign-led projects in Vietnam have been fostered thanks to the promulgation of new policies to improve the investment environment.

PM Chinh addresses G7 expanded Summit’s 2nd session (22/05/2023)
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on May 20 emphasised the importance of a global approach, multilateralism, self-reliance of every country, and extensive international cooperation to realise sustainable development, climate change responses, emission reduction, and energy transition.

Retail businesses improve quality to gain competitive advantage (22/05/2023)
The presence of foreign-invested enterprises in Vietnam’s retail sector has increased competition among businesses, jointly regulating supply and demand in the domestic market.

Vietnam, Japan sign three ODA projects valued at $500M (22/05/2023)
Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida witnessed the signing of three ODA projects with a total value of 61 billion yen (US$500 million) on Sunday.