Vietnam’s Public Investment Disbursement Lags in 2024 (29/04/2024)
The country has only disbursed 16.41% of its planned public investment capital in the first four months of the year, as major infrastructure projects face delays.



Forum seeks to increase PPP investment effectiveness (26/04/2024)
Investment cooperation in the public-private partnership (PPP) form is seen as a strategic option to mobilise private investment and improve public service delivery.

East Asia funding a nucleus for Vietnam’s attraction (25/04/2024)
In recent years, East Asian countries have become significant investors in Vietnam. This dynamic shift can be attributed to various factors, including Vietnam’s strategic location within the region, its growing consumer market, and its ongoing economic and policy reforms.

Standard Chartered lowers Vietnam’s 2024 growth forecast to 6% (25/04/2024)
UK bank Standard Chartered has revised its growth forecast for Vietnam in 2024 from 6.7% to 6%, citing slower-than-expected growth in the first quarter and challenges from global trade.

Vietnam Struggles to Attract High-Tech FDI (25/04/2024)
Despite being viewed as having a rare opportunity to attract high-quality FDI capital in the high-tech sector, spurred by the global supply chain shift, Vietnam has thus far struggled to entice “eagle” FDI enterprises into its market.


Apple keen on boosting investment in Vietnam: CEO Tim Cook (24/04/2024)
U.S. tech giant Apple will further promote its cooperation and investment activities in Vietnam and spend more on component suppliers in the country in the coming time, Apple CEO Tim Cook affirmed recently.

Vietnam an attractive destination for electronics, semiconductor investors: Official (24/04/2024)
Vietnam has strong infrastructure and research and development incentives as well as a skilled workforce, making it an attractive for “eagles” worldwide in the electronics and semiconductor industry, according to Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Tran Duy Dong.

Optimizing Vietnam's Public Investment Strategy: A Paradigm Shift Towards Fiscal Integrity (23/04/2024)
Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai's recent decision to adjust Vietnam's medium-term public investment plan underscores a strategic pivot towards fiscal integrity and optimized resource allocation, while concurrently fortifying mechanisms to combat corruption and ensure transparent governance.

Nvidia delegation to explore opportunities in Vietnam (23/04/2024)
Leaders of Nvidia, one of the world’s top chip manufacturers, will visit Vietnam from April 22 to 26 to explore investment opportunities in the semiconductor industry.

FDI flow into garment and textile sector bounces back (23/04/2024)
The flow of foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Vietnamese garment and textile sector has rebounded thanks to the country’s sound investment climate and abundant workforce as well as its open economy, according to insiders.

Vietnam, Australia hold ample cooperation potential (22/04/2024)
Member of the Australian House of Representatives Kevin Hogan pointed to the elevation of Vietnam-Australia ties to a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership during the visit, describing it as a foundation for the two nations to further develop cooperation, especially in the fields of trade, investment, education and tourism.

Localities get ready for fourth FDI boom (22/04/2024)
As the year 2024 is expected to witness the start of the fourth wave of foreign direct investment (FDI) to Vietnam, localities nationwide are getting ready to absorb foreign capital flows.

Industrial parks within Vietnam keen on Taiwanese investment (19/04/2024)
Industrial parks in Vietnam are moving to pick up a surge of Taiwanese investment.

Standard Chartered, US promote clean energy investments in Vietnam (19/04/2024)
Standard Chartered and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on green financing in Vietnam and to promote the deployment of advanced clean energy in Vietnam.

Thu Duc city seeks investment in 11 PPP projects (19/04/2024)
Authorities of Thu Duc city, HCMC, held a conference on April 17 to draw investment in 11 public-private partnership (PPP) projects in the fields of education, culture and sports, with a total capital of over VND2 trillion (US$83.3 million).

Public investment progress requires a stronger thrust (17/04/2024)
High-profile international organisations are urging Vietnam to quicken its public funding as an effective fiscal policy move to attract more funding from private investors, who bemoan a lack of high-quality infrastructure works in the country.

Vietnam, Australia vow to strengthen climate, energy cooperation (17/04/2024)
Vietnam and Australia on April 16 vowed to strengthen climate and energy cooperation to achieve emissions reduction targets and promote sustainability in the region at the Australia-Vietnam Green Economy Summit.