Property loans in Vietnam top $51bn in 2022 (07/02/2023)
As of the end of last year, the total outstanding loans for real estate projects in Vietnam hit over VND1,200 trillion (US$51.5 billion), according to the Ministry of Construction.

Regulatory framework needed to boost Vietnam’s crypto scene (07/02/2023)
While cryptocurrency exchange providers must go through a stringent selection process to obtain a licence in Singapore, with the same upcoming in Hong Kong, exchanges like Binance or Remitano can freely operate in Vietnam without a financial service provider licence, and investors who make capital gains on crypto do not have to pay any taxes.

Spike in value of real estate inventory for Q4/2022 (07/02/2023)
The latest report from the Ministry of Construction (MoC) shows that by the end of Q4 2022, the total value of inventory held by the major property developers showed a 20 per cent jump on-year.

FDI to Vietnam’s real estate rises by over 70% in 2022 (06/02/2023)
Vietnam’s real estate market continues to show strong appeal to foreign investors despite global economic difficulties.

Vietnam attracts US$1.69 billion in foreign investment in January (06/02/2023)
Vietnam lured US$1.69 billion worth of foreign investment in the first month of 2023, down 19.8 percent year-on-year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Vietnam’s food and beverage industry to do well this year despite modest economy (06/02/2023)
The food and beverage market is forecast to grow by over 18 per cent this year to VND720 trillion (US$31 billion).

World’s leading hotel groups to double down on investment in Vietnam (06/02/2023)
Accor Vietnam and IHG Hotels & Resorts – the world’s leading hotel businesses operating in Vietnam announced that they intend to double the number of international-standard hotels in the Southeast Asian nation in the next five years.

Over $27bln of public investment capital allocated in January (03/02/2023)
Sum equivalent to 90.32% of target set by Prime Minister.

Vietnam has potential to lure $38 billion in FDI in 2023 (03/02/2023)
Vietnam is likely to attract $36-38 billion in foreign direct investment this year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Economic growth and market upgrade to draw capital (03/02/2023)
The prospect of economic growth and market upgradation is the driving force to attract cash flow into the stock market.

Vietnam among top 10 best places to go for budget honeymoon (02/02/2023)
The nation has been listed among the top 10 best places to go for a budget honeymoon in 2023 by prestigious global travel website Lonely Planet.

PM: Estimated $21bln needed to develop expressways (02/02/2023)
Investment in developing transport infrastructure a top priority in 2023.

Vietnam licenses 153 FDI projects in January (02/02/2023)
New projects have total capital of $1.2 billion.

Foreign investors remain optimistic about Vietnamese stock market (31/01/2023)
From being net sellers in the first nine months of 2022, foreign investors have become the driving force supporting the Vietnamese stock market in the last few months, and the inflows are expected to continue this year.

Vietnam, Netherlands eye further cooperation in sustainable development (31/01/2023)
Sharing natural similarities, the two countries have beefed up their sustainable development partnership in sustainable agriculture, water management, and climate change adaptation, said Dutch Ambassador to Vietnam Kees van Baar.

Vietnam joins ‘golden triangle of startups’ in Southeast Asia (31/01/2023)
Lianhe Zaobao newspaper in Hong Kong (China) has run an article analyzing Vietnam’s advantages that make the country the third pillar of the “golden triangle of startups” in Southeast Asia, together with Indonesia and Singapore.

Vietnam’s FDI projected to reap up to 38 bln USD in 2023 (31/01/2023)
The Foreign Investment Agency said essential factors for FDI to continue to prosper in 2023 include economic growth results in 2022 and endless efforts of authorities in improving the business investment environment, creating trust with investors, and effectively exploiting the advantages of free trade agreements.

January FDI nears $1.7B (30/01/2023)
Vietnam attracted foreign direct investment (FDI) worth $1.69 billion as of January 20 this year, down 19.8% year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office.

Vietnam's tourism, trade, FDI rosy amid China's reopening: HSBC (30/01/2023)
HSBC predicts that Vietnam's tourism, trade and FDI will have rosy prospects this year as China reopens borders.