Vietnam may attract US$30 billion in FDI this year: experts

Vietnam may attract US$30 billion in FDI this year: experts

NDO/VNA – Vietnam may attract about US$30 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2021, posting a year-on-year rise of 2%, economists forecast, pointing to positive signs in FDI attraction in the first eight months of 2021 despite the complexities of COVID-19. (5 hours ago)

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Forum promotes Vietnam-Czech Republic trade, investment

  Sep 20, 2021 22:47:38
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Embassy together with the association of Vietnamese enterprises in the Czech Republic, on September 19, held a forum on promoting trade and investment between the nations. 

CAAV proposes permission for import of Boeing 737 Max aircraft

  Sep 20, 2021 17:57:24
NDO/VNA - The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) said on September 20 that it has sent a document to the Ministry of Transport asking for permission to conduct procedures to allow Boeing 737 Max aircraft to fly to/from Vietnam’s territory, and to grant certificates for this type of aircraft to be imported into Vietnam. 

Mekong Delta provinces seek to bolster key exports

  Sep 20, 2021 17:39:57
NDO - The fourth COVID-19 outbreak has forced 13 southwestern provinces into strict social distancing for a prolonged period of time. Despite facing many difficulties, enterprises have managed to maintain production and exports, and many provinces have even recorded export growth compared to 2020. 

Production recovery must come with safety: Deputy PM

  Sep 20, 2021 16:51:54
NDO - The recovery of manufacturing activity must come alongside safety against the epidemic, according to Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh, who was speaking at a conference on September 20. 

Foreign-invested firms ramp up production in northern Vietnam

  Sep 20, 2021 14:48:08
NDO - With the COVID-19 outbreak curbed in northern Vietnam, foreign-invested firms in major industrial centres such as Bac Ninh, Bac Giang and Hai Phong are accelerating manufacturing to help revive the economy and realise the dual goal. 

Businesses ready for reopening of Vietnamese economy

  Sep 20, 2021 11:45:19
NDO – The recent positive progresses in Vietnam’s COVID-19 prevention and control efforts are the important groundwork for policymakers to consider relaxing social distancing and reopening the economy step by step. 

Quang Ninh grants investment registration certificate to silicon wafer project

  Sep 20, 2021 06:34:47
ND/VNA – Authorities in the northern province of Quang Ninh held a ceremony on September 19 to present an investment registration certificate to a US$365.6 million project of Jinko Solar Vietnam Co. Ltd., an affiliate of the Jinko Solar Holding Co. Ltd. 

Australian consumers taste Vietnamese farm produce

  Sep 19, 2021 20:42:32
NDO/VNA – Consumers in Sydney in New South Wales state of Australia on September 19 had a chance to taste Vietnamese farm produce as part of the weekend farm produce fair. 

Council for business cooperation in response to COVID-19 set up

  Sep 19, 2021 20:18:41
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) has signed a decision to officially establish a council for business cooperation in response to COVID-19, a special mechanism to connect companies and business associations with agencies and organisations both in and outside the country in the fight against the pandemic. 

Ho Chi Minh City under pressure to reopen economy: municipal leader

  Sep 19, 2021 15:33:35
NDO/VNA - Ho Chi Minh City is committed to enforcing vigilant pandemic prevention measures when it reopens the economy after months of strict lockdown measures, said a city leader. 

Ninh Binh promotes hi-tech application in agricultural production

  Sep 19, 2021 14:38:53
NDO – In recent years, the application of technology to agricultural production in the northern province of Ninh Binh has contributed to increasing the value and quality of products, reducing both production costs and negative impacts on the environment. That is considered a new direction, a method to transform into an agricultural economy based on an advanced and sustainable commodity production organisation. 

Vietnam has substantial potential for offshore wind power: report

  Sep 19, 2021 07:47:21
NDO/VNA - Vietnam’s offshore wind power has technical potential of about 160 GW, according to a national report on maritime and insular environment for 2016-2020. 

Ambassador suggests Novartish push up cooperation in drugs research, production

  Sep 18, 2021 21:18:10
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese Ambassador to Switzerland Le Linh Lan has suggested Novartis promote cooperation with private corporations with great potential in Vietnam in pharmaceuticals research and production in the Southeast Asian country.  

Vietnam becomes largest tuna exporter of Israel

  Sep 18, 2021 18:17:31
NDO/VNA - The export value of Vietnamese tuna exports to the Israeli market by mid-August jumped by 34% to nearly US$25 million compared to the same period last year, or accounted for 5.6% of the total tuna export value, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).