Enterprises accelerate production, business recovery

Enterprises accelerate production, business recovery

After more than half a month of loosening social distancing, Ho Chi Minh City records that 60 percent of enterprises have restored production with a scale of up to 83 percent. The relaxation of social distancing, along with the resumption of the transportation system from the city to other provinces, has created favorable conditions for enterprises to speed up production.
Foreign investment into HCMC remains optimistic

Foreign investment into HCMC remains optimistic

The Ho Chi Minh Export Processing Zone and Industrial Park Authority (Hepza) Business Association, on October 8, said that foreign investment in Vietnam in general and HCMC, in particular, has many positive signs.
Registered foreign investment up, disbursement down in Jan-Sep

Registered foreign investment up, disbursement down in Jan-Sep

Foreign investment inflows into Vietnam during the first nine months of this year rose 4.4 percent year-on-year to US$22.15 billion despite the impact of Covid-19, according to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) under the Ministry of Planning and Investment. 

Enterprises flexibly maintain production to retain partners

Enterprises flexibly maintain production to retain partners

Eighteen percent of orders of European enterprises have moved out of Vietnam. Previously, many large FDI enterprises of Japan and South Korea had also informed Vietnamese enterprises producing supporting industrial products about moving some orders to neighboring countries. To avoid the risk of disruption in the domestic supply chain, Vietnamese enterprises have applied many solutions to maintain production.
Prepping conditions to welcome investment waves

Prepping conditions to welcome investment waves

Foreign investors still have high expectations for Vietnam's investment environment despite facing many difficulties at the moment due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Currently, there are still many solutions and ways to improve foreign investment attraction and prepare conditions to be ready to welcome the investment wave in the new normal.
Vietnam becomes more attractive to foreign investors

Vietnam becomes more attractive to foreign investors

Many investors said that Vietnam has been still strengthening its position as one of the more and more attractive investment destinations, being the first choice for foreign enterprises, especially those who are seeking to diversify their investment portfolios outside of China.
Foreign investment flow pumped heavily into Vietnam

Foreign investment flow pumped heavily into Vietnam

In the first four months of this year, foreign investment flows still poured strongly into Vietnam, with a total capital of US$10.13 billion, an increase of 18.5 percent year-on-year. This is a positive signal, promoting economic development in the context that the whole country has been joining hands to prevent the Covid-19 pandemic.
Private sector unable to create necessary value chain

Private sector unable to create necessary value chain

Vietnamese enterprises are facing setbacks and obstacles in the process to build value chains, which are essential for growth, healthy competition and more export opportunities in foreign markets.
Customers go shopping at Aeon Mall Binh Tan. (Photo: SGGP)

FDI capital heavily shifts to Vietnam

37 Japanese enterprises had decided to invest in Vietnam. This is the latest information that the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) released at the end of December this year. According to analysts, not only Japanese enterprises but many foreign enterprises from Europe, the US, Singapore, and South Korea also choose Vietnam as their investment destination. It has made Vietnam become the safest and most attractive destination for foreign investors in 2021.