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Top 10 largest FDI projects in 2017: Thermoelectric projects flashed with US$7.4 billion

Thermoelectric sector scored a successful year in attracting foreign investment with billion - dollar projects in the top 10 largest FDI projects in 2017.

Real estate lies among top FDI attractions

With increasing incentives, a better legal framework and stronger competitive advantages, Vietnam's real estate market has attracted a significant influx of capital from both local and foreign investors in recent years.

Hai Phong calls for FDI capital of US$500 million in four key transport projects

In the period from 2016 to 2020, four key projects calling for FDI capital include Nguyen Binh Khiem - Vu Yen island road tunnel project, split-level junction project of Ho Sen, Rao Bridge 2- Nguyen Van Linh, Hai Thanh Bridge (on the Ring Road 3), section from provincial road No.353 to Tan Vu - Ben Lam intersection, according to Hai Phong Investment, Trade and Tourism Promotion Center.

Japan surpassed South Korea to lead foreign direct investment in Vietnam

According to the Ministry of Planning and Investment of Vietnam, foreign direct investment (FDI) disbursement in 2017 is estimated at US$17.5 billion, a 10.8 per cent year-on-year increase.

Ph.D. Bui Trinh says economic benefits of FDI have been less than advertised

Although the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) segment has significantly contributed to the development of Vietnam economy, many of its drawbacks must be taken into consideration.

WB raises its forecast for Vietnam's 2017 GDP growth to 6.7 per cent

Economic growth of Vietnam in 2017 is anticipated 0.5 per cent higher than the previous forecast (6.2 per cent).

Inbound FDI into Vietnam sets a new record of US$33 billion in the first eleven months

Vietnam attracted US$33.09 billion in registered foreign direct investment (FDI) during the first eleven months of the year, an 82.8 per cent increase over the corresponding period last year.

Half of foreign invested firms suffered losses but still expanded their production: Paradox of transfer pricing

In the coming time, if Vietnam does not have right management solutions, Vietnam will not be able to collect taxes of FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) enterprises because the transfer pricing will be much more serious, according to senior economist Le Dang Doanh.

Foreign invested enterprises hit trade surplus of US$17.6 billion in the first 10 months

The foreign-invested sector’s trade surplus hit US$17.63 billion while Vietnam’s domestic enterprises posted a trade deficit of US$16.40 billion in the first 10 months of this year.

FDI reached over US$28 billion and Korea ranked top with US$7.62 billion in first 10 months of 2017

Vietnam has attracted US$28.24 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI), a 37-per cent year-on-year increase in the first 10 months of this year, according to statistics just released by the Foreign Investment Agency, which is under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

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