The past year marked new movements among the biggest overseas investors in Vietnam, with Japan, South Korea and the United States heading to Southeast Asia with new policies to protect markets, possibly signalling a landmark wave of foreign investment into the country for 2019. Bich Thuy reports.
Foreign-invested enterprises in Vietnam are being encouraged to research the market thoroughly when exploring investment opportunities in the country. Pham Hong Hai, CEO at HSBC Vietnam, sets out what the upcoming free trade agreements will achieve for interested overseas parties.
which led to current U.S.-China trade dispute.
This will be a year of ‘breakthroughs’ in all sectors and see all striving towards “the highest achievements,” Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc wrote in an article issued on the first day of 2019 that summarised socio-economic development in 2018 and laid down orientations for 2019.
Hundreds of households in Ho Chi Minh City have been benefiting from homegrown solar power systems.
Commercial banks have consecutively lowered the value of the US dollar against the Vietnamese dong during the final days of 2018, helping the USD/VND exchange rate close the year under control.
AmCham Vietnam – HCMC offers many opportunities to market your company’s products and services to AmCham members, the business community and the general public.
Van Don International Airport, Vietnam’s first private airport, is scheduled to begin operations from the end of next month.
A significant wave of private investment is flying into aviation infrastructure on the back of improvements in long-term development planning for the sector in Vietnam.
In the first 11 months, the value of Vietnam’s exports reached $223.72 billion, up 14.5 per cent against the same period last year, with 10 categories contributing 70 per cent.
As the year draws to a close, we sincerely thank AmCham companies, members, and business associations and government partners for their friendship and cooperation during the year in our efforts to help make Vietnam the best business and investment destination in Southeast Asia. We wish you all health, happiness and prosperity in 2019, the TET
Vietnam is expected to have its largest offshore wind power project, which if becoming feasible, will greatly contribute to ensuring the country’s energy security.