Disbursed foreign direct investment in 2015 should be about US$14 billion
Vietnam’s economy is forecast to expand 6.7 percent this year, the same pace as in 2015, according to...
New FDI commitments in manufacturing account for 70 percent of the total $84.8 billion attracted by Vietnam between 2011...
Additional funds to existing projects rose 53.4 percent in the same period to $17.15 billion
New FDI pledges in the first five months fell 19.4 percent from a year ago to $2.95 billion
Those who could miss out include Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines.
One in every four people is poor despite the region's high levels of trade and investment, Oxfam says
Governments race to the bottom, offering low minimum wages for labor, to attract business.
Its investment board chief said Indonesia has lost out to Vietnam in the regional competition to attract funds
New FDI pledges in the January-August period rose 7.7 percent from a year ago to $14.4 billion
Overall FDI into Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam rose to a record $128 billion in 2014
New FDI pledges in the period surged 46.9 percent from a year ago to $12.9 billion,
Cayman Islands was the top investor, followed by Japan and Singapore.
Rising retail sales and booming foreign direct investment are helping the Vietnamese economy expand at its fastest pace in almost...