Foreign packaging enterprises increase presense in VN via M&A (04/10/2023)
Multiple foreign enterprises have acquired large packaging companies in Việt Nam, with the ambition to expand their presence in the country.

Hundreds of foreign investors arrive to explore Vietnam’s investment opportunities (04/10/2023)
More than 150 international investors attended the Investor Conference 2023 hosted by VinaCapital Group on October 3 in Ho Chi Minh City.

Promising outcomes for 2023’s FDI (04/10/2023)
Billions of US dollars flowing into Vietnam is contributing to the country’s whole-year target for foreign investment capital.

Attracting hi-tech FDI is urgent task in new circumstances (03/10/2023)
Continuing to apply investment incentives to attract hi-tech foreign projects is necessary to help Vietnam attract large corporations.

Bain Capital invests $200M in Vietnam conglomerate Masan (03/10/2023)
U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital has made its first investment in Vietnam, with at least $200 million in the Masan Group conglomerate, and could bring in other investors to raise that to $500 million, the firms said on Monday.

Coca-Cola reaffirms its commitment to Vietnam, building on its nearly 30-year partnership of investments and sustainable development in the country (03/10/2023)
On the evening of September 20 (local time) in New York, US, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh met with James Quincey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Coca-Cola Company, during the Prime Minister’s trip to the US to attend the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Market extends gains on manufacturing stocks (03/10/2023)
Benchmark indices ticked higher on Monday, buoyed by gains in manufacturing stocks and the return of foreign investors.

Customer experience, business expansion driving conversational AI investment (02/10/2023)
Brands in Việt Nam and the Asia Pacific region are strongly investing in commercial conversation to improve the customer experience, experts said.

Vietnam’s first voluntary carbon exchange launched (02/10/2023)
CT Group launched its ASEAN Carbon Credit Exchange Joint Stock Company (CCTPA) on September 29, becoming the first Vietnamese enterprise to kick off a voluntary carbon emissions exchange in an attempt to respond to trade policies on international environment, and to develop a low-carbon emission economy.

Vietnam’s prospects on deeper participation in global chip supply chain (02/10/2023)
Vietnam aims to become a leading country in ASEAN and East Asia in chip production, with deeper participation in the global production and supply chain by 2030, according to an expert.

Vietnam’s shipping industry facing major investments (02/10/2023)
With a coastline covering thousands of kilometers long and many international ports, Vietnam has a weak vessel fleet; thus, the freight transport market share is dependent on foreign shipping companies. The shipping industry is facing major investments and solutions are needed to promote the potential and advantages of a maritime nation.

Vietnam’s 9-month foreign investment attraction up 7.7 percent (29/09/2023)
Vietnam attracted close to US$20.21 billion in foreign investment in the year to September 20, up 7.7 percent year on year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

Coal supply moves shoring up generation of power (29/09/2023)
As Vietnam faces the prospect of a coal shortage and the challenges of securing supply, more actions are needed to ensure a long-term coal supply for power generation.

More investments from South Korea coming to Vietnam (29/09/2023)
A number of large enterprises from the South Korea are continuing to pour investment into Vietnam, turning the Southeast Asian country into their leading manufacturing hub in the world.

Vietnam’s tech startups secure $50 million in funding in Q3 (29/09/2023)
In the third quarter of 2023, Vietnam’s tech startups secured a total of $50.1 million in funding—a tremendous 504 per cent increase compared with the second quarter of 2023, according to a report by Tracxn, a leading global SaaS-based market intelligence platform.

Acuity Funding supports two cemetery projects in VN (28/09/2023)
Thanh Quang Group and Australia’s Acuity Funding on September 27 signed a funding approval agreement in which the latter will provide up to US$450 million for the former’s two cemetery projects in Việt Nam.

Businesses compelled to venture into digital space (28/09/2023)
Vietnamese enterprises are moving towards digital offerings to offset future losses, but long-term vision is still needed in order to develop in a sustainable manner.

Singapore’s GIC eyes potential M&A deal in Vietnam’s retail sector (28/09/2023)
The Singapore-based sovereign wealth fund GIC and other investors are vying to scoop up a 20 per cent stake in Bach Hoa Xanh, Mobile World’s grocery store chain.

Vietnam records over 38,000 valid foreign-invested projects: FIA (28/09/2023)
There were 38,379 valid foreign-invested projects in Vietnam with a total registered capital of 455.06 billion USD as of September 20, reported the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA).

Numerous foreign firms eye stronger investment in Vietnam (27/09/2023)
Nearly 1,000 foreign enterprises from 28 countries and territories, including giants such as Boeing, Walmart, and Central Retail, have entered Vietnam to explore investment opportunities and seek partners since early September.