On July 11th 2017 in La Haye (Netherlands), Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has met Dutch investors and businesses seeking opportunities to set up business in Vietnam.
Speaking at the meeting, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said that Vietnam is an open economy with total export value of up to 400 billion USD. Along with that, Vietnam is continuing to clarify the legal system with a stronger marketability. The legal system on foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam has been more and more open, so far it has attracted 23,600 FDI projects with total investment capital of over 320 billion USD. To sum up, the Vietnamese law regards FDI as part of the domestic economy.
The Prime Minister also said that a wave of investment is coming to Vietnam and highlighted that the Vietnam stock market is reaching the highest level in 9 years with value of more than 100 billion USD. Furthermore, the Government regards the success of foreign investors as the success of the Vietnam Government. Also, the Vietnam Government protects the legitimate rights, interests of foreigners and investors coming to Vietnam.