Vietnam is positive in receiving foreign investment from Malaysia, South Korea, UK, Japan…in set up business and M&A activities in various sectors.
The investment capital has been registered with major projects licenced in Tra Vinh, Ho Chi Minh City, Dong Nai, Binh Duong, Ha Noi, Tay Ninh, Hai Phong, Quang Ninh.
Investment projects licensed are mainly in the area of processing and manufacturing, real estates and services.
According to new figures released by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam, from the beginning of this year to October 20th 2015, there have been 1,657 newly licensed FDI projects with total registered capital of nearly 12.43 billion USD, increased by 26.9% of total projects and 24.8% of total capitals over the same period in 2014. There are also 667 projects licensed from the previous year registering for capital increase reaching 6.87 billion USD.