The northern mountainous province of Yen Bai granted in-principle approval for 15 investment projects worth a total VND3 trillion (nearly US$130 million) during a meeting with investors here on Sunday.
Investors have signed a memorandum of understanding on 19 investment projects worth over VND205 trillion (US$8.84 billion) in the Mekong Delta province of Tra Vinh at an investment promotion conference on January 15.
Many foreign businesses have recently visited Vietnam with the desire to invest or expand their investments in the country, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Khanh Hoa province attracted 12 investment projects with total registered capital of nearly VND4.4 trillion in the first ten months, well below the amount seen in the same period last year, mainly due to high land price.
The occupancy rate at operational industrial parks (IPs) nationwide hits nearly 75 percent, according to the Economic Zone Management Department under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
The authorities of the Binh Thuan south-central coastal province granted in-principle approvals to 11 investment projects with total capital of VND23 trillion (US$992 million) at an investment promotion conference.
As of July 2019, industrial parks (IP) and economic zones (EZ) in the Central province of Quang Tri lured over VND40 trillion (over $1.7 billion) from 150 investment projects.
In 2019, the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) would mobilize all sources to speed up investment projects especially new terminal in airports.
Industrial parks (IP) in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue have so far attracted 143 investment projects with a total registered capital of nearly 92 trillion VND (3.94 billion USD), generating jobs for nearly 25,000 labourers, according to insiders.
HCMC Chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong has asked the municipal Department of Planning and Investment to remove bottlenecks for projects prioritized by the city for investment to accelerate their progress.
Until May, Chan May-Lang Co economic zone (EZ) in Thua Thien Hue has attracted 21 investment projects in field of tourism, with total capital of more than VND67 trillion.
HCMC firms and investors have developed as many as 56 projects with total registered capital of over VND34,460 billion in the north-central province of Nghe An to date, the local media reported.
The Mekong Delta province of An Giang will step up administrative reform, improve its investment climate, and enhance its competitive capacity to attract more domestic and foreign investment projects.