Vietnam is getting into a position where investment and manufacturing are becoming much easier to establish, said a Maersk executive.
The Ministry of Finance inked a cooperation framework with the US Department of the Treasury to support mobilizing capital from the private sector and developing financial markets for infrastructure development.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency and US-based strategy and capital advisory The Asia Group have led a delegation of senior executives to Hanoi to explore investment opportunities.
Although US developers are not in the leading position in Vietnam’s property market yet, many have been indirectly investing in the market, especially within the industrial segment, Bich Ngoc reported.
The United States has urged Vietnam to welcome private investment in infrastructure, which is deemed vital for supporting and building productive enterprises that create jobs and prosperity, said U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink at a business summit in Hanoi on May 10.
The US Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City on April 18 held a workshop on boosting Vietnam-US cooperation in airport infrastructure development in Vietnam, gathering 80 representatives of the public and private sectors of both nations.