FDI rises by . per cent on new projects
Vieät Nam has attracted more than US 8.5 billion worth of foreign direct investment in the year-to-date, an increase of 8.9 per cent over the same period last year, according to the Foreign Investment Agency.
Of this, nearly 5.09 billion is in 398 new projects, a 5.8 per cent rise year-on-year, and the rest is in 160 existing projects expanded their capital by 3.42 billion, up 14 per cent.
Disbursement of FDI was worth an estimated 4.58 billion, a year-on-year increase of 1.6 per cent.