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Bac Ninh leads in attracting FDI in 5 months of 2017

(BNP) – Within the first 5 months of 2017, Bac Ninh is a leading province in attracting foreign investment in whole country, exceeding Binh Duong province and Ho Chi Minh city.

Chairman of Provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Tu Quynh awards Investment Certificate to Samsung Display Vietnam Co., Ltd.

From January 1st 2017 to May20th 2017, Bac Ninh granted new investment certificates and amended investment certificates for increasing capital to 46 FDI projects with  total registered investment capital of $ 2.76 billion, accounting for 22, 7%. While Binh Duong ranked the second with total registered capital of $ 1.64 billion, accounting for 13.5%. Ho Chi Minh City ranked the third with total registered capital of $ 1.39 billion, accounting for 11.4%.

Until now, 998 foreign direct investment projects have been granted investment licenses (valid), total investment of $ 15.1 billion. Among which, there were 714 projects (71.5%) of integrated Industrial Zones with total capital of over $ 14.1 billion with total registered capital of over US $ 14.2 billion (accounting for 94.6%).