(VOV) - Disbursed foreign direct investment (FDI) capital across the country reached US$1.52 billion in March, raising total amount disbursed in the first three months of this year to US$2.52 billion.
US$1 bln in FDI disbursed in two months
The three-month figure is equivalent to 99.2 percent of the amount disbursed in the first quarter of 2011, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
The Agency reported that Vietnam has attracted US$2.63 billion in new and added registered capital from FDI projects in quarter 1, up 63.6 percent.
Japan continues to top the list of the 26 countries and territories investing in Vietnam in the reviewed period.
Binh Duong province has attracted the most FDI at US$1.36 billion, accounting for 51.7 percent of the country’s total FDI capital. Haiphong ranks second with new and added registered capital of US$605 million and Khanh Hoa is third with US$180 million.