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HANOI Dec 28 Vietnam will receive an estimated
$15.8 billion in actual foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2016,
up 9 percent from a year ago, the government said on Wednesday.
New FDI pledges and additional funds to finance existing
projects this year would rise 7 percent from 2015 to a combined
$24.4 billion, the government said in an online report.
South Korean investors pledged the most funds in 2016,
including $1.5 billion for LG Display's OLED screens
plant and by LG Innotek's $550 million camera plant.
(Reporting by Ho Binh Minh; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore)