Tag: "manufacturing"

How machines and minds can reboot manufacturing

How machines and minds can reboot manufacturing

Five Asian countries – Vietnam, Malaysia, India, Thailand, and Indonesia – are predicted to be among the 15 most competitive manufacturing countries in the world by 2020, according to the 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index report.

Japanese investors pour fund in Da Nang projects

Japanese investors pour fund in Da Nang projects

Yamato Sewing Machine Manufacturing Company from Japan plans to build a factory in Da Nang Hi-Tech Park providing sewing machines, spare parts and accessories as well as automotive equipment in sewing industry.

Foreign investment hit over US$28 billion in 10 months

Foreign investment hit over US$28 billion in 10 months

VOV.VN - As of October 20, Vietnam has attracted US$28.24 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) capital, a year-on-year increase of 37.4%, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

HCM City, Belarus seek cooperation in public transport

HCM City, Belarus seek cooperation in public transport

Belarusian businesses want to cooperate with Saigon Transportation Mechanical Corporation (SAMCO) which specialises in bus manufacturing, to address public transport problems in Ho Chi Minh City, said Deputy Industry Minister of Belarus Aleksandr Ogorodnhik.

Singapore, Hanoi seek cooperation in digital technology

Singapore, Hanoi seek cooperation in digital technology

Singaporean businesses want to cooperate with their Vietnamese counterparts in digital technology to serve industrial development in each country, said President of the Singapore Manufacturing Federation Douglas Foo.

Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply

Demand for unskilled workers exceeds supply

The unemployment rate is on the increase among young people in Vietnam, however, many companies are facing difficulty in recruiting unskilled labourers in the final months of the year.

Vietnam manufacturing PMI uplifts in September

Vietnam manufacturing PMI uplifts in September

The Vietnam Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose in September, with faster rises in output, new orders and employment on the back of stronger customer demand.

Vietnam braces for home-made automobile brand

Vietnam braces for home-made automobile brand

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s largest real-estate developer Vingroup began the construction of the first Vietnamese automobile manufacturing complex (VinFast) in Hai Phong on September 2. The move is a step toward realizing the dream of having made-in-Vietnam cars.

Lee&Man relapses into environmental violation

Lee&Man relapses into environmental violation

Despite the investor, Hong Kong-based Lee&Man Paper Group, committing to resolve the environmental damage caused by the trial run of its paper manufacturing factory in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang, it has relapsed into environmental violations.

Vingroup, Siemens boost technological cooperation

Vingroup, Siemens boost technological cooperation

Vingroup will cooperate with Siemens in applying innovative technologies and solutions for projects in three fields - automobile manufacturing, building and residential development, and hospitals.

Automation spelling doom for manufacturing hotspots?

Automation spelling doom for manufacturing hotspots?

Economic development is not a linear formula for each and every country to blindly follow, and one of the most important stepping stones, the industrial revolution, seems to be coming loose as technology and automation are reshaping production and trade.

Vietnam manufacturing solidly expands in July

Vietnam manufacturing solidly expands in July

VOV.VN - The manufacturing sector in Vietnam expanded in July, according to the latest survey from Nikkei published on Tuesday, August 1, with a manufacturing PMI score of 51.7.

Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Manufacturing, processing industry lures FDI

Vietnam’s manufacturing and processing industry attracted 12,075 foreign-invested projects with a total registered capital of US$180.68 billion as of late June, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)’s Overseas Investment Agency.