Vietnam raises wind power price to encourage development

Vietnam raises wind power price to encourage development

The Government has recently decided to increase price of wind power to encourage the development of this energy after eight years imposing the Feed in Tariff (Fit) of 7.8 US cent/kWh, which is said to be too low for investors to overcome perceived risks.

ASOSAI 14: The Hanoi Declaration

ASOSAI 14: The Hanoi Declaration

The 14th Assembly of the Asian Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI), which takes place in Hanoi from September 19-22, has adopted the Hanoi Declaration.

Vietbuild HCM City draws more than 500 foreign exhibitors

Vietbuild HCM City draws more than 500 foreign exhibitors

VOV.VN - The Vietbuild Ho Chi Minh City 2018: International Exhibition (Phase 2) will take place at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre from September 26-29, according to an announcement from the organizer at a press conference to introduce the event in HCM City on September 21.

Africa – promising market for Vietnamese goods

Africa – promising market for Vietnamese goods

With a population of 1.2 billion and a high economic growth rate in recent years, Africa is a promising market for Vietnam, according to the Vietnamese trade counsellor in charge of several African countries.

Farm produce - the main attraction at Vietnamese Goods Fair

Farm produce - the main attraction at Vietnamese Goods Fair

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Goods Fair 2018 opened at the Agriculture Trade Promotion Centre in Hanoi on September 21, featuring more than 250 booths of 170 enterprises, most of which are showcasing a wide variety of agricultural products.

Vietcombank to cut stake in Eximbank

Vietcombank to cut stake in Eximbank

The Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) has offered to sell 45.6 million shares it is holding in the Vietnam Export-Import Joint Stock Commercial Bank (Eximbank).

Japanese-funded transport projects in Vietnam

Japanese-funded transport projects in Vietnam

With Japan's support, Vietnam has to date completed many transport projects of large-scale investment and complex construction technology. Most of them are key to socio-economic development.

Long An houses more solar power plant

Long An houses more solar power plant

The Mekong Delta province of Long An will accommodate its third solar power plant as construction of the Europlast Long An project began on September 21.

Vinalines to make second effort to sell its shares

Vinalines to make second effort to sell its shares

Over 480 million shares that the State-owned Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) failed to sell at its recent initial public offering (IPO) will be offered to investors in the near future.

Can Tho bolsters agricultural cooperation with Cuba

Can Tho bolsters agricultural cooperation with Cuba

Cuba is looking to bolster cooperation with the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho in the production of rice, fruits, and aquaculture, in line with agricultural restructuring and high-technology application.

Da Nang lands US$46.4m factory project

Da Nang lands US$46.4m factory project

The central city of Da Nang has granted an investment licence to the first ready-built factories for rent project at the city’s Hi-Tech Park with the aim of attracting more investors to the park.

Ba Ria-Vung Tau-a magnet for FDI projects

Ba Ria-Vung Tau-a magnet for FDI projects

The southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau has been among leading localities in the country in attracting FDI over the past 30 years, with 343 projects totally valued at US$27.3 billion.