Japanese bank eyes EVN’s energy projects

Japanese bank eyes EVN’s energy projects

The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is interested in investment plans for energy projects of the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) and Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN), unveiled Kazuhisa Yumikura, Managing Executive Officer and Global Head of Infrastructure and Environment Finance Group at JBIC.

Favourable factors allure Japanese groups

Favourable factors allure Japanese groups

Vietnam has attracted plenty of foreign direct investment (FDI) into industrial manufacturing, and while previously overseas investors talked about the weakness of supporting industries, the current changes are step-by-step contributing to the attraction of FDI for the future.

Vietnamese porcelain product wins Red Dot Award

Vietnamese porcelain product wins Red Dot Award

Gastroline, a set of porcelain hospitality tableware made by the Binh Duong-based Minh Long I Company, has bested 5,500 products from 55 countries to win the Product Design category of the Red Dot Award.

Supporting industry strategies voiced

Supporting industry strategies voiced

Vietnam has been advised to apply Japanese technical standards and remove some obstructions, including those regarding tax and incentives in order to develop the country’s supporting industries.

Petrol prices rise over 700 VND per litre

Petrol prices rise over 700 VND per litre

From 17:00 of July 17, the retail price of RON95-III increased 718 VND to a maximum level of 21,235 VND per litre, while the ceiling price of bio-fuel E5 RON 92 was up 626 VND to 20,279 VND per litre.

International electricity-energy expos open in HCM City

International electricity-energy expos open in HCM City

The 2019 international exhibitions on electrical technology and equipment (Vietnam ETE) and on products, technologies of energy saving and green power (Enertec Expo) are showcasing advanced technologies of the industry in Ho Chi Minh City between July 17 and 20.

Vietnam attends Specialty & Fine Food Asia in Singapore

Vietnam attends Specialty & Fine Food Asia in Singapore

VOV.VN - The Specialty & Fine Food Asia 2019 event opened in Singapore on July 17, attracting representatives of nearly 200 businesses from 20 nations and territories across the world, including Vietnam.

Ca Mau works to attract more investment

Ca Mau works to attract more investment

The Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau has set its sights on attracting 28 investment projects this year, with a focus on seafood processing, high-technology agriculture and renewable energy.

Government asks for measures to restructure industrial sector

Government asks for measures to restructure industrial sector

The Government has asked for drastic measures to review and choose suitable foreign-invested projects, while applying solutions to attract investment and technology transfer from world leading firms with environmentally friendly high technologies.

Vietnam – good land for major groups

Vietnam – good land for major groups

Commitments to provide fair and equal treatment as well as protection for investors of both sides in the freshly signed EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) are expected to help Vietnam attract major groups.