VOV.VN -A detailed master plan for the Nhat Tan-Noi Bai route was announced by the Hanoi municipal People’s Committee on June 23. The master plan targets at creating development momentums for localities in the northern part of the Red River and adjacent areas.
Steel demand in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam are expected to maintain a growth rate of 6% next year despite exposure to China’s steel exports, according to World Steel Association (WSA).
(VOV) - An economic development forum for the central region will be held on August 8 to fully tap its potential and remove obstacles to tourism, industry, infrastructure construction and human resources development.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Japan signed and exchanged a diplomatic note on the enactment of their agreement on double tax avoidance and tax evasion prevention, at a ceremony in Hanoi on April 15.
(VOV) - HCM City aims to attract US$550 million to its industrial parks (IPs) and export processing zones (EPZs) in 2014, an increase of 10% over 2013.
(VOV) - The central coastal province of Binh Dinh is calling for US$1.8 billion in 18 projects in its Nhon Hoi economic zone and other industrial parks.
(VOV) - Vietnam considers the World Bank a reliable development partner in terms of resources and policy consultancy, said a senior Party official.
(VOV) -The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is targeting a 2014 gross domestic product (GDP) of VND87.5 trillion, the equivalent of a 12.5% growth rate from 2013.
(VOV) - Hanoi has its sights set on becoming a major international city by 2020. The authorities are determined to emulate the success of other South East Asian cities like Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.
(VOV) - Japan ranks first among foreign investors in Vietnam in terms of registered capital with 1990 valid projects worth US$32.667 billion.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Cuba need to further strengthen cooperation in economics, trade and investment, PM Nguyen Tan Dung told outgoing Cuban ambassador Fredesman Turro Gonzalez.
The World Bank wants to develop close ties with Ho Chi Minh City, especially to support new projects to benefit local residents, said WB Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Axel van Trotsenburg.
(VOV) - The government of Vietnam will work closely with the World Bank to speed up the disbursement and increase the efficiency of its loans, PM Nguyen Tan Dung has said.
(VOV) -Samsung is planning to invest in Vietnam’s infrastructure construction and chemical production.
(VOV) - Tehran is ready to support and share experience in urban construction and development with Hanoi.
(VOV) - Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia need to work on common preferential policies to attract investment in the Development Triangle Area.
Lao Bao, a special economic-commercial zone in the central province of Quang Tri, has so far lured 49 investment projects with total registered capital of over VND3,500 billion, of which 33 projects are operational.
Japan’s Oshima Shipbuilding Company has got its investment license to build a shipyard with a total registered capital of VND3.78 trillion (more than US$180 million) in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa.