VOV.VN - A delegation from Ba Ria-Vung Tau province is paying a working visit to Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK) from October 17-26 to call for investments in wind energy, solar energy, petrochemistry, PVC plastics and logistics, said vice chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Long.
An international airport, seaport system, road traffic and good infrastructure are attracting investment in Phu Quoc. Hundreds of trillion of dong have been poured into the island which will be an SEZ (specialized economic zone) in the near future.
The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) has proposed to reduce its stake in many strategic seaports.
Potential for cooperation in developing transport in general and seaport in particular in Vietnam has been introduced to representatives of the Dutch government and enterprises.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has asked the Department of Transport to seek measures to tackle traffic jams at 37 traffic-congestion hotspots across the city, including those at seaports.
Germany’s Bremen State and Vietnam see great potential for cooperation in trade, high technology, renewable energy, seaport, and vocational training, heard a conference held in Bremen, the largest port city in northern Germany, on May 17.
The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) held a workshop in Singapore on April 26 to introduce its development orientations to seek strategic investors.
Greek businesses are keen to promote cooperation with Vietnam and particularly Ho Chi Minh City in the field of seaport.
The central province of Thua Thien – Hue has held a conference in Singapore to call for Singaporean investment in the province’s key sectors of tourism and sea port.
Foreign investors poured US$567.3 million in registered capital into 12 new projects and eight existing one in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh so far in 2016.
The central province of Khanh Hoa has raised the warning level for the Zika virus as well as taken more measures to prevent the disease at its international airport and seaports.
According to the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange, Saigon Port Company Limited will make its initial public offering (IPO) on June 30.
Ho Chi Minh City and Japan’s Izumiotsu city, with their respective advantages in seaport development, are able to boost collaboration in this field in the near future.
(VOV) - The Saigon Newport Corporation (SNP) held a conference on July 27 with representatives from 20 leading Egyptian businesses in Cairo exploring cooperative opportunities in logistics and transport.
(VOV) - The Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) will lend US$53.16 million to Laos to build a road in Houaphan province.
Vietnam and Belgium convened the second session of their joint committee on economic cooperation in Hanoi on October 14 and 15.
(VOV) - Businesses from Japanese city of Kobe made a fact-finding tour of Ba Ria-Vung Tau province on March 18 to sound out opportunities for investment cooperation.
(VOV) -The seaport in the central city of Danang is aiming to process 4.8 million tonnes of goods in 2013 despite the ongoing global economic difficulties.
A delegation of five French businesses will visit Vietnam from September 24-27 to seek investment opportunities in the area of seaport and logistical services.
Four new projects totalling more than VND46 trillion (US$2.2 billion) have recently been licensed by the Dung Quat Economic Zone (EZ) Management Board in the central province of Quang Ngai.