The Ho Chi Minh City-based An Viet Phat Energy Company has broken ground on a 1.2 trillion VND (51.6 million USD) timber processing factory in the Vung Ang Economic Zone in Ky Anh township of the central province of Ha Tinh.
The People’s Committee of central Ha Tinh province has granted investment licences to three new projects worth a combination of more than 1.65 trillion VND (71 million USD).
The construction of a VND170.8 billion (US$7.5 million) factory manufacturing mechanical products, machinery and spare parts started at Phu Vinh industrial park inside Vung Ang economic zone in Ky Anh town, the central province of Ha Tinh on March 23.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project to develop a marine environment monitoring system in the central provinces of Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said he hopes Quang Binh province to bring a new strong wind of change for the tourism sector.
The loss of 549 meters of underground electrical cables from the Vung Ang Economic Zone has disrupted its operations.
Two local steel giants are in a race to build steel complex projects, while foreign investors have stayed away due to surplus steel in the market and capital concerns.
The biggest environmental scandal ever in Vietnam by Taiwan’s Formosa Plastics Corporation has caused foreign firms doing business here to be more concerned with regards to environmental protection issues.
Vietnam's environment ministry has invited around 100 experts to investigate an environmental disaster that has killed tons of fish and affected thousands of families in fishing villages along the central coast.
The Danang Seafood Week began on May 1 as local authorities rejected allegations that the mysterious mass fish deaths in several central provinces has spread to the city.
Amid concerns that whatever is killing fish en masse in several central provinces has spread to Da Nang, the city assured on April 28 that tests found waters off its coast remain safe.
The People’s Court of central Ha Tinh province on November 12 sentenced 11 people to prison for between 15-39 months and three others to suspension for causing public disorder during a riot that broke out at the Vung Ang Economic Zone in May.
(VOV) - A senior labour official on August 28 quashed rumours that contractors at the Vung Ang economic zone in central Ha Tinh province are recruiting 10,000 Chinese employees, saying this is false information.
Formosa Plastics Group, the largest industrial conglomerate in Taiwan, still remains committed to the construction of the mammoth integrated steel mill in Vietnam, despite the Vietnamese government’s rejection of a special economic zone designation for the project.
The police in central Ha Tinh province has launched legal proceedings against and arrested 16 people involved in a recent disturbance at the Vung Ang Economic Zone.
The Police Agency of southern Binh Duong province has arrested more than 800 suspects following disturbances at industrial zones in the locality.
(VOV) - Japan’s Mitsubishi Group is putting the finishing touches to the construction work of the US$2.5 billion Vung Ang 2 thermal power plant in Ha Tinh province due to begin in June 2014.
Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan on July 11 chaired an online working session with central Ha Tinh province to review the results of human resources training for Vung Ang economic zone.