Logo. Investment in Vietnam
04/08/2015 09:12 pm
METRO Pacific Tollways Corp. (MPTC), the tollways unit of the Manny Pangilinan-led conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC), is no longer pursuing a $600-million investment to build toll roads in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Standard Chartered Private Equity invests in F&B chain
20/09/2014 09:49 am
News/HCM CITY (VNS) — Standard Chartered Private Equity has acquired a significant minority stake in Golden Gate Trade & Services Joint Stock Company, the country's largest domestic developer and operator of Asian full service restaurants.
AEC to expand VN footwear sector
20/09/2014 09:48 am
News/HA NOI (VNS) — Vietnamese footwear exports will enjoy zero tariff once the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is established in late 2015, allowing producers to expand their markets and access new materials.
US signs $1.5m grant for City's metro rail network
20/09/2014 09:47 am
News/HCM CITY (VNS) — The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) yesterday signed an agreement to provide a non-refundable US$1.5 million grant to the HCM City's Management Authority for Urban Railways to establish an integrated telecommunications control centre for the city's metro rail system.
Japanese firm provides funds for water purifier
20/09/2014 09:44 am
News/HCM CITY (VNS) — The Halvo Ltd company of Japan has successfully tested its technology in Viet Nam that will be used to purify water and treat waste water.
Denmark helps Mekong Delta province deal with climate change
11/09/2014 08:06 pm
Denmark is willing to share its experiences in climate change adaptation with the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre, a representative of the Danish Embassy said.
Second turbine at Vinh Tan power plant generates power
11/09/2014 07:58 pm
The second 622MW turbine of Vinh Tan 2 thermo-power plant in the central province of Binh Thuan has been successfully connected to the national grid with its maximum electricity-generating capacity hitting 82 MV, according to the Electricity of Vietnam Group.
Work begins on southern oil refinery
11/09/2014 07:56 pm
PHU YEN (VNS) — The Vung Ro Oil Co. Ltd. (VRP) began site leveling for construction of the Vung Ro Oil Refinery & Petrochemical project yesterday morning.
Organic waste to be turned into renewable energy
08/09/2014 06:23 pm
News/HCMC - Renewable green energy will be created from organic waste discharged in industrial-agricultural activities in the Mekong Delta region through a new project funded by the Japanese government.
Japan’s growing appetite for restaurant and food sector
08/09/2014 05:47 pm
News/Tokyo - The restaurant and food industry in Vietnam is a delectable – hot and juicy spot for foreign investment and has been garnering the eye of large numbers of Japanese investors.