08:53 | 17/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - In 2008, PetroVietnam Gas Joint Stock Corporation (PV Gas) exceeded its production plan from 4- 52 percent as well as financial targets from 33-83 percent. The corporation's production and business activities enjoyed favorable conditions thanks to higher oil prices than expectation (up 23.4 USD/barrel) and more stable and safer gas systems.
15:46 | 15/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - The Vietnam Report Joint Stock Company (Vietnam Report) has announced the Profit500 Ranking, which listed the 500 most profitable companies in Vietnam in 2018. The event aimed to honour enterprises that are profitable, have potential to become key pillars of the Vietnamese economy.
Motorola Solutions Acquires VaaS International Holdings
11:05 | 14/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) announced it has acquired VaaS International Holdings, Inc., (VaaS) a data and image analytics company based in Livermore, California and Fort Worth, Texas. Motorola Solutions paid a purchase price of $445 million in a combination of cash and equity.
Dai-ichi Life Vietnam Fund Management Company launch Open-ended Fund - DFVN Capital Appreciation Fund
16:25 | 11/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - Dai-ichi Life Vietnam Fund Management Company Limited (DFVN), the wholly-owned subsidiary of Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company of Vietnam, Limited, a member of Dai-ichi Holdings Inc. (Japan), has just launched its DFVN Capital Appreciation Fund (DFVN-CAF), with chartered capital of 75,121,600,000 dong, in according with the Incorporation License for public securities investment fund No. 34/GCN-UBCK by the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC) dated January 3rd 2019.
AstraZeneca announces partnerships to benefit cancer patients
15:19 | 10/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - AstraZeneca, the global science-led biopharmaceutical company, today commemorates its 25th anniversary in Vietnam through a joint announcement with National Cancer Hospital and Plan International, demonstrating the company’s continuous commitment to local patients and healthcare sector.
Development kit for Amazon AVS supports far-field voice interaction
10:38 | 09/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - Microchip Technology Inc., via its Microsemi Corporation subsidiary, has announced that its AcuEdge™ ZLK38AVS Development Kit for Amazon Alexa Voice Service (AVS) now introduces far-field voice pick up and the flexibility to build devices with multiple mic array configurations. The solution reduces BOM costs while addressing the requirements of small-form-factor designs.
Kirby Southeast Asia: Creating a brand to reckon with
09:20 | 04/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - Over 10 years in Vietnam, pre-engineered steel builder Kirby Southeast Asia has established strong brand recognition and implemented over 1,500 projects. The world’s leading pre-engineered steel building (PEB) company is also one of the most successful foreign investors in Dong Nai Province with a total investment of more than US$17 million. Vietnam Economic News’ Phung Ky spoke with Anup Kumar Dave, General Director of the Kirby Southeast Asia Co. Ltd., about the company’s achievements over a decade of its presence in Vietnam, and the direction of sustainable development in the country in general and Dong Nai Province in particular.
SOE equitization yields state funds
09:08 | 03/01/2019 Companies
(VEN) - The total amount of state capital withdrawals from SOEs through equitization in the 2016-2018 period was 2.5 times higher compared with the 2011-2015 period.