Hai Phong receives giant project
10:07 | 19/07/2014 Companies
(VEN) - The Knauf Vietnam Co., Ltd. launched a ground breaking ceremony on July 17 in the Dinh Vu Industrial Zone in Hai Phong for construction of a Knauf gypsum board production factory at a total cost of 30 million euro becoming one of the largest foreign-invested projects in Hai Phong.
VNSTEEL: Effective drastic measures
17:10 | 17/07/2014 Companies
(VEN) - Although the domestic steel market faces a lot of difficulties, Vietnam Steel Corporation (VNSteel)’s implementation of drastic measures have cut losses and brought about profits in the first half of the year, said General Director of the Vietnam Steel Corporation Nghiem Xuan Da at the corporation’s first half year production and sales review and second half year targets conference held on July 7.
Metro promotes energy efficiency of supply chain
16:01 | 11/07/2014 Companies
(VEN) - Improving productivity and reducing production costs and negative impacts of large and medium-sized manufacturers on the environment are some of the topics discussed in the Supply Chain Energy Efficiency Program workshop held on July 9 in Ho Chi Minh City by Metro Cash & Carry and GIZ’s Project Development Program (PDP). Some 80 participants representing enterprises in Metro’s supply chain, businesses and energy experts joined the event.
Hitachi increases market share in Vietnam
11:27 | 08/07/2014 Companies
(VEN) - Wishing to increase its market share and promote its long-term operations in Vietnam, Hitachi Vietnam will participate in the Vietnam Manufacturing Expo 2014 that will take place from August 27-29 at the Hanoi International Center for Exhibition (ICE Hanoi). Vietnam Economic News’ Ngoc Long & My Phung spoke with Masato Hayashi, Senior Manager of the Hitachi Asia (Vietnam) Company Limited.
Ineffective e-commerce applications in crafts companies
15:13 | 05/07/2014 Companies
(VEN) - Vietnam Economic News’ Lan Anh had an interview with Director of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s Institute of Information Technology for Business (ITB-VCCI) Le Van Loi around the application of electronic commerce (e-commerce) in branding and export promotion in crafts companies in Hanoi.
Vinatex to approach IPO
15:46 | 04/07/2014 Companies
(VEN) - After 15 years of equitization, the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) will officially conduct their initial public offerings (IPOs) on July 22.
VinaPhone continues to reduce roaming charges
10:33 | 02/07/2014 Companies
(VEN) - In early June 2014, VinaPhone reduced charges for international roaming services in Australia, Canada and the US by between 11-55 percent. This was the second time the mobile network operator slashed its roaming charges within less than a year.
Ace life scoops two prestigious sustainability and ethics awards
16:37 | 30/06/2014 Companies
(VEN) - Hanoi, June 29, 2014 – ACE Life, the global life insurance division of ACE Group, was awarded the “Sustainable Development Enterprises” certification and Lam Hai Tuan, Chairman and Country President of ACE Life in Vietnam, was honored with the “Global Ethics in Business Ambassador” award by the World Federation of UNESCO Clubs, Centers and Associations (WFUCA).