MTA to be held in Ho Chi Minh City
15:00 | 11/06/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The 12th International Precision Engineering, Machine Tools and Metalworking Exhibition and Conference will take place from July 8-11 in Ho Chi Minh City, the Singapore Exhibition Services Pte Ltd (SES) announced.
Kazan university opens rep office in Vietnam
09:08 | 10/06/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Viet Tri University of Industry together with the Kazan National Research Technological University (KNRTU) of Russia inaugurated a KNRTU representative office on June 2 at the Viet Tri University of Industry.
Big gap between Vietnamese and regional SMEs
08:07 | 09/06/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - According to Chairman of Vietnam Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Cao Sy Khiem, in the current circumstances when Vietnam is negotiating to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) and heading towards the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), there is still a big gap between Vietnamese SMEs and those of regional countries in terms of technological levels and other resources. Vietnam Economic News’ Hoa Quynh talked with Cao Sy Khiem.
The US assists Vietnam’s climate change adaptation efforts
09:39 | 08/06/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Recently in Nam Dinh Province, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, in association with the Nam Dinh Province People’s Committee and the Management Board of the Provincial Trans-boundary Coastal Wetland Biosphere Reserve in the Red River Delta, organized a workshop to discuss the impact of climate change on the Red River Delta, its vulnerability level and measures to help it cope with climate change.
US$150,000 for National Fund for Vietnamese Children
16:28 | 06/06/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Chevron Vietnam Ltd., Petrovietnam Exploration Production Corporation Ltd. (PVEP), Mitsui Oil Exploration Co., Ltd. (MOECO), and PTT Exploration and Production Plc. (PTTEP) together with the National Fund for Vietnamese Children (NFVC) announced on June 2 an extension to the program supporting school upgrades and scholarships for more than 800 schoolchildren in the Mekong Delta in 2014.
Lotte-HPT joint venture established
17:05 | 05/06/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - A signing ceremony was held on June 2 for the Lotte-HPT High Tech Vietnam Shareholding Company, a joint venture between the HPT Vietnam Corporation, Lotte Data Communications (LDCC) and Hyundai Information Technology (HIT).