HCM City industrial production falls sharply
22:05 | 11/08/2020 Industry
HCM City’s index of industrial production for the first seven months of the year declined by 5.5 per cent year-on-year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to its Department of Industry and Trade.
Binh Thuan looks to become LNG-powered national energy hub
06:25 | 07/08/2020 Industry
(VEN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently in-principle approved to add the LNG gas-fired power project near Ke Ga Cape in the southern province of Binh Thuan to the National Power Development Master Plan for the 2021-2030 period, with a vision towards 2045 (Power Development Master Plan 8). This project, together with the Thang Long Offshore Wind Power Project, will contribute to turning Binh Thuan into a national energy hub.
Saving energy in Bac Ninh Province craft villages
13:02 | 06/08/2020 Industry
(VEN) - Bac Ninh Province, northeast of the capital Hanoi, has some of the fastest growing craft villages in the country in both quantity and quality, as well as rapidly increasing energy consumption due to the use of outdated machinery and equipment. The local Department of Industry and Trade has set out to devise and implement energy saving solutions for the production process.
Textile exporters encounter new European consumer trends
06:00 | 04/08/2020 Industry
(VEN) - Consumers in the European Union are shifting their preferences for textile and garment products, with fast and cheap fashion gradually being replaced by environmentally friendly goods. This trend is expected to force domestic textile and apparel manufacturers to change their production methods accordingly.
Mekong power plant completes key phase toward finish line
10:00 | 01/08/2020 Industry
(VEN) - On July 10, the PetroVietnam Song Hau 1 Power Project Management Board, together with contractors VINAINCON, LILAMA and member units of Vietnam Electricity (EVN), successfully powered up key components of the long-delayed Mekong Delta power plant toward its 2021 completion.
EVN powers up all customer services
13:00 | 29/07/2020 Industry
(VEN) - Pursuing comprehensive reform, the biggest, state-owned power corporation/group in Vietnam - Vietnam Electricity (EVN) - has implemented a digital transformation of its customer services, which are all performed online now as level-4 public services.
EU trade pact holds out promise for cashew exports
06:00 | 29/07/2020 Industry
(VEN) - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will help deepen the Vietnamese cashew sector’s involvement in global supply chains and increase its exports to the EU market. Vietnam Economic News’ Ha Duyen spoke about the export prospects with Dang Hoang Giang, Vice Chairman and Secretary General of the Vietnam Cashew Association (VINACAS).