Steel industry seeks to overcome difficulties
10:20 | 19/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, although the construction season had begun sales in April of almost all steel enterprises were lower than March. The main reason is that the demand for steel remained low and steel inventories remained high. An anti-overload transport policy has been applied on national highways since April 1, 2014. This new transport regulation has also affected steel sales.
Energy-efficient buildings save 50,400 TOE
15:02 | 18/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The Hanoi Energy Conservation Center (ECC Hanoi) said that after three years of the ECC Hanoi-organized contest on industrial and building energy management, 300 businesses launched 900 energy efficiency projects saving 50,400 tonnes of oil equivalent (TOE) or VND1.02 trillion, and reducing the amount of CO2 by 184,500 tonnes.
Providing support to rural industrial enterprises
08:33 | 18/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - By providing support to rural industrial enterprises to modernize production technologies and advertise products, industry promotion activities in the central province of Thua Thien Hue have been giving strength to local industrial enterprises to increase their strength and competitiveness in the market.
Hung Yen to have 35 IZs for SMEs by 2020
11:21 | 17/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Hung Yen Province would have 35 industrial zones (IZs) for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) 70-80 percent of which would be leased by 2020, according to the province’s Plan for IZs for SMEs until 2020, with a Vision to 2025.
Thai Binh: Over VND2.6 billion for industry promotion funding
11:08 | 16/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - According to Thai Binh province’s industry promotion plan in 2014, total funding for the local industry promotion is estimated at about VND2.689 billion. Thirty five industry promotion projects were surveyed in areas of technology transfer, technical innovation, improving quality products, labor training for industrial production facilities, improving management skills for owners of production facilities and directors of enterprises.
Big changes from industry promotion programs
11:07 | 14/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Big support from industry promotion activities have helped the rural industry in southern province of Soc Trang create big changes in terms of production value and export revenue, contributing to the general growth of the provincial industry sector.
Reducing the risk of power shortages
08:07 | 14/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) Director Dang Huy Cuong said that the south would not lack power in the dry season this year. In particular, the risk of power shortages in the southern provinces will be avoided thanks to putting the Pleiku-My Phuoc-Cau Bong 500 kV power transmission line into operation.
Expectations for high-tech industry
10:27 | 13/05/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Hanoi’s industrial growth remains slow compared to the country’s average growth. However, the high-tech sector is expected to create a new development engine.