Hanoi leads OVOP movement
08:08 | 14/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The One Village One Product (OVOP) movement was initiated by Japan in 1979, with the intention of promoting domestic craft production. The movement has so far spread to 36 countries worldwide including Thailand, Cambodia, and Senegal and brought these countries economic development successes.
IIP on the rise
11:18 | 13/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The index of industrial production (IIP) grew 8.6 percent in September 2014 and 6.7 percent in the first nine months of this year, while the IIP growth was 5.4 percent in 2013.
A new turning point for Ly Son
11:19 | 09/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The official operation of the national grid system on Ly Son Island in central Quang Ngai Province on September 28, 2014 finally met the generation-spanning expectations of islanders and opened an opportunity for making a great breakthrough in the island district’s socioeconomic development.
EVNSPC boosts power supply
10:03 | 08/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Electricity of Vietnam subsidiary Southern Power Corporation (EVNSPC) has finally succeeded in providing electricity to all communes and wards in 21 provinces and cities from Ninh Thuan to Ca Mau, during a campaign that lasted 40 years, including 10 years of accelerating rural electrification.
Investment projects accelerate thanks to national grid
15:11 | 07/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The 110kV Ha Tien – Phu Quoc submarine power cable system - the biggest in the Southeast Asia region has been in operation for more than half a year now, marking the strong development and change in the socioeconomic outlook of the island district. Thanks to the national grid, instead of buying power from diesel generators at high prices, now daily activities of Phu Quoc islanders have been easier and investment projects in the island have also progressed more quickly.
Footwear businesses to meet product safety requirements
14:08 | 07/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association Secretary-General Phan Thi Thanh Xuan when addressing a conference on supporting footwear businesses to meet product safety requirements said that the state would create favorable conditions and accompany businesses in overcoming any difficulty.
Breakthrough for support industries needed
10:32 | 06/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The sixth draft decree on developing support industries drafted by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) will highlight the establishment of an investment fund for support industries, technological solutions, incentives on corporate income tax and investment in the construction of industrial zones and clusters. These new points are expected to create a breakthrough for the development of the industrial sector and the economy in order to achieve the goals of industrialization and modernization by 2020.
Government has more practical awareness of support industries
08:03 | 03/10/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) said at the second session of the Japan-Vietnam support industry forum in Ho Chi Minh City that provisions in a draft governmental decree on support industry development show that the Vietnamese government has had more practical awareness of the importance of support industry development.