Lam Dong: More than VND8.29 billion for craft conservation and development
15:22 | 03/03/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Lam Dong’s People’s Committee has approved a project to conserve and develop craft villages in the province for the 2014-2016 period with vision toward 2020, with realized capital of VND8.290 billion, including VND5.406 billion as state budget funds and VND2.884 billion as private sectoral funding.
GSP: New opportunities, challenges for footwear industry
10:09 | 03/03/2014 Industry
(VEN) - From 2014, Vietnamese footwear products removed from the sensitive product list exported to the European Union will enjoy zero tax rates, while tax rates applied for products in that list will decrease by 3.5 percent from the former rates. This is seen as a golden but not easy opportunity for the footwear industry.
Vinh Phuc industry promotion lures capital
14:15 | 28/02/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Through an VND835 million funding for application of modern equipment in production, Vinh Phuc industry production has attracted considerable reciprocal capital from enterprises and production facilities, helping the provincial rural industry boost investment and production development.
Competitive electricity wholesale market to be piloted
11:06 | 27/02/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Under the direction of Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai, a competitive electricity wholesale market will be piloted in 2015-2016; Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) will actively prepare the necessary conditions to operate the market from this year.