Meet the new face of Vietnam’s oil industry
16:04 | 26/05/2015 Industry
Japan's top oil refiner, JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corp, has unveiled plans to go ahead with refinery projects in Vietnam as it seeks to expand in overseas markets to offset shrinking domestic demand.
Four-month industrial production Satisfactory growth
15:54 | 25/05/2015 Industry
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, in the first four months of this year, the index of industrial production (IIP) almost doubled that of the same period in 2014, pointing towards bright economic prospects ahead.
Vietnam, US sign MoU on electricity market development
10:39 | 22/05/2015 Industry
(VEN) - Recently in Hanoi, the Bureau of Energy Resources (ENR) under the US Department of State and the Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), under which the US would provide technical assistance to help Vietnam develop a competitive electricity market. The MoU was signed in the presence of Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Cam Tu and Deputy Chief of Mission at the US Embassy in Vietnam C. Pierangelo.
Gasoline prices rise by VND1,200
16:05 | 21/05/2015 Industry
The ministries of Finance and Industry and Trade on May 20 enabled enterprises to increase gasoline prices by VND1,200 (six cents) per litre in the wake of increasing global fuel prices.
Sugarcane industry needs to slash costs
15:24 | 19/05/2015 Industry
Vietnam needed to improve the competitiveness of its sugar industry's competitiveness so it did not lose out in the regional market, especially when the tax rate is cut to zero by 2018 as part of commitments to the ASEAN Economic Community.
Promoting support industries in Vietnam
13:49 | 16/05/2015 Industry
(VEN) - Reed Tradex Co., Ltd., the organizer of Vietnam Manufacturing Expo 2015, held a forum on May 20 in Hanoi under the theme “Key Success for Supporting Industries; Towards the Hub of Production after AEC.”
Salt industry needs new development strategies
17:30 | 14/05/2015 Industry
Insiders have called for new salt production strategies with the increasing preference for Vietnamese handmade sea salt in foreign markets, reported the Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Vietnam Economic Times) newspaper.
HCMC efficiently develops four key industries
15:11 | 13/05/2015 Industry
(VEN) - Ho Chi Minh City is focusing on developing engineering, electronics and information technology (IT), chemical, rubber and plastic, and food processing industries to transform its industrial economic structure.