Empowering the country’s southern region
16:08 | 02/03/2017 Energy
(VEN) - To enhance transmission capacity and meet increasing demand in the southern region, the Central Power Projects Management Board (CPMB) under the National Power Transmission Corporation (EVNNPT) is accelerating preparations for a 500kV triple circuit transmission line project.
Vietnam refinery predicts profit dips
16:27 | 01/03/2017 Petroleum
Dung Quat Refinery in the central province of Quang Ngai is aiming to decrease its turnover by 17 percent this year, a 2017 target of 62.4 trillion VND (2.77 billion USD).
Authorities mull additional measures to protect steel sector
16:16 | 27/02/2017 Industry
(VEN) - The Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) has concerns about tax evasion for rolled steel products, posing difficulties for domestic steel manufacturers. It believes this requires authorities to take measures to protect the steel sector, in particular, and the national economy in general.
The difficult path of industry promotion
12:16 | 26/02/2017 Industry
(VEN) - Localities are reporting that the inconsistency of the organizational apparatus as well as manpower shortage have negatively affected implementation and effectiveness of industry promotion projects.
Climbing over the cement wall
14:58 | 23/02/2017 Industry
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Construction, 2017 is forecast to be another tough year for cement sales, especially cement exports. Businesses are therefore advised to prioritize exports in order to assure their stable development.
Agreement signed on gas exploitation at While Lion field
16:47 | 20/02/2017 Energy
The PetroVietnam Gas Corporation (PV Gas) and the PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) inked on February 17 an agreement in principle on cooperation in developing phase II of the Su Tu Trang (White Lion) gas field.