EVN harnesses science and technology on all fronts
10:52 | 08/06/2017 Energy
(VEN) - Vietnam Electricity (EVn) has promoted scientific and technological applications in order to operate and manage the national power system in a safe manner, provide sufficient power for the country’s socioeconomic development and enhance business efficiency.
Vinacomin cooperates with Japan to improve production capacity
14:40 | 05/06/2017 Energy
On May 29, Vietnam National Coal – Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) and Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (Jogmec) signed cooperation agreements to implement their collaboration program on training to improve coal production capacity and safe techniques.
BSR, an economic engine in Quang Ngai
09:35 | 05/06/2017 Energy
(VEN) - Since it began production and trading operations in June 2010, the Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited (BSR) in Quang Ngai Province has contributed nearly US$7 billion to the state budget. Its Dung Quat Refinery - the first project of its kind in Vietnam - not only significantly promotes Quang Ngai’s economic development but also helps attract investors to the province. Vietnam Economic News’ Hong Ha spoke with BSR general director, Tran Ngoc Nguyen, to learn about the project.
PV Power preparing for equitization
14:02 | 31/05/2017 Energy
(VEN) - Following the government’s and the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s guidelines on state-owned enterprise equitization, the PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) is preparing the necessary conditions to transform into a joint stock company in 2017.
Jabil expands facility footprint in Saigon Hi-Tech Park
22:17 | 27/05/2017 Energy
(VEN) - May 26, Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE: JBL), held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new facility at the Saigon Hi-Tech Park (SHTP) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The event marked the expansion of Jabil Vietnam’s operations to a total of 413,000 square feet of building space at the industrial park.
Germany supports vocational training and renewable energy
14:48 | 26/05/2017 Energy
Germany and Vietnam agreed to further extend their co-operation prioritising the areas of vocational training, energy and the environment, during the government negotiations on development cooperation on May 17 and 18 in Berlin, Germany.
PV Power marks 10th birthday with planned sale, IPO
10:09 | 24/05/2017 Energy
(VEN) - The state-owned PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) marks its 10th anniversary this month with higher than expected businesses results that have drawn intense interest from major foreign investors seeking to buy 49 percent of its stake.