12:28 | 22/07/2018 Industry
Improving competitive capacity to expand export markets and understanding of international trade regulations are significant for Vietnamese steel firms to respond to trade defence lawsuits in the context of growing protectionism, said Chairman of Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) Ho Nghia Dung.
11:32 | 21/07/2018 Energy
The Prime Minister recently decided to add the Vinh Tan 4 Thermal Power Plant Expansion project to the list of priority projects subject to consideration for the issuance of government guarantees in 2018.
Vietnam ETE and Enertec Expo kicks off
09:33 | 19/07/2018 Energy
The eleventh International Exhibition on Electrical Technology and Equipment (Vietnam ETE) 2018 and the eighth International Exhibition on Products and Technologies for Energy-Saving and Green Power (Enertec Expo) 2018 opened in Ho Chi Minh City on July 18.
Phu Quoc island invests in six power works
15:46 | 18/07/2018 Energy
The Southern Power Corporation of the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN SPC) is investing in building six new power works in Phu Quoc island district of the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang.
New deal with EU challenges Vietnamese woodwork producers
09:25 | 18/07/2018 Industry
(VEN) - Vietnam and the European Union (EU) have signed an agreement on removing illegal timber from supply chains. The Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) will present wood product makers in craft villages throughout Vietnam with major challenges.
Lilama 18 to build LNG tank
15:18 | 17/07/2018 Energy
Vietnam Construction and Machinery Installation Corp 18 (Lilama 18) will undertake the construction of the Hai Linh Vung Tau project on liquid natural gas (LNG) tank.
New push to link local support industries with multinationals
14:03 | 15/07/2018 Industry
(VEN) - A new program launched last month in Hanoi is designed to help Vietnamese firms become suppliers of multinational corporations and expand operations of existing suppliers. This is the latest development in a concerted effort by the Ministry of Industry and Trade to strengthen the country’s support industries.
Vietnam promotes program on electrical energy efficiency and conservation
13:27 | 14/07/2018 Energy
According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), the implementation of the national program on electrical energy efficiency has achieved the target of 3.4 pct and 5.65 pct of total energy consumption conservation during the 2006-2015 period and 2011-2015 period, equivalent to about 4.5 million tonnes and 11.261 million tonnes of oil (TOE), respectively.
Siemens supplies equipment for Vietnam’s largest solar farm
19:27 | 13/07/2018 Energy
Siemens has won the contract to supply systems to its customer Trung Nam Group in Vietnam and put the country’s largest solar farm into operation. The farm is the first solar project for Siemens in South-East Asia, and has a capacity of 204 megawatts peak (MWp). The project will deliver up to 425 Gigawatt hours (GWh) per year. This is enough to supply approximately 200,000 households with electricity and saves around 250,000 tons of CO2.