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Ba Ria Vung Tau

Vietsovpetro taps 230 million tonnes of oil

Business

Vietsovpetro taps 230 million tonnes of oil

The Vietnam-Russia Oil and Gas Joint Venture Vietsovpetro has pumped up more than 230 million tonnes of crude oil and provided 34 billion cubic metres of associated gas since its exploitation of the first tonnes of the resource in Vietnam in June 1986.

FDI disbursement up 9.2 percent in eight months

Business

FDI disbursement up 9.2 percent in eight months

The disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects was estimated at 11.25 billion USD as of August 20, a year-on-year rise of 9.2 percent, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

RoK firm invests 1.2 billion USD in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

Business

RoK firm invests 1.2 billion USD in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

The Hyosung Chemical Corporation from the Republic of Korea (RoK) has received approval to build both a polypropylene-producing factory and a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) underground storage space in Cai Mep Industrial Zone in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.

High-rise buildings at fire risk

Society

High-rise buildings at fire risk

More than 4,100 high-rise buildings in Vietnam are at high risk of fire, the interdisciplinary team of the Ministry of Public Security and Ministry of Construction concluded in a recent investigation.

FDI in HCM City shrinks dramatically

Business

FDI in HCM City shrinks dramatically

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in HCM City is dwindling and cannot continue to drive the economy, Su Ngoc Anh, Director of the municipal Department of Planning and Investment, has said.