Vung Ang Power Plant receives 95 mln USD loan Business

Vung Ang Power Plant receives 95 mln USD loan

The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) has received a loan worth 95 million USD to build the Vung Ang Thermal Power Plant No 1 in Ha Tinh province under a credit contract signed with two Japan-based banks on August 11.
Business

Expo to push VN manufacturing potential

Vietnamese enterprises will have the opportunity to access the latest manufacturing and tool technologies at the 8th Vietnam International Precision Engineering, Machine Tools and Metalworking Exhibition (MTA) held in HCM City next month.
PetroVietnam secures credit for Vung Ang plant Business

PetroVietnam secures credit for Vung Ang plant

The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) landed an agreement with five international banks on a 904 million USD loan for its Vung Ang 1 thermopower plant at a ceremony in Hanoi on April 22.
State President Triet busy in Yokohama Politics

State President Triet busy in Yokohama

State President Nguyen Minh Triet received representatives from the Japan-Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians Federation in Yokohama on Nov. 12 as part of his activities in Japan for the 18th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting.
UK newspaper: VN lures in more foreign investors Business

UK newspaper: VN lures in more foreign investors

UK newspaper, the Financial Times, on July 26 ran an article saying that Vietnam ’s attractive investment environment, especially its cheap labour costs and political stability, are persuading foreign companies to choose it as the best destination in the region for their investments.
Vietnam looks to boost ties with Japan Politics

Vietnam looks to boost ties with Japan

Vietnam attaches importance to its cooperation with Japan and as ASEAN Chair, Vietnam wants to boost cooperation between ASEAN and Japan, affirmed Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan.
Business

Deep water ports magnet for Japanese investment

Japanese investors are interested in investment cooperation in building and operating deep water ports in Vietnam, said Japanese Deputy Minister of Land-Infrastructure-Transport and Tourism Fujita Takehino.
Business

Vietnam starts manufacturing ship engines

Vietnam ’s first ship engine plant, a join venture between the Bach Dang Shipbuilding Corporation and the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd of Japan , was put into operation on February 3.
Society

Mitsubishi group helps train nuclear human resource

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) will provide training courses on nuclear technology for students of the Hanoi University of Technology (HUT) and offer scholarship for those having high records during the courses.
Business

Vietnam oil&gas expo draws int’l economic giants

The Vietnam Oil&Gas Expo 2009 will be held in the Centre for Saigon Trade Fair and Exhibition, Ho Chi Minh City, from Oct. 29-31 with the participation of 157 firms from 20 countries and territories, PertroVietnam (PVN) said.