ADB, WB steps up online bidding in Vietnam Business

ADB, WB steps up online bidding in Vietnam

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the World Bank (WB) have decided to use the Vietnam National E-Procurement System (VNEPS) to conduct online bidding for construction and goods supply contracts for their projects.
Hanoi launches school milk programme Society

Hanoi launches school milk programme

The Department of Education and Training of Hanoi and Vietnam Dairy Product JSC (Vinamilk) on January 2 organised a ceremony at Kim Dong Primary School in Ba Dinh district to launch a school milk programme in the city.
Draft simplifies SOE stake bidding for foreigners Business

Draft simplifies SOE stake bidding for foreigners

The State Bank of Vietnam has drafted a regulation which would create favourable conditions for foreign investors to join in the process of State-owned enterprises’ (SOEs) privatisation and capital divestment.
North-South expressway project to select investors Business

North-South expressway project to select investors

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) will sell bidding documents to select investors for the North-South expressway project in the coming time, said Nguyen Danh Huy, head of the ministry’s Department of Public-Private Partnership (PPP).
Vinalines holds roadshow for upcoming IPO Business

Vinalines holds roadshow for upcoming IPO

Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) is welcoming all investors interested in becoming shareholders of the corporation during its initial public offering (IPO) scheduled for September 5 at the Hanoi Stock Exchange.
New bill expected to promote PPP investment activities Business

New bill expected to promote PPP investment activities

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has proposed building a draft law on investment in public-private partnership (PPP) models, including BOT (build-operate-transfer) form, which is expected to become a legal foundation for all PPP investment activities.
 Thai firm keen on 100 percent stake at LSP Business

Thai firm keen on 100 percent stake at LSP

Thailand’s SCG Group wants entire stake of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) to own 100 percent of the Long Son Petrochemicals (LSP) Complex in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.