Thailand: companies back circular economy at Eco Innovation Forum 2019 World

Thailand: companies back circular economy at Eco Innovation Forum 2019

The Thai Ministry of Industry, the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand, the Water and Environment Institute for Sustainability, and the Federation of Thai Industries have held the Eco Innovation Forum 2019, on the theme ‘The Economy: Way to a Smart and Sustainable Eco Industrial Town,’ raising awareness in the industrial sector of the circular economy concept in eco industrial town development to maximise efficiency in resource consumption.
Nghi Son Economic Zone to be expanded tenfold Business

Nghi Son Economic Zone to be expanded tenfold

The Ministry of Construction and authorities of the central province of Thanh Hoa announced on January 9 the adjustments to the planning of Nghi Son Economic Zone (EZ) until 2035, with a vision to 2050.
Korean firms expand investments in Vietnam Business

Korean firms expand investments in Vietnam

The Republic of Korea (RoK) poured 2.32 billion USD in Vietnam in the first four months of 2018, making up nearly 30 percent of the inflow of investment in the Southeast Asian country.
KOTRA to move Southeast Asia headquarters to Hanoi World

KOTRA to move Southeast Asia headquarters to Hanoi

The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) said on May 10 that it will relocate its Southeast Asia headquarters from Singapore to the Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi to support Korean companies doing businesses in the fast-growing market.
Cat Hai to become ‘smart island’ Society

Cat Hai to become ‘smart island’

The Hai Phong Port City management authority and Hai Phong Economic Zone Authority (HEZA) has announced a detailed master plan making Cat Hai Island a smart island.
Can Tho draws five new FDI projects Business

Can Tho draws five new FDI projects

The Mekong Delta City of Can Tho licensed five foreign investment projects in the first 10 months of this year with total registered capital exceeding 17 million USD.
 Da Nang asked to focus on Party building Politics

Da Nang asked to focus on Party building

The central city of Da Nang should pay special attention to building a line-up of all-level Party members with high professionalism, good virtues and strong political character.
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Can Tho leaders set big development goals

Authorities in Can Tho are aiming to transform the Mekong Delta metropolis into an industrial city by 2020, with gross regional domestic product (GRDP) growth targeted to reach 7.3 percent annually, according to the municipal Party Committee.
Thai firms spot opportunities in Vietnam Business

Thai firms spot opportunities in Vietnam

The recent increase in investment flows from Thai enterprises has shown that Vietnam is vital for Thailand's economy, especially after the ASEAN Economic Community comes into effect in 2015.