Festival helps build Vietnamese seafood trademark Business

Festival helps build Vietnamese seafood trademark

A Vietnam Seafood Festival will be held for the first time aiming to create a chance to boost cooperation and trade between domestic and foreign businesses, helping increase exports and build Vietnam ’s seafood trademark.
Business

Standard Chartered expands services

The Standard Chartered bank announced on March 29 it was providing a full rage of securities services including custody and clearing, fund and escrow to institutional investors in Vietnam.
Business

Biggest ever wellhead platform jacket loaded

The Petroleum Technical Services Corporation (PTSC) on March 19 loaded out the Chim Sao wellhead plaftform (WHP) jacket and the Su Tu Den (Black Lion) Northeast WHP topsides at PTSC downstream port in the southern city of Vung Tau.
Society

Climate change hits the delta

In the last month of the year, daily life is going on as it has been for hundreds of years in Vietnam’s largest delta in the Mekong River basin.
Business

Protection of Phu Quoc fish sauce trademark

Phu Quoc fish sauce trademark, famous in Vietnam and many countries in the world, is being undercut by imitators, despite being a protected geographic indication and appellation of origin since 2001.
Business

Norwegian group launches ship maintenance plant

Goltens Vietnam under Norway’s Goltens group, a world leader in providing services for ship maintenance and offshore projects, on Oct. 27, inaugurated its first local plant in the Dong Xuyen industrial park in Vung Tau city, in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.
Politics

Russian Minister highlights Vietsovpetro’s strength

Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Viktor Borisovich Khrischenko has confirmed the outstanding maturity of Vietsovpetro in oil and gas exploration and exploitation after seeing offshore projects during his inspection tour.
World

Strong quake hits Indonesia

A strong earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale shook Sumatra island, Indonesia , on Sept. 30, destroying buildings and bridges and causing fires in Padang city.
Society

Deputy PM orders boats to port

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai on Sept. 28 took control of measures to handle the effects of Tropical Storm Ketsana, which follows floods that claimed at least nine lives.
Vietnam, Kuwait centre cooperation on energy Politics

Vietnam, Kuwait centre cooperation on energy

Vietnam will be a partner in which Kuwait can trust, to boost cooperation centring on energy, said President Nguyen Minh Triet while receiving Kuwaiti Minister of Oil and Minister of Information Ahmad Al-Abdulla Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah in Hanoi on Sept. 21.
Business

ANZ to expand capital base in Vietnam

The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) will tip a further 64.6 million AUD into its Vietnam bank to expand its capital base, according to a local newspaper.