Business

VN, Latin America cement economic ties

A seminar on the business and investment environment in Vietnam and Latin America took place in Hanoi on July 5, as part of the ministerial level forum between the two sides.
President welcomes Russian oil CEO Politics

President welcomes Russian oil CEO

President Truong Tan Sang emphasised that Vietnam ’s leaders will always create favorable conditions for oil and gas entrepreneurs in Vietnam and Russia to boost cooperation.
Society

Russian expert awarded Friendship Order

Alexander Mukhin, a software engineeer from the Gazprom Group of Russia, was awarded the Friendship Order by the Vietnamese State for his active contributions to developing Vietnam’s oil and gas industry and the Vietnam-Russia friendship.
New momentum for ties with Netherlands, Uzbekistan, Ukraine Politics

New momentum for ties with Netherlands, Uzbekistan, Ukraine

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung’s official visits to the Netherlands , Uzbekistan and Ukraine from Sept. 27 to Oct. 6 have created a strong momentum for fostering cooperation between Vietnam and the three countries, especially in economics, trade and investment.
Business

US company to design 79-storey tower in Hanoi

The US architectural firm Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects won a 30 million USD contract for investment planning and technical design services of a 79-storey commercial building invested by the PetroVietnam Construction Joint-stock Corporation.
President wants stronger trade with Australia Politics

President wants stronger trade with Australia

Vietnam and Australia need to boost bilateral trade and investment as well as political ties, State President Nguyen Minh Triet said at a meeting with Australian Governor-General Quentin Bryce in Hanoi on May 9.
Dutch firms eye opportunities on Vietnam’s oil Business

Dutch firms eye opportunities on Vietnam’s oil

Twenty-five major Dutch enterprises operating in the oil and gas sector and the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) discussed investment opportunities in the field at a seminar in Hanoi on March 29.
Vietnam willing to boost ties with Netherlands Politics

Vietnam willing to boost ties with Netherlands

Vietnam is ready to cooperate with Dutch businesses, especially in the fields of oil and gas, banking, seaports and shipbuilding, and climate change response, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
Business

Garment, footwear firms to receive honours

Eighty-four outstanding enterprises in the textile and garment, and leather and footwear sectors will receive awards in Hanoi on Nov.18 at a ceremony to be attended by Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong.
Business

GE group to expand operation in Vietnam

The US group General Electric (GE) is considering business expansion in Vietnam after putting into operation the Hai Phong wind turbine factory, a GE senior official has said.
Business

Seminar highlights safety in oil & gas industry

Enhancing safety during offshore oil and gas exploration and production was the main topic of a seminar, hosted by the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) in Ho Chi Minh City on Sept. 30.
Vietnam-Russia economic forum held in Moscow Business

Vietnam-Russia economic forum held in Moscow

Almost 400 Vietnamese and Russian businesses attended the Vietnam-Russia economic forum entitled, “Strategic partnership – comprehensive cooperation” in Moscow , Russia , on Sept. 15.
Party Chief visits Zarubezhneft company Politics

Party Chief visits Zarubezhneft company

Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh witnessed the signing of three cooperation documents between the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and the Russian Zarubezneft Company.