Japanese bank eyes EVN’s energy projects Business

Japanese bank eyes EVN’s energy projects

The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is interested in investment plans for energy projects of the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) and Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN), unveiled Kazuhisa Yumikura, Managing Executive Officer and Global Head of Infrastructure and Environment Finance Group at JBIC.
Vietnam telecom firms all set for 4G race Business

Vietnam telecom firms all set for 4G race

Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) began commercial testing of its 4G, or fourth generation mobile telecom technology, services in HCM City and Phu Quoc Island, in early 2016.
Politics

Resolution issued on Cabinet’s regular meeting

The Government issued Resolution No. 51/NQ-CP on July 2, which outlines the recommendations of the Cabinet’s regular meeting in June, requesting ministries, agencies and localities to continue their hard work in order to achieve this year’s annual goals.
Government to improve IPO procedures Business

Government to improve IPO procedures

The Government and the State Securities Commission (SSC) will have to improve the policies that have been preventing State-owned companies from being privatised, said officials and experts on April 1.
Hanoi builds over 1,000 social housing units Society

Hanoi builds over 1,000 social housing units

The Vietnam Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUD) and the BIC Joint Stock company (BIC) on May 28 started the construction of a social housing project in Hanoi to partly meet housing demand in the city.
Business

Solutions needed for development

Breakthrough solutions were needed for comprehensive economic restructuring to achieve the Socio-economic Development Strategy for the 2011-20 period, delegations agreed at an online conference hosted by the National Assembly (NA) on April 27.
Business

New rules govern State firm IPOs

A Ministry of Finance circular providing guidelines for the initial public offering (IPO) of equitised State-run companies will go into effect on February 15.