Binh Dinh mulls steel mill, port complex project Business

Binh Dinh mulls steel mill, port complex project

The Chairman of the People’s Committee of the south-central coastal province of Binh Dinh has approved the conduct of a feasibility study for a project building a steel mill and a port complex in My An commune in Phu My district.
Hoa Phat becomes Vietnam’s biggest steelmaker Business

Hoa Phat becomes Vietnam’s biggest steelmaker

The Hoa Phat Group has surpassed Hung Nghiep Formosa Ha Tinh to become Vietnam’s largest steel producer after it produced 2 million tonnes of crude steel in the first quarter of this year, a 60 percent increase year-on-year.
Fifth Party Congress: For happiness of people Politics

Fifth Party Congress: For happiness of people

The Fifth National Congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam was held from March 27-31, 1982 in Hanoi. The Congress reviewed the victories that the Party and people have won in the cause of building and defending the Fatherland since 1975.
Government Inspectorate's efforts lauded Politics

Government Inspectorate's efforts lauded

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has praised the Government Inspectorate’s efforts to clarify wrongdoings in several high-profile corruption cases that drew public attention in 2019.
Vietnam’s GDP expands 7.02 percent in 2019 Business

Vietnam’s GDP expands 7.02 percent in 2019

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) increased 7.02 percent in 2019, marking the second straight year the economic growth rate topping 7 percent since 2011, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Rescued MoIT projects make little progress Business

Rescued MoIT projects make little progress

Three years after the implementation of a government directive aimed at salvaging 12 failed business projects under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), little progress had been made and the majority were still losing money, according to a recent Government report submitted to the National Assembly.
US department announces preliminary rulings on Vietnamese steel Business

US department announces preliminary rulings on Vietnamese steel

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced preliminary rulings on the circumvention inquiries into Vietnamese cold-rolled steel (CRS) and corrosion-resistant steel (CORE) exports made from materials imported from Chinese Taiwan and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Deputy PM orders handling of loss-making projects Business

Deputy PM orders handling of loss-making projects

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has ordered responsible ministries and enterprises to resolutely handle prolonged loss-making projects in line with market mechanisms while reaffirming that the State would not pump money into inefficient projects.
Southern region takes lead in attracting FDI Business

Southern region takes lead in attracting FDI

The southern region has received 1.7 billion USD worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first quarter of 2016, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency
Sci-Tech

VN scientists successfully create iron from red mud

Scientists from the Vietnam Science and Technology Academy have confirmed that they can make iron from red mud, the waste created during alumina production, the English language news website VietNamNet Bridge reported on May 22.