Cashew nut exported to the US surges 16:00 | 16/07/2009
VGP - Việt Nam exported 5,000 tons of cashew nuts to the US in June and earned US $21.5 million, up 60% in volume and 72% in turnover against May, said the Việt Nam Cashew Association (Vinacas).
European shipping company to tap VN’s tourism potentiality 15:42 | 16/07/2009
VGP - Amwaterways, an Europe-based water-way shipping line based, said it will run its ship La Marguerite on tour routes between Việt Nam and Cambodia as well as inside Việt Nam.
Viettel, Huawei shake hands for first 3G HSPA+ network in VN 16:21 | 15/07/2009
VGP - Viettel, the biggest mobile operator in Việt Nam recently signed a deal with Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, a Chinese famous telecom device producer. Accordingly, Huawei will help Viettel deploy High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) technology network nationwide.
Japanese funds established in VN 16:12 | 15/07/2009
VGP - Japanese joint-stock company Dream Incubator (DI) has announced the establishment of the Dream Incubator Asia Industrial Fund (DIAIF) and the DI Việt Nam Fund to assist Vietnamese enterprises specializing in exporting and producing goods to replace imports.
Int’l importers seek Vietnamese suppliers 15:40 | 15/07/2009
VGP - Five major importers from the US, Sweden, France, Germany and Hong Kong will come to Việt Nam to find domestic goods suppliers, said Global Sources, a Hong Kong-based communications company.
First bar-code reader factory becomes operational 15:21 | 13/07/2009
VGP - Datalogic Scanning, an Italian group, has recently put a Hồ Chí Minh City-based bar-code reader factory, the first of its kind in Việt Nam, into operation, creating over 400 jobs.
VN's overseas investment to boom in niche markets 11:10 | 13/07/2009
VGP - If the domestic economy recovers, Vietnamese investment activities in foreign countries will boom in five or ten years, serving to diversify forms of investment and minimize business risks, according to foreign investment managers in Việt Nam.
Domestic enterprises spare no effort on home-ground 13:00 | 08/07/2009
VGP – The campaign “Bringing made-in-Việt Nam goods to the countryside”, launched early this year, has attracted rural consumers and helped raise enterprises’ revenue. More importantly, domestic enterprises have clearly identified their path of “re-occupying rural markets.”
First pro-ecology tannery to be inaugurated in VN 11:00 | 06/07/2009
VGP - The first ecologically-friendly tannery in Việt Nam, invested by German leather manufacture ISA Tan Tec, will start operation in October.
Made-in-VN 3G applications and services to make debut year end 12:10 | 28/06/2009
VGP - Việt Nam’s biggest mobile operators, Vinaphone, Viettel and MobiFone, and the Joint Venture EVN Telecom-Vietnamobile will officially introduce their 3G technology-based infrastructure, terminals and applications at the Vietnam Comm and Vietnam Electronics 2009 scheduled on November 18-21 in Hà Nội.