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PetroVietnam, SCG speed up Long Son petrochemical project
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and the Siam Cement Group (SCG) of Thailand have just signed an agreement on accelerating the progress of a petrochemical project in southern Vietnam.
PVN exports 355 million tonnes of crude oil in 30 years
17:00 25/07/2017
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has exported 355 million tonnes of crude oil, worth USD145 billion, since the shipment of its first barrel from Bach Ho field in April 1987.
Hanoi sets up four industrial clusters in Hoai Duc
16:58 25/07/2017
The Hanoi People’s Committee has issued decisions establishing Truong An, Di Trach, Lai Yen and La Phu industrial clusters in Hoai Duc district.
2017 Export Forum to be held in southern city
16:57 25/07/2017
The 2017 Export Forum, themed “Recognizing market and managing risks in export”, will be held in Ho Chi Minh city on August 8th.
Non-tariff area of Chu Lai Open EZ covers 1,012 hectares
16:53 25/07/2017
Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued Decision 32/2017/QD-TTg amending the operating regulation of Chu Lai Open Economic Zone (EZ) in the central coastal province of Quang Nam, promulgated with Decision 24/2010/QD-TTg dated March 3rd, 2010.
Government urges competitive coal market
10:17 23/07/2017
The Government has assigned the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to build a development roadmap for a competitive coal market as there are new coal suppliers.
Vietnam exports 2.66 mln tonnes of rice in first half
08:33 22/07/2017
Vietnam exported nearly 2.66 million tonnes of rice in the first half this year with free-on-board value of USD1.65 billion, reported the Vietnam Food Association.
Credit growth reported at 9.06 percent in six months
08:06 22/07/2017
Vietnam posted a credit growth rate of 9.06 percent as of June 30 compared to the end of last year, which did not pressure interest rates, Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Le Minh Hung said on July 21st.
Third APEC Senior Officials' Meeting to be held in HCM city
17:03 21/07/2017
The third APEC Senior Officials' Meeting, known as SOM 3, will be held from August 18th to 30th, in Ho Chi Minh city.
Vietnam M&A Forum 2017 coming in August
15:24 21/07/2017
On July 20th, Vietnam Investment Review announced the Vietnam M&A (Merger and Acquisition) Forum 2017, scheduled to take place on August 10th, at GEM centre, Ho Chi Minh city.