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ANA senior leader to join Vietnam Airlines director board
Japan’s ANA Holdings Inc nominated its Senior Vice President and Strategic Planning-Asia Pacific Director Koji Shibata for a position on the Board of Directors of the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines.
The nomination will go to the carrier’s irregular dividend meeting slated for February 20.
Shibata, born in 1957 in Japan, with over 30 years of experience in the field will represent the company’s capital and implement its rights and obligations in Vietnam Airlines.
ANA became a strategic partner of Vietnam Airlines in 2016, with 8.7 percent of the carrier’s charter capital.
During the meeting, Vietnam Airlines will report the selection of strategic investors by selling or leasing back four new aircraft to be received in 2017.
Lukaku scores vs West Ham again in 2-0 win for Everton
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Romelu Lukaku must wish he can play against West Ham every week.The Everton striker scored a close-range header in the 50th minute to set his team on its way to a 2-0 win over West Ham and a first Premier League victory in five games.It was Lukaku's ninth game against West Ham for Everton — and he has scored in every one of them.The Belgium international also was the provider for Everton's second goal, sending a cross over for Ross Barkley to prod home at the back post… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
City fails to meet high social housing demand
The demand for low-income housing has continued to increase in HCM City, but several barriers prevent it from being met. — Photo vietnambiz.vn HCM CITY (Biz Hub) — The demand for low-income housing has continued to increase in HCM City, but several barriers prevent it from being met. These include inadequate policy support, lack of credit access and cumbersome procedures, market observers say. A study done by the HCM City Development Research Institute estimates 81,000 households and… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
US investor eyes hi-tech hospital in HCM City
The US’s Quantus, Inc is planning to invest in a hi-tech hospital at Saigon Hi-Tech Park (SHTP) in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 9. Ms. Nguyen Thi Minh Thu, Head of the Investment Promotion Department at SHTP, confirmed with VET that the US company signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with SHTP’s Management Board on the investment a few days ago.“The project’s total capital is expected to be around $500 million and construction will be carried out in two phases,” said Mr. Alex C. Park,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
Is the Chevrolet Bolt about to make North American Car of the Year history?
[/i]The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EVAs the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) speeds into view, it's looking more and more likely that GM's first mainstream electric car is going to walk away with the Ed Welburn-designed trophy for the car of the year.Since the North American car of the Year (NACOTY) awards were founded in 1994, convertibles, compacts and hybrids have scooped the top honor. However, until now, a plug-in electric car has never even been in the running, yet alone the… chat_bubble_outline Read More...
The Latest: Trump blames Delta, protests for airport woes
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):7:45 a.m.Television personality Joe Scarborough says he and co-host Mika Brzezinski met with President Donald Trump on Sunday.Scarborough, the host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," tweets that he and Brzezinski "discussed outrage" over Trump's order immigration order and his changes to the National Security Council.Trump's executive order temporarily suspends immigration for citizens of seven majority Muslim countries for 90… chat_bubble_outline Read More...