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Venture capital fund aims to create Viet Nam's Silicon Valley
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Venture capital fund aims to create Viet Nam's Silicon Valley

The Ministry of Science and Technology is working on a plan to create a Vietnamese venture capital fund, in a move to...

Vietnam Airlines, Air France sign joint venture deal
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Vietnam Airlines, Air France sign joint venture deal

NDO/VNA - Vietnam Airlines and Air France have inked a joint venture deal, which is due to start from November 1, to bring more benefits to passengers on their air routes between Vietnam, France and

Vietnam and Singapore firms set up logistics joint venture
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Vietnam and Singapore firms set up logistics joint venture

En nexpress - The new company is expected to improve logistics services at Vietnam’s northern port city of Hai Phong.

First finance leasing joint venture licensed
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First finance leasing joint venture licensed

Vietnamnet - The State Bank of Viet Nam has licensed for BIDV-SuMi TRUST Leasing Company, the first finance leasing joint venture between a local bank and a foreign financial institution in the

AirAsia joint venture’s prospects uncertain
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AirAsia joint venture’s prospects uncertain

Vietnamnet - On April 1, Bloomberg reported that Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia planned to partner up with two domestic firms to start an airline in Vietnam. However, available information

AirAsia plans Vietnam venture on Southeast Asia travel boom
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AirAsia plans Vietnam venture on Southeast Asia travel boom

Bao Moi - AirAsia Bhd., the low-cost carrier headed by Malaysian tycoon Tony Fernandes, plans to start a Vietnamese carrier in a local partnership, as cheap fares and rising incomes fuel a travel

Sharp to consider listing its LCD venture with Foxconn: Nikkei
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Sharp to consider listing its LCD venture with Foxconn: Nikkei

Yahoo News - TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Sharp Corp will consider an initial public offering for Sakai Display Products Corp, the LCD joint venture between it and Hon Hai Precision Industry Co

Foxconn joint venture to invest $8.8 billion to build new LCD plant in China
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Foxconn joint venture to invest $8.8 billion to build new LCD plant in China

Yahoo News - BEIJING (Reuters) - A joint venture of Hon Hai Precision Industries , known as Foxconn, and Sharp said on Friday it plans to invest 61 billion yuan ($8.8 billion) to build a new factory

Another Twitter executive exits, joins venture firm Greylock
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Another Twitter executive exits, joins venture firm Greylock

By Heather Somerville SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Greylock Partners, a top-tier Silicon Valley venture firm, said on Tuesday it has hired a new investing partner in Josh McFarland, who will be leaving

SoftBank to invest $1 billion in U.S. satellite venture OneWeb
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SoftBank to invest $1 billion in U.S. satellite venture OneWeb

(Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp has agreed to invest $1 billion in OneWeb Ltd, which is building a constellation of satellites to improve global broadband access, the Japanese Internet conglomerate

Lion Air joint venture planned in Vietnam
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Lion Air joint venture planned in Vietnam

Indonesian airline giant PT Lion Mentari Airlines (Lion Air) is currently negotiating a joint operation with a Vietnamese partner, and signed a memorandum of understanding on November 15 in Jakarta,

Exiled Turkish journalist working on new venture from abroad
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Exiled Turkish journalist working on new venture from abroad

The exiled former editor-in-chief of Turkish opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet said Tuesday he wants journalists targeted in Turkey's post-coup government crackdown to help him with a new media venture

India, Russia agree to missile sales, joint venture for helicopters
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India, Russia agree to missile sales, joint venture for helicopters

By Douglas Busvine and Denis Pinchuk GOA, India (Reuters) - India and Russia on Saturday announced plans to set up a joint venture to build helicopters in India, which will also buy surface-to-air

Venture funds do small amount of business in Vietnam
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Venture funds do small amount of business in Vietnam

About 20 foreign venture funds exist in Vietnam, but they have only representative offices and have yet to set up funds.

Indochina, Kajima launch $1b joint real estate venture
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Indochina, Kajima launch $1b joint real estate venture

Indochina Capital and Kajima Corporation officially debuted the Indochina Kajima Development (ICC-Kajima) yesterday, a joint effort to invest $1 billion in the Vietnamese real estate market in the

Korean retailer teams up with Vietnam’s Satra on food industry venture
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Korean retailer teams up with Vietnam’s Satra on food industry venture

CJ Group is banking on Vietnamese consumers gaining an appetite for its products.

LafargeHolcim sells its 65 pct stake in Vietnam joint venture
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LafargeHolcim sells its 65 pct stake in Vietnam joint venture

  The enterprise value of the deal was 867 million Swiss francs ($890.7 million)Cement producers killing wildlife in southern Vietnam: conservationistsSwiss-invested cement factory to take toxic Ha

Venture inland to eat the inedible
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Venture inland to eat the inedible


Grab your bamboo cooker and join us for a taste-test with a twist.

Tokyo Gas to form LNG joint venture in Vietnam: report
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Tokyo Gas to form LNG joint venture in Vietnam: report

It will secure a stake of around 10-20 percent while PetroVietnam Gas will hold a majority state in the joint venture.5 Vietnamese companies on Nikkei's Asian watch list Tokyo Gas to build gas

World's biggest energy company eyes joint venture in Vietnam
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World's biggest energy company eyes joint venture in Vietnam


Saudi Aramco, the biggest energy firm in the world, is looking at potential joint ventures in several countries, including Vietnam, Indonesia, India, the United States, and China, Reuters

PetroVietnam-Gazprom venture pumps billions of cubic meters from East Sea gas fields
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PetroVietnam-Gazprom venture pumps billions of cubic meters from East Sea gas fields

The Vietnam-based Bien Dong Petroleum Operating Company, a 51:49 joint venture between PetroVietnam and Russia's Gazprom, has produced 4.5 billion cubic meters of natural gas and 1.1 million tons

Viettel joint venture plans to connect seven million users in Myanmar
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Viettel joint venture plans to connect seven million users in Myanmar

A telecom joint venture between Vietnam’s military-run operator Viettel and two Myanmar partners expects to have up to seven million users in Myanmar in two years after it receives its business

Idemitsu, Kuwait's KPI to set up Vietnam oil sales joint venture
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Idemitsu, Kuwait's KPI to set up Vietnam oil sales joint venture

Japanese oil refiner Idemitsu Kosan Co and Kuwait's state-run Kuwait Petroleum International (KPI) have applied with Vietnam to set up a joint venture to sell oil products in the southeast Asian