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Industrial production index on growth track in ten months
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Industrial production index on growth track in ten months

NDO/VNA – The industrial production index rose by 17% year-on-year in October, pushing the ten-month increase by 8.7%, higher than a 7.3% rise from the same period last year and 7.9% growth recorded

Viettel leads VN 4.0 industrial revolution
Tech

Viettel leads VN 4.0 industrial revolution

Viet Nam’s leading telecommunication service provider Viettel group opened an exhibition in HCM City last Saturday to display its achievements and preparation for the 4.0 industrial revolution.

Work begins on US$260 million industrial zone in Hai Phong
Business

Work begins on US$260 million industrial zone in Hai Phong

NDO – The ground was broken, on October 5, for the US$260 million Hai Phong International Gateway Port Industrial Zone (Deep C III) on Cat Hai Island in the northern port city of Hai Phong.

Vietnam adopts plan to handle 12 loss-making industrial projects
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Vietnam adopts plan to handle 12 loss-making industrial projects

NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a plan to address the shortcomings at 12 loss-making industrial projects, calling for strict punishment for those held accountable for their

Industrial production index up 7.9 percent in nine months
Business

Industrial production index up 7.9 percent in nine months

NDO/VNA –The national industrial production index (IPI) expanded by 7.9 percent in the January-September period, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.

Japan’s Sumitomo builds industrial park in Vinh Phuc province
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Japan’s Sumitomo builds industrial park in Vinh Phuc province

NDO - Japanese firm Sumitomo began construction on a new 213-hectare industrial park in Vietnam’s northern province of Vinh Phuc on September 21.

Over 100 typical rural industrial products honoured
Business

Over 100 typical rural industrial products honoured

NDO – The Departments of Industry and Trade, in collaboration with the Industry and Trade Information Centre, and the Ministry of Industry and Trade held a ceremony in Hanoi, on September 20, to

Vietnam, Japan strengthen industrial, trade and energy cooperation
Business

Vietnam, Japan strengthen industrial, trade and energy cooperation

NDO – Minister of Industry and Trade, Tran Tuan Anh, has called on the Japanese side to accelerate their investment in new energy sources, including gas thermal power and renewable energy, in

Gov't backs investment in industrial, craft village clusters
Health

Gov't backs investment in industrial, craft village clusters

Bao moi - The Government has issued a decree containing preferential policies to support production, trading and infrastructure development in industrial clusters and craft villages.

VN businesses prepare for fourth industrial revolution
Business

VN businesses prepare for fourth industrial revolution

Vietnamnet - A conference on innovative business models in the context of the fourth industrial revolution was held in Ho Chi Minh City on May 18, with experts from Vietnam and the Republic of

Will Vietnam be able to catch up with the 4.0 industrial revolution?
Business

Will Vietnam be able to catch up with the 4.0 industrial revolution?

Vietnamnet - Dang Viet Dung, managing director of Uber Vietnam, thinks Vietnam may not catch up with the revolution in the short term, while it remains a question in the medium term.

Change is coming with the 4th industrial revolution: experts
Business

Change is coming with the 4th industrial revolution: experts

Vietnamnet - Here are the opinions of business leaders on what the fourth industrial revolution has in store for Vietnam.

Vietnam urged to prepare for the 4th industrial revolution
Business

Vietnam urged to prepare for the 4th industrial revolution

Vietnamnet - The fourth industrial revolution is coming and Vietnamese enterprises simply must give it due regard.

Fourth Industrial Revolution poses labor problem
Business

Fourth Industrial Revolution poses labor problem

Vietnamnet - Although the Fourth Industrial Revolution brings about economic efficiency, higher labor productivity, product improvements and better competitiveness, it will undeniably pose a big

EU trade agreement promotes changes at industrial parks
Business

EU trade agreement promotes changes at industrial parks

Vietnamnet - The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will help Vietnam become the regional hub of many foreign manufacturing companies, boosting the development of industrial zones in the

Industrial revolution poses challenges to APEC economies
Business

Industrial revolution poses challenges to APEC economies

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA - The globalisation process and the fourth industrial revolution is posing big challenges to member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum in general and

Vietnam's industrial skid marks a four-year low
Business

Vietnam's industrial skid marks a four-year low

Vietnamnet - A sharp decrease in the mineral sector and lower growth in many industrial sectors were the major contributors to a four-year-low in industrial production growth in the year’s first

Industrial production expands by 5.1% in four months
Business

Industrial production expands by 5.1% in four months

Nhan dan - NDO - The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) rose by 5.1% in the first four months of 2017, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Work starts on Vietnam’s largest textile industrial park
Business

Work starts on Vietnam’s largest textile industrial park

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Construction on the Rang Dong textile industrial park – the largest of its kind in Vietnam began in Nghia Hung district in the northern province of Nam Dinh on April 18.

World Bank approves US$102 million to help Vietnam improve energy efficiency in industrial sector
Business

World Bank approves US$102 million to help Vietnam improve energy efficiency in industrial sector

Nhan dan - NDO - The World Bank has approved a US$102 million loan to Vietnam to support the effort of industrial enterprises to adopt energy-efficiency technologies and practices.

Vietnam should not aim to become industrial power: economist
Business

Vietnam should not aim to become industrial power: economist

Vietnamnet - Vietnam should not continue to try to become an industrial power and instead should shift to developing agriculture and tourism, according to economist Le Xuan Nghia, head of the

Vietnam seeking solutions to industrial waste
Health

Vietnam seeking solutions to industrial waste

Bao moi - Industrial waste dumped at landfills is causing significant environmental problems in the country. As Vietnam's economy grows, industrial waste disposal has become more of a challenge.

Increase in industrial production in the first quarter of 2017 is lowest in five years
Business

Increase in industrial production in the first quarter of 2017 is lowest in five years

Vietnamnet - In the first quarter of 2017 industrial production including construction grew by 4.1 per cent, considerably lower than the rate previous years.

Industrial production index rises 4.1% in first quarter
Business

Industrial production index rises 4.1% in first quarter

Nhan dan - NDO—The industrial production index (IIP) in the first quarter of this year increased by 4.1% over the same period of last year which was much lower than the same period in previous

4th Industrial Revolution presents opportunities for business
Business

4th Industrial Revolution presents opportunities for business

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) held the IoT Open Community for Vietnam (IOCV) conference on March 16, discussing the 4th Industrial Revolution and the status of