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Vietnam’s Masan to Partner with De Heus on Animal Protein Value Chain

Vietnam’s Masan to Partner with De Heus on Animal Protein Value Chain

Masan MEATLife Corporation (MML), one of Vietnam’s largest consumer-focused business groups, and De Heus Vietnam, one of the global leaders in the animal nutrition and ...
Leading Semiconductor Manufacturer to Start Production in Vietnam

Leading Semiconductor Manufacturer to Start Production in Vietnam

In September 2021, Universal Scientific Industrial Co., Ltd. (USI) announced that it had completed the first phase for the construction of its new manufacturing base in ...
Vietnam Approves New Master Plan on Seaport System

Vietnam Approves New Master Plan on Seaport System

In September 2021, Vietnam’s deputy prime minister signed a decision approving the development plan of a seaport system in 2021-2030, with a long-term goal of 2050. Under the ...
VNPT and Nokia Sign Agreement on Digital Infrastructure Development

VNPT and Nokia Sign Agreement on Digital Infrastructure Development

Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and Finnish IT and consumer electronics company Nokia have signed a cooperation agreement with the aim to upgrade and ...
Vietnamese E-pharmacy Startup Secures USD 1 Million

Vietnamese E-pharmacy Startup Secures USD 1 Million

In September 2021, it was announced that Vietnam's E-pharmacy startup Medigo secured a USD 1 million investment from venture capital firm Touchstone Partners, an early-stage ...
Vietnam Leads in Asia Pacific for Growth of Solar and Wind

Vietnam Leads in Asia Pacific for Growth of Solar and Wind

According to a recent study conducted as part of a collaboration between the Australian National University, the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, and the ASEAN ...
Vietnam to Start Importing LNG in 2022

Vietnam to Start Importing LNG in 2022

It has recently been announced that Vietnam plans to begin importing LNG in 2022. Importantly, the government considers LNG to be one of the most efficient solutions to ...
Foreign Companies Continue Investing in Vietnam despite Covid-19

Foreign Companies Continue Investing in Vietnam despite Covid-19

Several foreign firms, including the Swedish-Swiss multinational food packaging and processing company Tetra Pak, have recently announced new investment into Vietnam, despite ...
Bamboo Airways Signs Agreement for GEnx Engines

Bamboo Airways Signs Agreement for GEnx Engines

Bamboo Airways has signed an agreement to purchase GEnx engines for its Boeing 787-9 aircraft order of 10 firm and 20 options valued at close to USD 2 billion list price with ...
Vietnam and Australia Collaborate in Organic Food Production and Trade

Vietnam and Australia Collaborate in Organic Food Production and Trade

The “Promoting organic food certification & trade between Australia and Vietnam” project was launched in September 2021, supported by the Australian Government. The ...
Big C Expanding to Cambodia

Big C Expanding to Cambodia

Thai grocery and general merchandising retailer Big C has just opened its first store in Phnom Penh, Cambodia´s capital. The opening of the first store in Phnom Penh is part ...
Japanese Printer Manufacturer Switching from China to Thailand

Japanese Printer Manufacturer Switching from China to Thailand

Japanese IT maker Oki Electric Industry (OKI) has just announced that it will shift its printer manufacturing activities from China to Thailand as part of efforts to focus on ...

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