Electronic-contract cars suggested to be classified as electronic taxi

Electronic-contract cars suggested to be classified as electronic taxi

The Hanoi Taxi Association filed an urgent petition to the Prime Minister on certain content in the report to the government about the draft decree on ‘Business and Conditions for Transportation Business by Auto’, which is supposed to replace the old Decree 86/2014/ND-CP. The draft decree was issued on July 31, 2018 by the Ministry of Transport.
At a meeting between province leaders and enterprises (Photo: SGGP)

Binh Duong Province rejects projects with negative environmental impacts

The southern province of Binh Duong has emerged as the one of three top destinations for foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam when FDI in first six months of the year totaled at $853.5 million though it has rejected all projects with negative environmental impacts.

The signing ceremony is witnessed by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, former President Truong Tan Sang and HCMC Party Committee Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan.  (Photo: TTXVN)

THACO, HAGL sign strategic cooperation

Leading real estate builder and agricultural developer Hoang Anh Gia Lai Joint Stock Company and auto maker Truong Hai Automobile JSC (THACO) signed a strategic cooperation agreement yesterday.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc speaks at the conference (Photo: VNA)

Wood processing to become spearhead in production: PM

Wood processing and forestry export must become a spearhead in Vietnam’s production and exports in the next ten years, making the country become the world’s leading forestry production and export hub, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The “Vietnam M&A Forum 2018: New thrust, new era” conference on August 8 (Photo: VNA)

Experts optimistic on Vietnam’s M&A scene

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have become a popular investment channel and a crucial factor in restructuring companies to improve their efficiency and competitiveness and that of the economy, a conference heard in Ho Chi Minh City on August 8.

Auto equipment manufacturing at Japanese MTEX Company in Tan Thuan export processing zone, HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Japan becomes top investor in Vietnam

Japan has become the largest investor in Vietnam since 2017, with investments reaching US$ 9.11 billion, accounting for 25.4 percent of the total FDI, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Ho Chi Minh City Branch (VCCI-HCM).
Tan Cang – Phu Huu Port in HCM City’s District 9. (Photo: VNA)

Ministry plans to limit cargo at HCM City port

The Ministry of Transport has announced plans to limit the cargo handled at HCM City’s Cat Lai Port since volumes are exceeding its handling capacity, exerting pressure on the city’s transport infrastructure.
T&T Group of Vietnam pledges to buy Guinea Bissau’s raw cashew

T&T Group of Vietnam pledges to buy Guinea Bissau’s raw cashew

Under a memorandum of understanding on agribusiness signed in Hanoi yesterday between T&T Group of Vietnam and Guinea Bissau , T&T Group pledged to import raw cashew nuts from Guinea Bissau with an annual volume of 150,000-200,000 tons in 2018 and next years.