NDO—Two Vietnamese technology start-ups, namely Haravan and ELSA Speak, were selected to participate in the Google Launched Accelerator programme and given US$50,000 in financial support from Google. (Mar 21, 2017)
NDO/ VNA – The Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) has been named among the 55 country winners of Best Treasury and Cash Management Banks and Providers by the Global Finance magazine, a representative of the bank announced on February 7.
NDO—Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on February 6 held a meeting with relevant ministries and agencies on the restructuring of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) and enterprises with State capital contribution with the Ministry of Construction (MOC) as the State owner’s representative during 2016-20.
NDO - Major General Nguyen Manh Hung, General Director of the Vietnam Military Telecommunications Group (Viettel) who is known as the 'mastermind' behind Viettel over the past 15 years granted an interview to Nhan Dan in relation to the successful start-up stories of Viettel.
NDO – The “Business actions in response to Vietnam’s Consumer Rights Day 2017" campaign was launched on January 20, aimed at calling on the business community to take actions to protect consumer rights.
NDO/VNA—Myanmar National Tele & Communications Co. Ltd. (MNTC), a joint venture between Viettel Global, Myanmar National Telecom Holding Public Limited (MNTH) and Star High Public Company Limited (Star High) has officially received a licence to begin offering nationwide telecommunications services under the Mytel brand name.
NDO—Tin Nghia Coffee Joint Stock Company on January 16 put into operation the first phase of its instant coffee processing plant at Nhon Trach No. 3 Industrial Park, in Hiep Phuoc Commune, Nhon Trach District, Dong Nai Province.
NDO—The PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) under the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and ExxonMobil Vietnam signed a framework agreement on the Ca Voi Xanh field project development and a gas purchase agreement from the Ca Voi Xanh field on January 13.
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) achieved a pre-tax profit growth of up to 51% to VND2.36 trillion (US$103.8 million) in 2016, heard a conference reviewing the firm’s production and business in Ho Chi Minh City on January 10.
NDO - The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines (VNA) and the Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) found their strategic shareholders, announced the Ministry of Transport at a meeting held in Hanoi on January 10.
NDO – State-owned enterprises (SOEs) should continue to affirm their key role as prominent components in the State-owned economic sector by guaranteeing their effective operation, even in fields where profit is not the main objective.
NDO - Vietcombank’s pre-tax profits in 2016 rose by 23.4% to VND8,212 billion (US$361.3 million), exceeding its target for the year by 2.7%, the lender reported on January 7 at a ceremony to review its performance in 2016.