Doosan Vina awarded ASME nuclear certification

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Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam (Doosan Vina) has become the first company in Southeast Asia to be certified as a supplier of nuclear power products by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). The company was awarded ASEME nuclear certification for its six products following a year-long survey on its performance conducted by a group of seven experts from the US, the Republic of Korea and Japan. Doosan Vina, located at the Dung Quat economic zone in the central province of … [Read more...]

Firms face mixed fates on customs exemptions

Foreign invested companies applying from import tax exemptions weren't all so luckyPhoto: Le Toan

Posco Vietnam and Keangnam Vina were delighted to receive tax breaks from the Ministry of Finance, while Doosan Vietnam was not so lucky. The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has agreed not to apply administrative sanctions on Posco Vietnam's failure to declare handling costs at customs. According to the MoF Circular 40 dated May 21, 2008, companies must pay additional tax for not declaring handling charges at port. However, in the case of Posco Vietnam, the MoF waived the charge because the … [Read more...]

Vietnam exports locally-made boilers to India

Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam has shipped 2,000 tonnes of made-in-Vietnam boiler equipment to be used on the 800 MW super-critical coal-fired Kudgi Power Plant in Southwest India. This marked the second shipment of the 77 million USD contract signed last year to produce high-end boilers for the thermal power plant. The company has previously exported Vietnamese-manufactured boilers to Brazil, Saudi Arabia, India and Egypt.-VNA … [Read more...]

Doosan wins Bronze Stevie Award

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​Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam (Doosan Vina) was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie Award in its 10th Annual International Business Awards (IBA), being the world's premier business awards program that all individuals and organizations worldwide - public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small are eligible to submit nominations. ​The awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the W Hotel in Barcelona, Spain on 14 October. Doosan Vina won in the … [Read more...]

Quang Ngai to unexpectedly reward two large companies

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​Chairman of the Quang Ngai provincial People's Committee has decided to unexpectedly reward the certificate of merit to Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited (BSR) and Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam's (Doosan Vina) for their achievements in the first 6 months of 2013, contributing to the socio-economic development of Quang Ngai province. ​ According to the BSR, in the first seven months of the year, Dung Quat Refinery, which is operated and managed by BSR, sold 3.3 million … [Read more...]

$135,000 for Doosan Vina’s 5th Medical Service

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​Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam (Doosan Vina) in collaboration with Medical center of Chung Ang University is holding the 5th annual medical charity program from July 6th to 13th for residents of Quang Ngai and Quang Nam. This year's service includes health examinations, dental care, special surgeries by Korean Doctors on children with congenital heart defects and cleft palate conditions. ​The three majoractivities for the Korean medical team are: health checks for2,500elderlyandchildrenof … [Read more...]

Doosan Vina won the global industrial competition

12 Vietnamese technicians from the Panel Fabrication One Team of the Boiler Division, Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam (Doosan Vina) with their technical innovation of chamfering tool and mini crane recently won the first prize in a global industrial competition organized by Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction, Republic of Korea. The team created the above said proposal to help overcome some serious issues in the manufacture of its high-tech boilers, which are the heart of a modern … [Read more...]

Technicians win Doosan global industrial competition

(VOV) -Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam (Doosan Vina) announced on March 15 that Vietnamese technicians recently won a global industrial competition in the Republic of Korea. The victory at the Doosan-wide Keson Contest illustrated the exceptional creativity of Vietnamese labourers, said chief worker Phan Thanh Phat, who is the head of the 12-member Panel Fabrication One Team of the Boiler Division, representing Doosan Vina at the competition. The winning Vietnamese entries were a chamfering … [Read more...]

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 16/3

HCM City needs US$66 million for Tan Thuan sluice HCMC has to borrow around US$66 million from Thailand's Neighboring Countries Economic Development Cooperation Agency (NEDA) to develop Tan Thuan tidal sluice in District 7. The loan will have an interest rate of 2.5% with a ten-year maturity and grace period of five years. To obtain the loan, the city has to ensure at least 50% of the equipment and services for the sluice project will be provided by Thailand. The contractors and consultant … [Read more...]