Rival companies such as Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Pegatron, along with contract manufacturer Wistron, have also decided to expand into the nation, with the latter planning to invest US$1 billion in an effort to build a manufacturing complex at the Nam Dinh Vu industrial park in the northern city of Hai Phong. VOV/NIkkei Asia … [Read more...] about Foxconn to inject US$270 million to expand production in Vietnam
Ned can either produce potato chips or computer chips
Hanoi (VNA) – “The Marching Song”, the national anthem of Vietnam composed by musician Van Cao, is featured on a music box by Reuge, a leading global manufacturer of traditional musical devices based in Switzerland. Named “Reuge Vietnam Nation Anthem”, the traditional mechanical music box is being made as Vietnam celebrates the 75th anniversary of its National Day (1945-2020). Vietnam is one of a few countries whose national anthems are featured on Reuge musical boxes. A representative from Reuge said that the music is initially designed with 32 notes of ‘The Marching Song’, but the manufacturer decided to increase this to 72 notes in order to fully deliver the song’s spirit. It took the Swiss artisans up to eight months of testing and calibration on the music box for it to produce the best possible sound. All manufacturing steps were done manually. The “Reuge Vietnam Nation Anthem” music box is worth up to 80 million VND … [Read more...] about Swiss music box features Vietnam’s national anthem
According to him, PetroVietnam has an extremely crucial role to play in the national construction and defence. During its 45 years of development, it has become a locomotive and a pillar of the country’s economy, thus facilitating the growth of other businesses. Every year, the group makes up about 9 – 11 percent of the State budget’s total revenue, 16 – 17 percent of the central budget’s revenue, and 10 – 13 percent of Vietnam’s GDP. It has also greatly helped with the ensuring of social security. Apart from its substantial socio-economic contributions, PetroVietnam has actively implemented the domestic oil and gas projects that are also important to affirming the national sovereignty, while working hard to guarantee energy and food security for the nation. It has also paid attention to energy diplomacy in order to help promote Vietnam’s prestige in the international arena, Binh said. In 2020, while the global oil and gas industry has … [Read more...] about PetroVietnam has new chairman of members’ council
An investigation into the case showed that Dao and Nguyen Huynh Minh Tam, her 35-year-old husband from Tra Vinh’s Cang Long District, purchased the aforementioned devices and tools in October this year, when they worked as day laborers in Ho Chi Minh City. … [Read more...] about Couple making counterfeit money arrested in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta province
Understandably, with the current economic climate, donations to the H.O.P.E animal shelter located in Pekan Nenas, Johor have reduced greatly. Daily, H.O.P.E feeds an average of 1.2 tonnes (1,200 kg) of pet food to over 3,000 dogs and 200 cats that it is currently sheltering. This works out to more than RM140,000 needed to ensure these furry friends are fed on a monthly basis; and this is on top of the RM20,000 incurred for medical expenses and miscellaneous. … [Read more...] about Shop for a Cause, Shop for H.O.P.E.