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Work on $50m gypsum factory starts in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Delegates attend the factory’s ground-breaking ceremony on Thursday. — VNA/VNS Photo BÀ RỊA – VŨNG TÀU — Construction on a US$50 million gypsum factory kicked off in the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu on Thursday.  Financed by Yoshino Gypsum Co from Japan, the factory covers nearly 6.3ha in Phú Mỹ 3 Industrial Zone. The factory’s operations will be divided into two phases. In the first stage, it will produce 150,000 tonnes of gypsum boards each year. In the second phase it will churn out 30,000 tonnes…

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Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu lures capital from Japan – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Inside the Japanese-invested Nippon Steel Vietnam Co Ltd at Phú Mỹ 2 Industrial Park in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province’s Tân Thành District. — Photo vinakyoeisteel.com.vn BÀ RỊA-VŨNG TÀU — The southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu is eyeing more Japanese capital as it targets potential strategic investors. Japanese investors had invested US$2.6 billion in 33 projects in the province, making their country rank fifth among all countries and territories investing in the locality, according to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.  With productive operations, Japanese firms have generated jobs for more than…

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Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu to revoke delayed seaport projects – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  A corner of Cái Mép-Thị Vải Port in Phú Mỹ Township in the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu. — VNA/VNS Photo Đoàn Mạnh Dương HÀ NỘI — Authorities in the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu will revoke investment licences from investors who are not capable of developing seaport projects in the province, according to Lê Tuấn Quốc, deputy chairman of the provincial People’s Committee. Speaking at a meeting on seaport and internal waterway projects held in the province on Tuesday, Quốc told the provincial Department of Planning and Investment to work with investors of…

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Ba Na’s Oktoberfest: an attractive, jubilant summer festival – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Inside the Beer Plaza during last year’s Oktoberfest at Bà Nà Hills. Photo Sun Group Where would you hide away from the heat of the summer, drinking cold German beer and immersing yourself in the air of a thrilling festival? It’s not the land of Germany, many hours away from Viet Nam by plane. It’s the beer festival B’estival 2019 at Sun World Ba Na Hills in the central city of Da Nang. Inspired by Germany’s Bavarian beer festival Oktoberfest, B’estival has become one of the country’s top destinations every summer. This year’s beer…

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Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu earns more investment in Q1 – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Mỹ Xuân Industrial Zone in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province. US$569 million of FDI has been poured into the province since the beginning of the year. — Photo banqlkcn.baria-vungtau.gov.vn Viet Nam News BÀ RỊA-VŨNG TÀU — Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu has licensed nearly US$569 million in registered capital for 11 new projects and 12 existing projects by both domestic and foreign investors since the beginning of 2019. The sum is equivalent to 47.4 per cent of the province’s target for the entire year – $1.2 billion – according to the…

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Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu licenses, approves 9 investment projects – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HCM CITY – The southern province of Bà Rịa – Vùng Tàu on Thursday issued licences to seven projects and greenlighted two others with the nine having a total investment of over VNĐ12.5 trillion (US$548 million). They include some large projects like an LNG plant to be put up by PVGAZPROM NGV at a cost of nearly $13 million and a capacity of 20 million cubic metres a day. The Đá Bạc 4 Solar Power Plant by Đông Á Châu Đức Joint Stock Company…

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Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu attracts big investment – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

A cable manufacturing facility at Đất Đỏ District’s Đất Đỏ 1 Industrial Park. Bà Ria – Vũng Tàu Province is seeing rising interest from investors in the tourism, electricity and manufacturing fields. VNS Photo Hoàng Nhị. Viet Nam News BÀ RỊA – VŨNG TÀU — The province was able to attract investment in big projects in 2018, many of which lined up with the province’s goals, according to Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu Province’s Department of Planning and Investment. The Hyosung Corporation, for example, invested about US$1.2 billion…

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Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province to adjust master plan – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News BÀ RỊA-VŨNG TÀU — The authorities of Vũng Tàu City in the southern coastal province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu have approved adjustments to the city’s development plan to 2035. The plan aims to convert Vũng Tàu City into an environmentally friendly city and centre for national tourism, finance and trade, with a developed maritime economy. The adjustments were made to resolve the conflict between economic development and preservation of environmental resources. The plan focuses on various areas, including urban planning, land funds, urban design, strategic…

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Bà Rịa – Vũng Tàu seeks to develop high-tech agriculture – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News BÀ RỊA-VŨNG TÀU — The southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu is making efforts to develop high-tech agriculture so that it can grow high-quality products with high yields. Its Department of Agriculture and Rural Development reported that some 33 organisations and individuals in the province were investing in high-tech agriculture. They applied modern technologies to improve cultivation on 1,047ha, harvesting nearly 23,600 tonnes of vegetables, melon, grape fruit, banana and pomelo annually. Besides, some 87 farms equipped with modern know-how have been built…

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Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu to develop logistics sector – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

A groundbreaking ceremony held by the Vina-Japan Shirogane Logistics Company at the Phú Mỹ 3 Specialised Industrial Park in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province. — VNS Photo Viet Nam News HCM CITY — The southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu has set a goal to develop logistics into a major service sector with a focus on seaport development. The Vũng Tàu Shipbuilding and Oil Services Joint-Stock Company will invest in the new logistics centre and container port. …

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