Nguyen Thu Huyen

Sweden sponsors programme for Vietnam’s environment

A specific agreement on the Swedish financial support worth US$25 million for a programme for environmentally sustainable development in Vietnam was signed by the Charge d’Affaires and Minister for Development Co-operation at the Embassy of Sweden in Hanoi, Mr. Jan-Olov Agrell and the Vice Minister of Planning and Investment, Mr. Phan Quang Trung on November…

ETI-N co-organizes SA8000 supplier training course in HCMC

Ethical Trade Initiative-Norway (ETI-N), in collaboration with Social Accountability International (SAI) and the Association of Garment, Textile, Embroidery and Knitting (AGTEX), will on November 18 and 19 in Ho Chi Minh City co-host a supplier training course on the Social Accountability 8000 (SA8000) standard for safe and decent workplace on conditions in SMEs and the…

MAN B&W Diesel to transfer technology to Vinashin

Denmark’s MAN B&W Diesel A/S, a leading supplier of large diesel engines for ship propulsion systems, stationary power supply and rail traction, signed a contract on transferring ship manufacturing and assembling technology with the Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (Vinashin) on November 8, in Hanoi.      The transfer will help Vietnam modernise its shipbuilding industry, raise the…

Vietnam-Norway relations at new height

The visit took place on the occasion of the 33rd anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. President Tran Duc Luong welcomed the Royal couple and highlighted the assistance of Norway to Vietnam during the resistance war as well as in the peaceful construction. For his part, Prime Minister Phan Van…

Can Tho 24th member of Green City Denmark

Can Tho Province was admitted as the 24th member of the Green City Denmark after two years of effectively implementing the project of city environment protection, namely Green Can Tho Project on October 12.      The Green Can Tho Project, the typical model of orientation for building sustainable developing city in Vietnam, is given an aid…

‘New Discovery’ – a meaningful image of Asia-Europe cultural exchange

The silence and darkness of the stage was broken by music and the sparkling lights, the audience had a great passion for ballets performed by Vietnamese and Swedish artists in Hanoi on September 27 in the performance night entitled ‘New Discovery’ which was organized by the Vietnam National Opera & Ballet (VNOB) co-operated with the…

Aalborg signs ship building cooperation agreement with VINASHIN

Denmark Boiler Company Aalborg and Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (VINASHIN) have recently signed an agreement on ship building cooperation in Vietnam.      Accordingly, the two sides will form a Hai Phong based venture company with an investment capital of US$ 3 million since the fourth quarter of this year. The first products are scheduled to finish…