Invested by the BPPVC, the wind power plant No.3’s first phase has a designed capacity of 29.4 MW with seven turbines, and an investment of over 1.3 trillion VND (over 56.1 million USD). It is expected to be completed in December this year, generating about 84.7 GWh of electricity. The second phase of the project will be implemented in 2021 with a total capacity of 30 MW at a cost of 1.4 trillion VND (over 60.47 million USD). Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Van Chuyen highly valued the investor for its clean energy project in the locality, saying that the plant will contribute to creating jobs, and serving local production, business, and tourism activities. Soc Trang has given priority to call for investment for 21 wind power development projects in the 2017-2020 period, including 18 ones in Vinh Chau town. … [Read more...] about Construction starts on wind power plant in Soc Trang
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Dong Son drums were the earliest form of bronze drums found in Southeast Asia and southern China, and have been used by many different ethnic groups from prehistoric times to the present. The intricately decorated bronze drums testify to a high level of technical skills in bronze casting. The decoration depicts mythical birds – the mysterious Lac in particular – and other animals, as well as scenes of human activities like ceremonies, hunting and fishing. The patterns signify people's wishes and dreams for a happy and joyful life. … [Read more...] about Vietnam Grand Prix tickets put national symbols on the fast track
The 45 ASCOPE Council Meeting was successfully hosted in Hanoi. For the first time, Petrovietnam assumed the role of ASCOPE Secretary-in-Charge during ASCOPE's half-century history of foundation and development. This demonstrates the deep integration, the positive role of Petrovietnam and its members in the Southeast Asian oil and gas community, in parallel with the increasing position of Vietnam in ASEAN. … [Read more...] about Petrovietnam’s Hallmarks of 2019
In 2009, when the VN Index soared from 324 points to the year's peak of 630 points, the richest stock billionaire had total assets worth over VND9 trillion. But now, one needs to have much more to be listed among the top billionaires. KBC price hovers around VND14,950 per share. With 75 million KBC in hands, Tam now ranks 53rd on the list of top billionaires. … [Read more...] about How much is needed to be listed among the top stock billionaires in Vietnam?
Specifically, the Vietnamese Embassy in Santiago on October 21 provided assistance to four Vietnamese tourists who were stranded at the airport unable to access Santiago due to a curfew and canceled flights to Peru. However, today they contacted and booked a ticket to return home. In addition, the Embassy also posted on the Web to update the current situation in Chile and provide contact numbers, as well as phone numbers for citizen protection, email for citizens who need support can contact. The embassy also recommends that citizens comply with Chilean government regulations on curfew hours, do not go near places where riots or protests occur. … [Read more...] about Citizen protection: fulcrum for Vietnamese citizens