News highlights for April 9, 2023
The latest news about Vietnam and Hanoi is updated as follows.
10:10, 2023/03/23Hanoi's taxi companies seek permission to operate electric cars
Advances in technology may be the key to solving the problems faced by local taxi companies.
17:22, 2023/02/08VinFast selects U.S.Bank as preferred provider of retail financing and leasing
VinFast is building an electric vehicle plant as an investment strategy to expand the company's US operations.
17:36, 2022/07/28French firm committed to supporting Vietnam smart city development
The French company is working with the country’s largest private conglomerate, Vingroup, to support digital transformation for its VinFast and Vinhomes businesses.
17:47, 2022/07/24VinFast to become IRONMAN's Naming Rights partner
By partnering with IRONMAN, VinFast seizes the opportunity to widely promote itself in global markets as well as inspire consumers to use electric vehicles.
14:11, 2022/07/13VinFast raises $4 billion for its plant in US
Vietnamese electric-vehicle maker VinFast has signed agreements with Credit Suisse and Citigroup to raise $4 billion globally to fund its Carolina-based EV plant.
13:44, 2022/07/07VinFast invests in Taiwan firm to develop solid-state batteries
The partnership with ProLogium will enable VinFast to expand its global operations.
16:10, 2022/07/05VinFast to install 300 EV charging equipment at filling stations this year
It is part of VinFast’s roadmap towards the goal of installing 150,000 chargers across the country this year.
16:26, 2022/05/31Vingroup partners with Intel to develop advanced technologies
The collaboration is part of a continued effort from Vingroup to work with global top-tier suppliers who can aid with manufacturing development, smart services, and electric vehicle initiatives.
21:20, 2022/05/05Decisive factors for Vietnamese consumers to purchase electric vehicles
The lack of charging infrastructure in public places and traveling distances remain barriers to the use of electric vehicles among Vietnamese and Southeast Asian consumers.