Monthly Archives: August 2014

HN to set off fireworks on 60th Liberation Day

16:38 | 31/08/2014

VGP – Ha Noi is set to light up the sky by a fireworks display at 30 venues throughout the capital city on October 10 to mark its 60th liberation anniversary.

As scheduled, high-range fireworks will light up in five

VN gains record trade surplus with Australia

16:33 | 31/08/2014

VGP – Viet Nam posted a record trade surplus of US$ 1.22 billion with Australia in the first seven months of 2014, representing a year-on-year surge of 38.2%, according to the Viet Nam Trade Office in Australia.

More prisoners get ammesty on National Day

14:30 | 31/08/2014

VGP - Nearly 800 prisoners in northern Lai Chau, central Phu Yen and southern Tay Ninh provinces have been granted clemency on the occasion of the National Day (September 2). 

Among them, 253 were in Phu Yen, 532 Tay

Tourism sector looks forward to receiving 8.5 million foreign tourists

17:53 | 30/08/2014 VGP - By the end of August 2014, the number of foreign tourists to Viet Nam is estimated to reach nearly 5.5 million, which is a good signal promising an year-end figure of 8.5 million. The number is

Asia Plantation Capital Poised to Develop the Agarwood Industry in Malaysia

SINGAPORE, Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia Plantation Capital (a sustainable plantation company) seeks to develop more opportunities for Agarwood as a beneficial crop in Malaysia.

Formula E: The Watch, the Team, the Car…

LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS, Switzerland, Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

- The Future is Electric 

- TAG Heuer to premiere FIA Formula E Championship season at special VIP press event in Beijing


ChemTrace® Opens New Microcontamination Testing Laboratory in Taiwan

QUAKERTOWN, Pa., Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Global Technologies LLC, parent company to ChemTrace®, an industry-recognized leading microcontamination analytical testing laboratory that provides services to the semiconductor, solar, and medical life science industries and QuantumClean®, the leading global provider

iSoftStone Announces Closing of Merger

BEIJING, August 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("iSoftStone" or "the Company," NYSE: ISS), a leading China-based IT services provider in the People's Republic of China, announced today the completion of the merger (the ...

Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Achieves Double-Digit Growth of Revenue and Profit for 1H2014

HONG KONG, Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai Pharmaceuticals Holding Co., Ltd. ("Shanghai Pharmaceuticals" or the "Company" and, together with its subsidiaries, the "Group; stock code: 601607.SH; 2607.HK), the integrated pharmaceutical company in the PRC that has leading positions in

The world’s cruise industry heads in record numbers to Barcelona, Spain

LONDON, Aug. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In just a few weeks, cruise industry professionals from around the world will be heading to Barcelona, Spain's leading cruise port, for the tenth edition of the Seatrade Med Cruise Convention. This year's event

August 2014