Daily Archives: July 14, 2020

Open Society Foundations Announce 2020 Soros Arts Fellows

New York, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Open Society Foundations today announced the 2020 cohort of the Soros Arts Fellowship, including 10 artists, curators, cultural organizers, and researchers working at the intersection of migration, public space, and the

GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS ANNOUNCES SECOND LIEN TERM LOAN INVESTMENT IN FERROCARRIL CENTRAL

New York, NY, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Infrastructure Partners (“GIP”), a leading global, independent infrastructure investor, announced today that its credit fund, GIP Spectrum Fund, L.P., along with its affiliates (together “GIP Spectrum”, “Spectrum” or the “Fund”),

New OptiInstrument Software Simplifies The Communication and Control in Tests and Measurement

OptiInstrument software allows physical and remote communication and control of instruments. It simplifies the testing, characterization and automated measurements. OTTAWA, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Optiwave, a provider of the world’s leading photonics design software, now offers a new

Congratulations on France’s Bastille Day

  Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on July 14 cabled a message of congratulations to French President Emmanuel Macron on the occasion of the 231st anniversary of France’s Bastille Day (July 14, 1789). Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc also extended congratulations

NA’s 10th session proposed to take place over 18 days in Oct, Nov

Secretary General of the National Assembly (NA) and Head of the NA Office Nguyen Hanh Phuc proposed the 10th session of the 14th legislature be held over the course of 18 days in both teleconference and in-person forms, while addressing the NA Standing Committee’s 46th session on July

Congratulations extended to Lee Hsien Loong over PAP’s election victory

 Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has sent a message of congratulations to Lee Hsien Loong, Secretary-General of the People’s Action Party (PAP) and Prime Minister of Singapore, over the victory of the PAP in the 13th general election

Vietnam attends virtual international conference of political parties

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Hoang Binh Quan attended a virtual international round-table conference of political parties on July 14. Chaired by President of the United Russia Party and Deputy Chairman of the Security Council of Russia Dmitry Medvedev,

New regulations about corporate bond issuance

– Privately-placed corporate bonds can no longer be sold within their first year of issuance, according to a new decree. The decree amends several points of Decree No 163/2018/ND-CP dated December 4, 2018, about corporate bond issuance with new regulations tightened trading of privately-placed

What VN needs to do to attract quality FDI after COVID-19

Speeding up infrastructure development and improving ease of doing business and vocational training are among things Vietnam should do to make itself more attractive to foreign investors post-COVID-19, according to investment fund VinaCapital. Don Lam, the fund’s co-founder and CEO, said, “Consultants expect  20 percent

PV Gas picks up sustainable energy award

The PetroVietnam Gas Corporation (PV Gas), a subsidiary of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam), was among the top 50 Vietnamese firms receiving the 2019 sustainable energy award. As part of the national programme on energy efficiency for 2019-2030, the vote-based awards