In Japan's most aggressive move to promote exports of nuclear technology since the Fukushima Daiichi accident in March, a Tokyo-based utility consortium signed a deal with Vietnam on Wednesday to conduct a feasibility study for two new reactors.
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mercredi 28 septembre 2011
HANOI - Le Vietnam a signé mercredi un accord avec une entreprise japonaise pour étudier la construction d'une centrale nucléaire dans le pays, malgré la récente catastrophe nucléaire au Japon.
lundi 5 septembre 2011
An appeal court in Vietnam on Thursday reduced to 20 years the jail term of a former senior official at the centre of a corruption scandal that led Japan to suspend aid, a court official said.
The governments of Vietnam and Japan will restart discussions in September on the provision of Japanese nuclear power technology to the Southeast Asian nation, it was revealed on August 29.
Honda Vietnam has filed a petition to the government after being told to pay tax arrears of VND3.34 trillion (US$160 million) by local customs agencies.
vendredi 12 août 2011
HANOI - Two Japanese banks signed a $95 million credit contract on Friday with state oil and gas group Petrovietnam, the final funding package to help build a $1.6-billion coal-fired power plant in central Vietnam.
mardi 26 juillet 2011
The Electric Power University Monday launched a new course on nuclear power, energy and environment for Southeast Asia countries.
vendredi 25 mars 2011
HANOI - Vietnam has asked Japanese companies to guarantee food exports are radiation-free after disaster struck a Japanese nuclear power plant, official media reported Friday.
jeudi 17 mars 2011
Hanoi - The crisis in Japan has affected travel companies in Vietnam, authorities said Thursday.
Vietnam is unlikely to be affected by radioactive dusts from the explosions of the Fukushima No 1 Nuclear Plant in Japan resulting from the earthquake and tsunami on March 11, affirmed a Vietnamese scientific official.
lundi 14 mars 2011
he Vietnamese government on March 13 decided to offer US$200,000 in aid to the Japanese people to surmount the consequences of the devastating earthquake and tsunami on March 11.
jeudi 18 novembre 2010
Japan will provide Vietnam cutting-edge technologies and soft loans for a joint rare-earth mining project and construction of the latter's second nuclear plant, Ambassador Tanisaki Yasuaki told Tuoi Tre.
lundi 1 novembre 2010
Hanoi - Vietnam has selected Japan to supply its second nuclear power plant and the deal can go through as soon as the parliament in Tokyo approves an atomic cooperation treaty, Japanese officials said Monday.
dimanche 31 octobre 2010
Vietnam agreed to make Japan a partner in building its nuclear power plants as the two nations negotiate a broader deal on the development of rare-earth minerals to secure supplies after China cut exports.
samedi 23 octobre 2010
Japan and Vietnam are set to agree on joint development of rare earth minerals this month as countries scramble to secure supplies after a squeeze by China, a report said Friday.
lundi 27 septembre 2010
Japan and Vietnam were set to launch their first negotiations in Vienna on Friday toward signing a bilateral pact on peaceful use of nuclear technology, the Foreign Ministry said.
samedi 4 septembre 2010
Although a plan to build a north-south high-speed railway connecting Hanoi and HCM City in Vietnam has hit a snag following an unusual move by the communist state's legislature not to approve it for further study, the head of the railway is calling for continued support from Japan.
jeudi 12 août 2010
HANOI - A plan to build a north-south high-speed railway to connect Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam has hit a snag following an unusual move by the parliament of a Communist state not to approve it for further study, but unbowed, the head of the railway operator is calling for continued support from Japan.
mercredi 9 juin 2010
Japan reiterated to Vietnam on Sunday its desire to secure the participation of Japanese companies in Vietnam's project to build nuclear power plants, a Japanese trade ministry official said.
dimanche 6 juin 2010
Japan is keen to export its special products and technologies like the bullet train, but Japanese officials have more than a few concerns about the feasibility of Vietnam’s ambitious north-south express railway.
jeudi 3 juin 2010
Hanoi pushes ahead to build a Japanese-designed bullet train system whether it needs it or not
mercredi 5 mai 2010
Transport minister Seiji Maehara told Vietnamese officials that in return for Japan's financial support, they need to be flexible over an envisioned north-south high-speed railway project in their country.
vendredi 16 avril 2010
Vietnam's cabinet has approved a $55.9 billion project to build a high-speed rail line connecting Hanoi and Ho Chin Minh City using Japan's bullet train technology, the Nikkei business daily reported on Thursday.
mardi 13 avril 2010
Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama told his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Tan Dung on Monday that Japan is keen on offering technological cooperation for building nuclear power plants.
lundi 5 avril 2010
HANOI — Japanese automaker Nissan says it is aiming for a greater share of Vietnam's recovering automotive market when it begins to sell locally-assembled vehicles on Tuesday.
lundi 1 mars 2010
Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama will write a letter to his Vietnamese counterpart this week to solicit a contract for a 1 trillion yen ($11 billion) nuclear power plant project, Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirofumi Hirano said.
mardi 9 février 2010
Vietnam, planning to build Southeast Asia’s first bullet train, may choose a group of Sumitomo Corp. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., or Itochu Corp. and Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. for the $56 billion project.
samedi 12 décembre 2009
HANOI - Vietnam has decided to adopt Japan's bullet-train system for a high-speed rail link, officials knowledgeable about the situation revealed Friday.
mercredi 7 octobre 2009
An express railway connecting Hanoi and HCM City in five and a half hours is scheduled to open by 2035, the Vietnam Railway Corporation (VCR) said on September 15.
jeudi 17 septembre 2009
HANOI - When Vietnam's North-South High Speed Railway begins its operation, Head of the JICA study team for Vietnam's Transport System Sustainable Development Strategy (VITRANSS-II) Iwata Shizuo said it can reduce transportation costs and number of accients by 57 per cent and 26 per cent, respectively.