Vietnam

Vingroup and Gotion starts building $275M LFP battery cell factory in Vietnam

VinES Energy Solutions Joint Stock Company, a member of Vingroup, and Gotion Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Gotion High-Tech, have started construction of lithium iron…

Vietnam’s VinFast opens first Canadian store at Yorkdale Shopping Center in Toronto

VinFast, the Vietnam-based electric vehicle company, has officially opened its first Canadian store at Yorkdale Shopping Centre in Toronto, Ontario. VinFast said in a statement…

Vietnam’s VinFast returns to Los Angeles Auto Show with four EV models

Vietnamese electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer VinFast on Thursday announced its participation in Los Angeles Auto Show 2022 (LA Auto Show 2022) from November 17 to 28, 2022, and…

VinFast wins Corporate Sustainability Award

VinFast said Tuesday it has won the "Corporate Sustainability Champions" - ORIGIN Innovation Awards 2022. In addition to recognizing how VinFast's impacts align with the…

Igloo launches blockchain-based weather index insurance for rice farmers in Vietnam

Singapore-based insurtech Igloo, in partnership with PVI Insurance, Vietnam Meteorological and Hydrological Administration (VNMHA) and international reinsurer SCOR, on Tuesday…

CALT and VinFast cooperate to promote global E-mobility

Contemporary Amperex Technology Company (CATL) and VinFast Trading & Manufacturing Joint Stock Company (VinFast) on Monday announced a Memorandum of Understanding for global…

ADB leads $135M climate financing package to support electric mobility in Vietnam

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) mobilized a $135 million climate financing package for VinFast Trading and Production Joint Stock Company (VinFast) for manufacturing Vietnam’s…

Vietnam’s VinFast scoops Autobest The Rising Star award

VinFast, the first Vietnamese electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, has received the Autobest The Rising Star award in a ceremony at the 2022 Paris Motor Show. The award is to…

VinFast announces its headquarters in Germany, France & The Netherlands

Vietnamese electric vehicle manufacturer VinFast has revealed further details of its European business strategy at the 2022 Paris Motor Show and announced the opening of dedicated…

Vietnam’s Piktina raises $1M seed funding from Touchstone Partners

Piktina, an online marketplace for secondhand fashion in Vietnam, announced Tuesday it has raised $1 million in a seed round from Touchstone Partners, a Vietnam-focused venture…