Electric Vehicles & Mobility

Vietnam’s Vinfast to make Netherlands debut with EV models VF 8 & VF 9

VinFast, Vietnam’s global electric vehicle (EV) maker, will make Netherlands debut with EV models VF 8 & VF 9. The firm said in a statement it will participate in The EV…

Vietnam’s VinFast joins The Climate Pledge on journey to net-zero carbon by 2040

VinFast, the automotive arm of Vingroup, announced its participation in The Climate Pledge – a commitment to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2040, co-founded by Amazon and…

Vietnam’s homegrown carmaker VinFast’s in high gear to win US & European EV markets

Editor’s note: TechNode Global’s reporter attended the Vingroup Elite Vietnam Tour 2022 In the early days when Vietnamese conglomerate VinGroup announced it wants to become a car…

VinFast delivers first electric SUVs

VinFast, the automotive arm of Vingroup, on last Saturday delivered the first batch of 100 VF 8 all-electric sport utility vehicles (SUVs) to local customers. In a statement,…

Singapore awards Taiwan’s Gogoro sandbox pilot

Gogoro Inc, a Taiwan-based battery swapping ecosystems provider announced Thursday that Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded it with a sandbox pilot to deploy…

Declout Ventures leads $4.5M investment in Charged Indonesia

Singapore-headquartered DeClout Ventures Pte. Ltd. has led a $4.5 million investment in Indonesia-focused e-mobility scale up Charged Indonesia, as part of their inaugural funding…

TechNode Global shares research insights on Indonesia EV landscape

TechNode Global has on Monday released the firm’s findings on the electric vehicle (EV) market in Indonesia. Indonesia is home to more than 270 million people, from which its…

Yinson partners AEON to develop Malaysia’s largest retail EV charging network

Malaysia-listed energy infrastructure and technology firm Yinson Holdings Berhad (Yinson) has partnered with retailer AEON CO. (M) Bhd (AEON) and AEON BiG (M) Sdn. Bhd, (AEON BiG)…

Indonesia President Jokowi wants Tesla to make cars locally, not just batteries – report

Indonesia wants US electric car maker Tesla to manufacture cars there, not just batteries, Bloomberg reported, quoting the country's President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). Indonesia is…

South Korea’s SK backs US-based Atom Power with $100M funding

Atom Power, the United States-based startup to digitize power delivery, said Thursday it has closed a $100 million growth round from SK Inc. and SK Energy, the South Korean…