Vietnam’s Vinfast to build $2 bln electric vehicle factory in US

HANOI/SAN FRANCISCO, March 29 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s automaker VinFast said on Tuesday it has signed a preliminary deal to initially invest $2 billion to build a factory in North Carolina to make electric buses, sport utility vehicles (SUVs) along with batteries for EVs . The unit of Vietnam’s biggest conglomerate Vingroup (VIC.HM), said it plans … Read more

Vietnam blocks Sony’s action movie ‘Uncharted’ over South China Sea map

Sony Pictures Studio is seen in Culver City, California, US, April 23, 2018. Picture taken April 23, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register HANOI, March 12 (Reuters) – Vietnam has banned Sony’s action movie “Uncharted” from domestic distribution over a scene featuring a map that shows a disputed line … Read more