Case studies in Viet Nam

 

Already, Samsung Electronics is manufacturing 120 million mobile handsets a year in Vietnam at its plant in the northern province of Bac Ninh and preparing a similar-sized mobile phone plant in nearby Thai Nguyen Province. Now, it plans to add another one in Ho Chi Minh City for home appliances production. 


 

A quiet revolution pushed by Intel Corp. is occurring at a top Ho Chi Minh City engineering school: students clustered in small groups design paper towers while the blackboard goes unused.

“This class is completely different than traditional classes,” said student Luu Bao Ngoc, 21. “We learn how to problem-solve in a new way.”


 

Mercedes-Benz Vietnam will keep expanding investments in the coming time despite a strong drop in the local market, plus disadvantages for local auto manufacturers as the import tax on completely-built-up cars is on the decline.


 

 We chose Quang Ninh as our investment destination because here we have received positive and comprehensive concern and support from provincial leaders…