Daily Archives: August 11, 2018

WillScot Corporation Announces Exercise and Closing of Underwriters’ Option to Purchase Additional Shares

BALTIMORE, Aug. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Corporation (Nasdaq: WSC) (“WillScot”), a specialty rental services market leader providing innovative modular space and portable storage solutions across North America, today announced that the underwriters of its recent offering of 8,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share (“Common Stock”), have exercised their option to purchase an additional 1,200,000 shares of Common Stock on the same terms as the initial offering.…

30th Diplomatic Conference to promote Vietnam’s profile worldwide

The 30th Diplomatic Conference will be held from August 12-17 in Hanoi with the theme: “Vietnam’s diplomatic work: Proactiveness, Innovation, Effectiveness towards successfully implementing Resolutions of the 12th National Party Congress”.…

Russia criticizes US, UK for putting pressure on former spy investigation

The UK’s unreasonable allegations and the US new sanctions against Russia regarding the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal aim to put pressure on the investigation, Russian Embassy in the UK said on Friday.…

Vietnam prepares for manufacture’s new era

Capgemini’s Digital Transformation Institute estimates that in the next five years, smart factories may contribute as much as 500 billion USD in added value to the global economy.

Suttisak Wilanan, Deputy Managing Director of Reed Tradex company, said smart factories are a huge change for a developing country like Vietnam.…

NA Standing Committee debates bill on architecture

The National Assembly Standing Committee discussed the bill on architecture for the first time on Saturday as part of its 26th session.

The majority of deputies agreed on need to promulgate the law on architecture as proposed by the government and verified by the Assembly’s Committee for Science, Technology, and Environment.…

UN General Assembly appoints former Chilean President as rights chief

The UN General Assembly approved on Friday the appointment of former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet as the world body’s new human rights chief.

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres announced the appointment of Bachelet on Wednesday.…

PM approves strategy for Vietnam’s banking sector development by 2025

The Prime Minister has approved a strategy for Vietnam’s banking sector by 2025 and vision towards 2030.

The strategy aims to promote independence, self-reliance, and accountability of the State Bank for monetary policy, inflation control at a level appropriate to socio-economic orientations in various development periods, support for macro-economy stability, and boost sustainable growth.…