Piaggio introduces new scooter replacing Vespa S
(Apr 18, 2014)
Piaggio Vietmam on Thursday launched the new Vespa Sprint, a "sportier" version
of the new Primavera scooter that the company introduced in Viet Nam last
The Vietnamese automobile market saw impressive sales of cars with 10 seats and below, trucks and commercial vehicles in March. The month's sales grew 39 per cent year over year, and it was also the 12th consecutive month of sales being higher year over year.
Mico Machinery and Equipment for Heavy Industries on April 16 agreed to
be the Vietnamese representative and sole importer of MAN Truck &
Bus, a subgroup of Germany's Man Group.
Toyota Viet Nam (TMV) said it is preparing to recall 42,772 units of
Innova and Fortuner for checking and replacing the spiral cable of
The Truong Hai Automobile JSC (Thaco) has opened a Peugeot Ha Noi
showroom, spread over an area of 2,000 square metres, in Le Duan street.
Asian Honda Motor Co., Ltd. has announced plans to establish a new
wholly-owned power products import and sales subsidiary in Viet Nam.
Piaggio Vietnam launched two new scooter models, Piaggio Liberty
Restyling 2014 and the sporty version, Piaggio Liberty S Restyling 2014,
on April 3.
The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has tightened regulations on allowing the Vietnamese
people returning from overseas to the country (Viet kieu) to import automobiles
as movable assets.
Viet Nam imported 10,100 completely built units (CBU) cars worth US$180
million in the first quarter, up 44.1 per cent in volume and 32.2 per
cent in value year-on-year.
TCIE Viet Nam Co. Ltd has announced a discount of nearly 10 per cent to
local residents on cars manufactured in the city between March 29 and
Mercedes-Benz Vietnam has announced that it will invest US$10 million
this year in developing the manufacturing line and expanding the agent
network in Viet Nam.