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The Great Mekong Bike Ride 2018

first_imgYou can read full article here: The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) teams up with Thailand Tri-League for an eco-friendly ‘Great Mekong Bike Ride 2018’ scheduled from 17 to 20 May. The race elevates provinces along the mighty Mekong River, putting Nakhon Phanom, Mukdahan and Sakon Nakhon front and centre as leading sports tourism destinations in Thailand’s Northeast Region.The Great Mekong Bike Ride 2018 features three categories including a three-day long-distance triple stage road race starting at 07.00 Hrs.Stage one is the ‘King of Kong’ 127 kilometre of highway cycling along tarmac that snakes alongside the Mekong River from Phaya Sri Satta Nakarat, Nakhon Phanom to SAWASDEE: eTN Chatroom for Readers (join us) Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading…last_img read more

LG Chem Sets Up Battery Joint Venture In Vietnam With VinFast

first_img VinFast Will Introduce Electric Cars And Buses In Vietnam South Korea’s Battery Makers Invest Big Bucks To Stay In The Lead Author Liberty Access TechnologiesPosted on April 8, 2019Categories Electric Vehicle News LG Chem To Increase Battery Production In Poland To 70 GWh LG Chem to supply Vietnam’s wannabe EV makers with batteriesVietnam’s largest conglomerate Vingroup JSC is moving forward with its plans to become the country’s first domestic car manufacturer (and manufacturer of electric cars).Vingroup’s VinFast just set a joint venture with LG Chem in the northern port city of Hai Phong to produce batteries for electric vehicles.At first, the JV will supply batteries (we assume battery packs) for VinFast electric scooters, but the second stage would be packs for electric cars.See Also Source: Electric Vehicle News In 2018, VinFast said that it intended to unveil its all-electric car (developed by German’s EDAG and designed by Italdesign Giugiaro) in 2019.Vingroup has earmarked $3.5 billion for the overall car manufacturing project (on license from other manufacturers like BMW and GM).Source: Reuterslast_img read more