Vietnam's first domestic car manufacturer, Vinfast, announced on February 8 that it had obtained a permit to test autonomous vehicles on public streets in California. Vinfast, a unit of Vietnam's largest conglomerate Vingroup JSC, said the permit granted by the California Vehicle Administration was needed in order for the firm to commercialize its electric vehicles on the US market. Vinfast said it has developed three models with autonomous features, adding that two of the models would be sold in the US, Canadian and European markets from 2022.
News in Brief: February 8, 2021
Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Vuong Dinh Hue made a new-year visit to the State Audit Office of Vietnam (SAV) on January 27, the first working day after the week-long Lunar New Year holiday.