Vietnam’s EV Applicant has the feel of a large Potemkin village
Idle equipment, absent workers, deserted villages, empty swimming pools. VinFast is Vietnam’s answer to Tesla, and in the next 5-6 years he aims to build 1 million EVs and sell them to customers in the US, Canada and Europe. With these lofty goals, the company invited dozens of social media influencers and automotive journalists to a “four-day, multi-city extravaganza,” which seemed more bizarre than convincing. bloomberg.