Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday called for intensified efforts to restructure State-owned enterprises (SOEs), focusing on equitisation and withdrawal of State capital from non-core businesses.
Viet Nam will do its utmost to prepare for and make the 132nd Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly (IPU-132) a success, PM Nguyen Tan Dung assured IPU President.
Deputy PM Hoang Trung Hai agreed to develop a planning scheme on national energy development in the 2016-2025 period with orientations towards 2035.
Transforming state-run enterprises into joint stock companies is now a top priority of the government and it should be done by the end of this year, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung requested Thursday.
His modest apperance, humble clothes and particularly the inseparable traditional bamboo pipe popularly used by farmers and ordinary people make Le Thanh Than much far from a successful businessman. The only one clearly visible sign of his wealth is possibly his Rolls-Royce Phantom car.
The battle for live streaming smartphone video heated up on Thursday as Twitter launched its Periscope application, taking on fast-rising online rival Meerkat, which unveiled a fresh round of capital investment.
Hoa Binh Group has become the first local developer to capitalise on the amended Residential Housing Law to sell apartments to foreigners.
FPT Information System (FIS) will become the main partner of LaoVietBank and help it implement its information technology (IT) strategies during the 2015 to 2020 period.
The Dong Nai People's Committee said it plans to go ahead with housing construction on land reclaimed from the Dong Nai River despite a warning from the Viet Nam River Network that it would harm the river.
A Vietnamese budget carrier has pledged to slash ticket prices by up to 50 percent to help spur the growth of the country’s tourism industry after it entered into partnership with the Ho Chi Minh Tourism Association.
Seven well-known K-pop bands will liven up Hanoi in a show to be held this weekend.
Construction Minister Trinh Dinh Dung is leading an investigation into the cause of the collapse of a 30-metre-high scaffold in Ha Tinh Province, which killed 13 workers and injured another 28, saying it was a "wake-up call" for construction in Vietnam.
Canadian Vasek Pospisil spoiled Juan Martin del Potro's return from injury on Thursday with a 6-4, 7-6 (9/7) first-round win over the former US Open champion in Miami.
Twelve people were hurt when two New York buildings collapsed and a blaze tore through neighboring properties on Thursday (Mar 26) in what preliminary indications suggested was a gas-related explosion.
The government recently released Decree 15 to provide a comprehensive legal framework for public-private partnership projects, replacing the old regulations. Net Le and Loi Huynh of LNT & Partners took a closer look.