The 132nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and its related meetings have come to a close, with participants acclaiming Vietnam’s role as a host and contributor to the success of the summit.
PM Nguyen Tan Dung asserted that the Government regards administrative reform as a key task in its management work at a meeting on administrative reform in taxes and social insurance on March 31.
Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh has affirmed that his ministry would propose the government to introduce bold measures in order to enforce a more serious implementation of the newly amended laws on Investment and Enterprise by state officials.
The expansion of plane parking areas at Tan Son Nhat airport in HCM City has been delayed so as not to disrupt passengers during the approaching end-of-April holiday period.
LG Electronics last week inaugurated its mega electronic manufacturing complex in the northern port city of Haiphong, helping to make Vietnam one of the largest electronics export hubs in the world.
Microsoft on Tuesday unveiled a low-cost version of its Surface tablet computer, cutting the screen size of the device which starts at US$499.
Japanese companies Hankyu Realty and Nishi-Nippon Railroad have decided to invest into an affordable apartment project developed by the Ho Chi Minh City-listed Nam Long Investment Company (HOSE: NLG).
The dollar gained further ground against the euro on Tuesday as traders weighed an upbeat report on American consumer confidence and tense Greek bailout talks.
The two bauxite mining and processing projects in the Central Highlands Province of Lam Dong, which became operational in October 2013, would incur losses for four to five years.
Low-cost carrier Jetstar Pacific inaugurated a new nonstop service connecting Hanoi to Bangkok on Sunday, more than three months after the launch of its first service between Vietnam and Thailand.
Director Nguyen Hoang Diep's first feature film, entitled "Dap Canh Giua Khong Trung" (Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere), has won three prizes at the 29th Fribourg International Film Festival.
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport has announced a ban on traffic on two street sections in District 1 from March 30 to May 6, 2015.
Vietnam are heading to Qatar for the AFC U23 Championship finals after crushing Macau 7-0 on March 31 in their last Group I match at the Shah Alam Stadium in Sepang, Malaysia.
The nursing home where she lived in Osaka said she breathed her last around 7am (2200 GMT Tuesday).
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.