Ten official visits made by foreign Foreign Ministers (FMs) to Viet Nam over the past eight months paved the way for bilateral relations and cooperation to be expanded.
It is unacceptable if out-of-date technologies continue to arrive in Vietnam, State President Truong Tan Sang said Wednesday, following reports that most Chinese contractors are deploying obsolete techs at their Vietnamese projects.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday urged the education sector to accelerate granting autonomy to State-run universities, a move he described would be a breakthrough in improving tertiary education quality.
Hong Won Sik, general director of Lotte Mart Vietnam, which currently operates seven shopping centres in the country’s key cities, talked with VIR’s Nguyen Chung about its business strategy and the competitive pressure exerted by foreign peers in the Vietnamese market.
The Vietnamese government may delay the implementation of newly-issued regulations on the importation of used machinery and production lines, in order to facilitate the relocation of global firms including Microsoft.
The FBI and Apple were urgently investigating on Monday (Sep 1) after an apparent massive hack of a cloud data service unleashed a torrent of intimate pictures of dozens of celebrities across the Internet.
Leading Singaporean developer CapitaLand has pushed forward with its Vista Verde project by appointing Construction Joint Stock Company No.1 as contractor.
Asian markets mostly rose on Tuesday (Sep 2), with Tokyo gaining more than one percent as the yen sank against the dollar, while Shanghai was boosted by hopes China will introduce economy-boosting measures.
In addition to its advantages in geography, raw material resources and skilled workforce, leaders of the Can Tho Municipal Export Processing and Industrial Zone Management Authority have gone to great lengths to make the city as attractive as possible to investors.
Malaysia-based budget carrier AirAsia has resumed an air route between Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Danang city (Vietnam), operating four flights per week, starting on August 29.
An“Ao Dai” (traditional long dress) Fashion Show, featuring a collection by designer Hoang Hai, gathered top Vietnamese models at the Royal Opera House in Valletta, the capital of Malta on August 28 including Dang Ngoc Han and Miss Vietnam 2010.
The area under fragrant rice varieties in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Soc Trang has increased in recent years, helping farmers improve their lives.
Arsenal have announced the signing of England international striker Danny Welbeck from Premier League rivals Manchester United on a long-term deal.
An outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 31 people and the epidemic remains contained within the country's northwest, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday (Sep 2).
It is common knowledge that urban areas emit more heat in a phenomenon known as the ‘urban heat island’ effect. This obviously affects the overall environmental and local quality of life. The use of cool roofs can help reduce this issue.