It is unacceptable if out-of-date technologies continue to arrive in Vietnam, State President Truong Tan Sang said Wednesday, following reports that most Chinese contractors are deploying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.
President Truong Tan Sang has urged the nation as a whole to uphold vigilance and resolve to firmly safeguard the motherland's independence, freedom, national unification and territorial integrity in any circumstance, on the occasion of the 69th anniversary of the August Revolution and National Day.
Audi, the top-of-the-range car maker belonging to auto giant Volkswagen, has said it is recalling 70,000 cars worldwide owing to potential problems with braking systems.
The local fibre industry has been booming on the back of rocketing investment and the resultant reduced dependence on imports.
Tablets won't eclipse personal computers as fast as once thought, according to studies by market tracker International Data Corporation (IDC).
The domestic apartments market is expected to continue recovery by year-end and beyond because of the increasing number of advantages for it in market and state policies, experts said.
Liquidity continued to increase in Viet Nam's stock markets yesterday, with the combined trading value on two exchanges hitting more than VND4 trillion (US$188.6 million).
Tuyen Quang Province should pay more attention to reinforcing its political system, particularly regarding Party-building efforts, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong said yesterday.
Emirates, a global connector of people and places, today announced the launch of its Global sale, which rewards passengers from Ho Chi Minh City with exceptional discounts on economy fares to 60 destinations across Emirates expanding network.
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.
A fire broke out at a wood processing company in HCM City's Binh Chanh District yesterday morning, destroying its 1,000-square-metre workshop.
Chelsea striker Fernando Torres is set to end his miserable spell at Stamford Bridge by joining AC Milan on loan for the next two seasons.
The Ebola epidemic that has killed more than 1,500 people across West Africa spread to a fifth country in the region on Friday (Aug 29) with the first confirmed case of the deadly virus in Senegal.
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