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.
German engineering conglomerate Siemens was recently awarded a record-breaking order from the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Region.
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.
Spain’s Meliã Hotels International, one the largest hotel companies worldwide, and M.I.K Corporation- a leading real-estate investor and developer in Vietnam- recently entered a partnership to present the first Sol resort in Vietnam – Sol House Phu Quoc.
The finance ministry (MoF) has increased the export duty on gold jewellery of more than 95 per cent purity from zero to two per cent.
The Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Quang Binh, the provincial Tourism Association and travel firms held a conference in HCM City on Tuesday to promote tourism in the central province and seek investment in the sector.
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.
Richie Ramsay hit a best-of-the-day 66 to join a four-way tie at the halfway stage of the Trophee Hassan II in Morocco.
"We are currently running on emergency power, all flights to and from Schiphol have been halted or are being diverted to other airports," Schiphol's Inge van Rijn said.
Germanwings has offered the families of the victims of the French Alps air disaster "up to 50,000 euros per passenger" towards their immediate costs, a spokesman said.