UK Government expects to strengthen cooperation with Viet Nam, affirmed PM David Cameron during his talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Tan Dung in Ha Noi on July 29.
Vietnam has reaped substantial economic benefits from its 20-year membership of ASEAN, which has provided opportunities to participate in many regional and global economic links.
PM Nguyen Tan Dung and his Thai counterpart Prayut Chan-ocha have stressed the necessity of ensuring effective and sufficient conformity by relevant sides to the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC).
Starbucks has started selling roasted Arabica coffee beans from Viet Nam's Da Lat City in the US and said on its website it plans to sell it in more than 21,500 stores in 56 countries.
E-Mart, South Korea’s largest retailer, will officially open the doors to its first supermarket in Vietnam this December.
Viet Nam ranked first among the ASEAN countries for the number of country code top-level domains registered, with 318,812 domain names added by June 30.
The real estate market, especially the high-end segment, has seen a revival and is likely to develop strongly from here thanks to the amendments to the Housing Law that permits foreigners and overseas Vietnamese to buy housing since July 1st, experts have said.
Life insurance giant Prudential Vietnam yesterday officially sealed a deal with the Ministry of Finance (MoF) for a VND3.2 trillion (GBP 100 million) long-term investment of 20-year government bonds (G-Bond) in the presence of the UK’s Prime Ministers David Cameron and his Vietnamese colleague Nguyen Tan Dung.
Ho Chi Minh City catered for over 2 million foreign visitors in the first half of 2015, seeing a year-on-year increase of 3% and meeting 46% of the year target.
More than 593,000 international visitors arrived in Viet Nam in July, a rise of 5.1 per cent year-on-year and 12.1 per cent month-on-month, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Vietnamese cultural authorities and artists have suggested different ways to make Nguyen Hue Pedestrian Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City teem with life.
The Mekong Delta, Vietnam’s biggest granary, home to a widespread network of rivers and canals, has been threatened by the rising level of salt water flowing into rice fields and farms.
Bayern Munich confirmed on Tuesday they have signed Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal from Juventus on a four-year deal with Bastian Schweinsteiger's replacement reportedly costing €35 million (US$38.6 million).
Rome's Fiumicino airport was forced to suspend all flights for around two hours on Wednesday after a fire broke out in a nearby pine grove, spreading dense smoke across the runway.
On June 22, 2015, the finance ministry issued Circular 96/2015/TT-BTC, guiding the corporate income tax regime in Decree 12/2015/ND-CP ("Decree 12") of the government, dated February 12, 2015.