Improving business environment and national competitiveness requires specific targets and solutions, stressed PM Nguyen Tan Dung at the Cabinet’s meeting held on Monday.
The government has just issued a long-awaited decree on public private partnership investment modes, replacing previous decrees intending to promote private investment in infrastructure to boost economic growth.
Thang said revenue from the selling of operation rights of the international airport on Phu Quoc Island in Kien Giang will help modernise other airports in Viet Nam.
Mekong Capital was just awarded Frontier Market Firm of the year for 2014 by Private Equity International. The Private Equity International Awards 2014 are voted by investment industry professionals, and included more than 35,000 votes across all categories for the 2014 awards.
Mine and quarry operators may be faced by a big rise in environmental protection fees following the government’s decision to revise the charges.
Google Maps’ first zipline Street View collection will allow the public to travel from the forest’s upper canopy to the forest floor, as well as take a virtual float down the many rivers in the Amazon.
Established real estate players and relative new-comers alike have expressed growing confidence over residential sales in the early part of this year, using the opportunity to increase investment.
Domestic consumers, who bought gold on the God of Wealth Day, have incurred losses as local gold prices fell VND130 (US$6.1) per tael on March 2.
HANOI – You only get one chance, it’s said, to make a first impression.
A seminar to promote attractive destinations in Japan's Kanagawa Prefecture near Tokyo was held in HCM City yesterday, with the participation of nearly 30 Vietnamese travel agencies.
Police in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong are holding a huge precious piece of rock weighing up to 30 tons recently excavated by a farmer in Dak Mil District while gardening, local authorities reported.
This year the U.S. government will grant US$8 million for clearing unexploded ordnance (UXO) left over in the central Vietnamese province of Quang Tri during the war before 1975, a senior American official has said.
Vietnam plans to send 20 elite athletes from seven sports on overseas training trips in the hope of winning medals at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia.
Two of four strains of the virus that can cause AIDS come from gorillas in southwestern Cameroon, an international team of scientists reported in studies published Monday in the United States.
A series of activities on climate change and energy have been launched by 350.org Viet Nam aimed at raising people's awareness about the threat of a carbon bubble.