PM Nguyen Tan Dung received former President of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Lee Myung-bak in Ha Noi on October 21.
“State budget overspending accounts for 5.3% of GDP, while the pubic, government and foreign debts are lower than the permitted level set by the National Assembly (NA) in its Resolution 10 released in 2011”, affirmed Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.
The socio-economic performance has been showing positive changes in 2014 and the Government has set higher targets for 2015.
The lastest draft of the amended law on special consumption tax has apparently excluded online games from the list of goods and services to be taxed.
Vietnam came second among the three fastest growing smartphone markets in terms of volume turnover in Southeast Asia in the past 12 months, a German market research firm said Tuesday in a press release.
A report by Kaspersky Labs with Interpol found that 60 per cent of the malicious programs targeting Android devices between August 2013 and July 2014 were designed to steal money or banking credentials.
Hanoi - Viet Nam is considering changing the amended Housing Law, which is now under discussion, to make it easier for foreigners and Vietnamese expatriates to buy houses in the country.
Reports that the European Central Bank could expand its bond-buying programme to corporate debt pushed the euro lower against the dollar and other major currencies on Tuesday (Oct 21).
This northern province has committed to luring both domestic and foreign investors by providing favourable conditions for them.
Mu Cang Chai, a district of Yen Bai Province in the nation’s northern upland, has become one of the most popular destinations for travelers and photographers to capture beautiful images of terrace rice fields and daily activities of ethnic minority peoples.
Tac Xinh dance of the San Chay ethnic minority people in Phu Luong district, the northern province of Thai Nguyen has been declared a national intangible cultural heritage.
Nutrition and psychological care are vital for the comprehensive development of children, experts told a seminar in HCM City on Sunday attended by kindergarten teachers.
The Premier League champions, desperately needing a win in Moscow after an opening defeat to Bayern Munich and a draw with AS Roma, let slip a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with CSKA Moscow on Tuesday (Oct 21).
European Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger however said "significant progress" was made after the talks broke up between the Ukrainian and Russian energy ministers, Yuri Prodan and Alexander Novak.
With industrial parks across the nation facing the challenge of meeting emission restrictions, the Vietnamese government is encouraging investors to develop eco-industrial parks for sustainable growth.