Leaders of the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) issued a Joint Declaration of their 5th Summit in Bangkok, Thailand on December 20, committing to the inclusive and sustainable development of the subregion, especially the effective management and use of Mekong River water resources.
Deputy PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed that Viet Nam is strengthening the market economy, modernizing infrastructure, developing high quality human resources, boosting industrialization and modernization and proactively implementing international integration, which will surely open up numerous investment and business opportunities for foreign investors.
The VNR500 List for this year that ranks the 500 largest firms in terms of revenue growth was published last week by Vietnam Report and VietnamNet.
The import department under the Turkish Ministry of Economy has launched an antidumping probe into steel imports from Vietnam and Malaysia, the Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) announced Friday.
Foreign investors who apply online for permission to invest in Vietnam will be able to receive investment certificates online as of 2015.
Scientists in Japan have developed micro-fine adhesive sensors that can be applied to the body like a compress.
CapitaLand’s wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited, has secured a contract to manage the 222-unit Ascott Waterfront Saigon from Canh Hung Hai Thanh Corporation, an affiliate company under the management of M.I.K Corporation.
Wall Street in 2014 enjoyed its best year for initial public offerings since 2000, thanks to the record-setting flotation of Chinese Internet giant Alibaba and a barrage of biotech deals.
HCM City Department of Science and Technology introduced on December 18 its own taxi booking and management application, called LiveTaxi, which can be downloaded on mobile devices.
Vietnam is one of the world’s best countries to visit next year, according to a U.S. travel site.
A Korean-Vietnamese 8-year-old girl and her mentor, an American singer/ teacher, won the first controversial local season of the “Your Face Sounds Familiar Kids” reality show past midnight on Saturday.
Over 100 snakes of different kinds crawled along a national highway in southern Dong Nai Province, throwing locals into panic on Saturday afternoon.
A bloodied and bandaged Martin Skrtel headed home a last-gasp 97th-minute equaliser to earn Liverpool a 2-2 draw against Arsenal in the Premier League at Anfield on Sunday.
The man had targeted groups of passersby at five different locations in the city on Sunday evening in a rampage that lasted around half an hour, a police source said.
The international business community has continued to urge the government to raise feed-in tariffs for renewable energy.