Vietnam named among top 11 of world’s healthiest countries

Vietnam has been listed among the top 11 healthiest countries in the world, according to the Global Wellness Index (GWI) published by investment firm LetterOne. Out of the 151 nations evaluated for the list, Vietnam was ranked in 11th place while Canada took the number one ...

VNA Reporter

Journalism for Sustainable Development Award launched

The Journalism for Sustainable Development Award (JSD Award), launched on Thursday, aims to support the media in joining sustainable development process.Keep reading ...

VNS Reporter

High housing prices: unaffordable for Y generation

The Y-generation, or those aged 20-30, are important clients as they account for 35 percent of the country’s total population. However, only a modest proportion of the clients own housing.Keep reading ...

Thanh Lich

Matrix of sub-licenses and creative economy

30-50% of the unreasonable business conditions must be removed by the ministries themselves. The government has finalized this, formally raising flags, starting the finals of a 20-year war with the small license matrix.     Keep reading ...

The highest pension is over 100 million VND per month

The highest pension in Vietnam belongs to a man in HCMC who retires from 2015. () This person has been in social insurance for 23 years and 3 months and in the years before his retirement , he paid insurance of VND 18 million per ...

Doan Loan

Vietnam expects $30 billion FDI by year-end

In the ten months of this year so far, Vietnam reported record high foreign investment inflows, with $28 billion coming in, primarily from APEC economies. The figure is expected to increase to $30 billion by the end of the year. Keep reading ...

Vietnam Investment Review

City develops use of robots to treat diseases

Centres specialising in using robots to treat diseases and cancers are being developed in HCM City in order to treat people throughout the country and foreign tourists, according to HCM City Department of Health. Keep reading  ...

APEC - Important driving force for Vietnam's reform process

Since Vietnam joined APEC in 1998, the forum has become an important driving force for Vietnam’s economic integration in the global scale with its accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO).Keep reading  ...

Nations seek sustainable measures to use Mekong water resource effectively

“Protecting water resources and ecosystems for sustainable development in the Mekong Region” is the theme and call for effective measures by scientists at the international workshop on October 27, hosted by the Greater Mekong Forum on Water, Food and Energy (GMF) in Myanmar.Keep reading   ...

Thai An

Gov’t set socioeconomic goals for 2018

The Vietnamese Government sets growth goal of 6.5 – 6.7% for 2018 amid encouraging socio-economic signals in 2017, according to a report presented by PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the opening ceremony of the Legislature’s ongoing 4th session.     Keep reading  ...


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