Vietnam makes slow progress in listing its banks

Nhiều ngân hàng ở Việt Nam vẫn chậm niêm yết cổ phiếu lên sàn mặc dù chính phủ đặt mục tiêu sẽ có 10 ngân hàng niêm yết cổ phiếu từ năm 2013 đến 2016. Đọc tiếp  ...

Nikkei Reporter

PM agrees to VND90,000 salary rise from July 2018

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has agreed to increase the monthly basic salary for civil servants from VNĐ1.3 million (US$57.2) to VNĐ1.39 million ($61.16), or a one per cent increase, starting from July 2018. Keep reading ...


Vietnam's protected forests decreased 1.7 mln hectares within 10 years

“Protected forests in Vietnam are declining in terms of both size and quality. From 2004 to 2014, the area of protected forests has decreased by 1.7 million hectares, equivalent to an average decline of 23% per year.”Keep reading  ...

Hung Vo

Contaminated groundwater poses cancer threat for tens of thousands in Saigon

Residents in Ho Chi Minh City who continue to consume groundwater face severe health problems, a new study has found. The study by the city’s Preventive Health Department, based on surveys conducted last July, found that 62 percent of groundwater samples in the city were ...

VnExpress Reporter

Fifth national population and housing census scheduled for April 2019

The Prime Minister has issued Directive 44/CT-TTg on the organisation of the fifth national population and housing census in April, 2019. The census, to be launched at 0:00 hour on April 1, 2019, is conducted to assess the implementation of socio-economic development policies and plans in ...

VNA Reporter

Child protection hotline launched

A national hotline for child protection at 111 was launched yesterday morning in Hà Nội by National Committee for Children under Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA).Keep reading ...


Vietnam to have more smart cities: Experts

Building smart cities is the main and priority orientation in the Vietnamese Government’s development strategy.Keep reading ...

VietnamNet Reporter

Wind energy could grow 7% a year: experts

 Viet Nam can achieve an average annual growth of 7 per cent in the wind energy sector over two decades (2016-2035), experts say. Keep reading ...

VietnamNet Reporter

Stronger Asia-Europe links needed in key areas: officials

Asia and Europe need to forge stronger ties in key areas like education and sustainable development to improve connectivity and foster inclusive growth, senior officials said on December 1.[]The two-day, 37th BoG meeting also agreed on two projects proposed by Vietnam: one on Asia-Europe Lifelong ...

VietnamNet Reporter

Investors pour millions of dollars into Vietnamese e-commerce

The Vietnamese e-commerce segment has become more vibrant due to increasing investments in  the past few years. The rate of internet and smartphone usage is increasing, especially in big cities. Vietnam will become one of the hottest e-commerce markets over the world.Keep reading ...

Nguyen Huong

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