Party General Secretary begins RoK visit to enhance relations

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong arrived in Seoul yesterday afternoon, beginning a four-day state visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) at the invitation of President Park Geun-hye.

Party General Secretary begins RoK visit to enhance relations

Party General Secretary begins RoK visit to enhance relations

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong arrived in Seoul yesterday afternoon, beginning a four-day state visit to the Republic of Korea (RoK) at the invitation of President Park Geun-hye.

Restructuring report fails to deliver

National Assembly delegates yesterday said a report on the restructuring of public investment in State-owned enterprises and the banking system had not supplied detailed results.

Restructuring report fails to deliver

Restructuring report fails to deliver

National Assembly delegates yesterday said a report on the restructuring of public investment in State-owned enterprises and the banking system had not supplied detailed results.

PM orders stop to tobacco smuggling

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung issued a directive on Tuesday ordering ministries and relevant agencies throughout the country to curb tobacco smuggling.

PM orders stop to tobacco smuggling

PM orders stop to tobacco smuggling

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung issued a directive on Tuesday ordering ministries and relevant agencies throughout the country to curb tobacco smuggling.

Mekong Delta relocates flood-prone households

Can Tho City and seven provinces in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta have been speeding up construction of flood-proof residential clusters and moving people from flood-prone areas into them.

Mekong Delta relocates flood-prone households

Mekong Delta relocates flood-prone households

Can Tho City and seven provinces in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta have been speeding up construction of flood-proof residential clusters and moving people from flood-prone areas into them.

Traffic authorities fail to slow down capital's congestion woes

Traffic authorities fail to slow down capital's congestion woes

Unco-ordinated and wrongly placed traffic lights have actually become a hindrance instead of an aid to the flow of traffic in Ha Noi.
Binh Dinh approves refinery plan

Binh Dinh approves refinery plan

The feasibility study of the Victory petrochemical and oil refinery project has been approved, a top official of the coastal province of Binh Dinh's People's Committee announced yesterday.
Ngan wins silver in Asian Games

Ngan wins silver in Asian Games

Nguyen Hoang Ngan won a silver medal in the women's kata (performance) event at the ongoing Asian Games (ASIAD) in Incheon, South Korea, this morning.
France helps VN cope with climate change

France helps VN cope with climate change

France signed a loan agreement worth EUR20 million (US$25.3 million) yesterday with Viet Nam to help the Government cope with climate change.

Your Say

Do you shop at Vietnamese meat stalls and markets? 2   

Health authorities in Ha Noi are faced with the problem of trying to prevent modern, hygienic abattoirs worth millions of dollars from closing down.

Op-ed

Public trust dented by cracks in new highways

Head of the Government Office Nguyen Van Nen told a press conference on Wednesday that the public should not jump to the conclusion that an irresponsible error led to a crack appearing across the then three-day old Noi Bai-Lao Cai expressway. Reports also told of other sites where the brand-new road subsided "due to heavy rain".

Travel

Con Co Island looks to reap tourism gains from pristine looks, heroic past

At night, it looks like a floating city on a sea filled with light.

Expat Corner

Germany marks anniversary

Last year was an eventful year for both our countries. Germany won the football world championship after 24 years, and I would like to thank all Vietnamese who supported the German team!