Aviation sector needs HR rethink
The domestic aviation sector needs to totally rethink its human resources policy, which currently has failed to keep up with the sector's growth, industry insiders said.
Mekong Delta shrimp exports to rise
The Cuu Long (Mekong) River Delta provinces expect US$1.3 billion from exports of shrimp in the second half of 2014, bringing earnings to $2.6 billion for this year.
Gov't announces new regulations on forex transactions
All transactions and cash payments for exports and imports of goods and services must be conducted by bank transfers through authorised credit institutions.
Competition in beverage market to heat up
There will be stiff competition between domestic and foreign beverage firms as Viet Nam integrates further into the world beverage market, with tremendous potential for development, said experts.
Bitexco offers to run major bays
Bitexco Group has proposed a plan to the Quang Ninh People's Committee to manage tourism activities in the Ha Long Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay for 50 years.
Viet Nam, Singapore trade increases 24% in H1
Two-way trade between Viet Nam and Singapore rose 23.9 per cent to nearly US$8.1 billion in the first half of this year, according to the Singapore Department of Statistics.
Dalat Hasfarm opens first distribution hub in Da Nang
The country's leading fresh flower producer and supplier, Dalat Hasfarm, opened its first distribution centre in Da Nang City today to meet increased demand from flower wholesalers and flower shops.
Starbucks opens first of 3 stores in Ha Noi
Starbucks Corporation, said to be the world's largest coffeehouse company, opened the first of three coffee shops in the capital city yesterday. It is located on Hang Bai Street.
City drops off despite early gains
Stocks failed to sustain gains on the HCM City Stock Exchange yesterday afternoon despite opening high with the benchmark VN-Index down 0.08 per cent to close at 597.50 points.
Beer plant left unfinished
A beer plant under construction in the centre of Ha Tinh City has become a pasture for local residents to graze oxen.
Vietnamese businesses urged to boost exports to S Korea
Vietnamese enterprises should make greater efforts to accelerate trade promotion, improve production capacities and sharpen their competitive skills to further tap into the lucrative South Korean market.
Good jobs hard to find for returning workers
Good jobs hard to find for returning workers

Thousands of workers struggle to find a suitable job after returning home to Viet Nam despite having good skills and experience of working abroad for years.

Petrol price hike follows global market
Petrol price hike follows global market

 The adjustment in the selling price of petroleum has stirred a controversy, especially in its transparency though it has become more flexible.

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Chinese drilling rig pulled out of Vietnam's waters Chinese drilling rig pulled out of Vietnam's waters

At 6:30pm on July 16, China's oil rig Haiyang Shiyou – 981 was 41 nautical miles from its previous position and out of Viet Nam's exclusive economic zone and continental shelf, about 163 nautical miles southwest of China's Hainan island, reported the Viet Nam Coast Guard High Command.  

School closed for torturing autistic students School closed for torturing autistic students

City authorities have shut down an illegal school for autistic children after it was found to be torturing its students.

Teachers question city's proposal to use e-books 1    Teachers question city's proposal to use e-books

E-books would replace printed textbooks in the first to third grades in HCM City for the upcoming schools year under a new proposal, the vice chairman of the city People's Committee Hua Ngoc Thuan has said.

Beer plant left unfinished Beer plant left unfinished

A beer plant under construction in the centre of Ha Tinh City has become a pasture for local residents to graze oxen.

Noi Bai unveils first sleeping pods Noi Bai unveils first sleeping pods

Vietnam Airlines Tourism Company (VATC ) has installed the first ever sleeping pods in Noi Bai International Airport to serve the passengers.