Malaysia says VN is dumping steel
The Ministry of Industry and Trade is checking stories in Malaysia about the dumping of cold rolled stainless steel from nine countries and territories, including Viet Nam.
Bourses rise as money keeps flowing
Both bourses extended their upward tick yesterday due to the continuance of strong money flows into the markets. This marks the sixth consecutive session to show improvement, a positive trend after a period of weak performance.
Petrolimex to sell large stake to JX Nippon Oil & Energy
The Viet Nam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) is accelerating negotiations with its strategic Japanese investor, JX Nippon Oil and Energy, to sell 15-25 per cent of its stakes through a share issue to raise charter capital.
The disbursement of foreign direct investment (FDI) reached US$4.95 billion in the first five months of this year, a year-on-year rise of 7.6 per cent.
Agriculture exports earn less
Viet Nam exported agricultural, forest and fisheries products worth US$11.4 billion in the first five months of this year, the agriculture and rural development ministry's latest report said.
SBV suspends GP Bank leaders
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) announced yesterday that it recently suspended the rights and obligations of the representatives of Global Petroleum Joint Stock Commercial Bank (GP Bank).
Corporate governance and management in commercial banks are two core factors that can determine their success or failure.
Enterprises are required to conform to certain conditions regarding waste import and the materials allowed to be imported, in order to obtain permission to import plastic waste as production material.
The Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam (BIDV) and its member the Bank for Investment and Development of Cambodia (BIDC) were honored at a ceremony on Monday in Phnom Penh for their outstanding contributions to the socio-economic development of Cambodia.
Officials from the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai held a working session with a delegation from Hong He County in China's Yunnan Province on Monday to discuss preparations for a bilateral cross-border economic co-operation zone.
Representatives from 12 Viet Nam businesses involved in hospitality, technology, trade, wood, rubber and IT, among others, attended a business forum held in Havana on Monday to seek investment opportunities in Cuba.
Inward remittances continue to rise in HCM City
Inward remittances continue to rise in HCM City

Overseas Vietnamese have sent home remittances of US$1.4 billion through HCM City-based banks in the first four months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 19.6 per cent.

VN-South Korea FTA: A chance to develop firms
VN-South Korea FTA: A chance to develop firms

The Viet Nam - South Korea Free Trade Agreement (FTA) signed on May 5 is expected to bring positive effects to many of the countries' economic fields.

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Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier Commando recalls sinking of US aircraft carrier

Seventy-nine-year-old former Vietnamese commando Lam Son Nao still feels uncomfortable whenever he thinks about the moment he tried to recover 84 kilos of explosives that had been left near the USNS Core aircraft carrier.

When festivals lose sight of the people 1    When festivals lose sight of the people

Last year I visited George Town in Penang, Malaysia. I was excited to find a lot of similarities between it and my hometown, Hue.

Cultural events lead to fireworks competition 1    Cultural events lead to fireworks competition

An International cuisine event will be held in the central city as a lead up to this weekend's scheduled seventh Da Nang International Fireworks Competition, a contest between teams representing five countries.

Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS 1    Da Nang to monitor trees with GIS

Da Nang plans to use the geographic information system (GIS) in the city's public tree management work, the municipal People's Committee spokesman Vo Van Thuong said.

Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys Man detained for trafficking 15 monkeys

The Nghe An Province's environmental crimes division said this morning that it has detained a man for allegedly trafficking monkeys following a tip-off.