Software companies eye business demand
The market for business management software is promising for IT companies thanks to increasing demand for more effective management among local companies.
Sugar industry needs overhaul
Revamping the process from plantation to production to consumption were critical for the sugar industry to overcome the prices that had fallen in three consecutive seasons.
Broken internet cable to be fixed this month
The broken Asia-America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable will be completely repaired by July 30, restoring full Internet connectivity between Viet Nam and other countries.
The insurance market grew 12.6 per cent in the first half of this year compared to the same period last year despite the slow economic recovery, decreased interest rates and low credit growth.
The tax authorities will audit enterprises which have allegedly made suspicious transactions, according to a list provided by the State Bank of Viet Nam's Anti-Money Laundering Information Centre.
Education for Nature-Vietnam (EVN) has launched a new smartphone application called "EVN-Report Wildlife Crime", which will easily help people to report violations of wildlife laws.
Vietnamese individuals and organisations, inside and outside the country, have been invited to take part in a contest on developing applications for mobile devices.
City stocks slide as blue chips fall
Stocks lost ground in the last minutes on the HCM Stock Exchange, with the VN-Index giving up nearly 2 points, or 0.32 per cent, to close yesterday at 600.14 points.
A decision explaining Decree15/ND-CP, which orders the selling of the State's stakes in non-core businesses at below face value, is expected to be issued this month.
Viet Nam Vegetable Oils Industry Corporation (Vocarimex) raised more than VND500 billion (US$23.6 million) from its initial public offering yesterday with 37.9 million shares sold.
Financing and Promoting Technology Corporation (FPT) has reported its business results for the first six months of the year.
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.