A fall in the January's CPI will enable macroeconomic stability, Dinh Van Nha, Vice Chairman of NA Committee on Financial and Budgetary Affairs, tells Thoi Bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times).
Despite a report by health inspectors that a soft drink factory in Binh Duong Province had nothing to answer for over a customer's claim that he found a fly in a recent drink, many readers of Tuoi tre newspaper beg to disagree.
Pham Xuan Duong, deputy head of the Party's Central Economic Committee, tells Thoi Bao Kinh Te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times) why the country spends so much on imports.
Vietnamese businesses should form alliances to boost competitiveness, Nguyen Quoc Thinh, director of the Trademark Centre at the Viet Nam University of Commerce, told Hai Quan (Customs) newspaper.
Policies on jobs, social welfare, labour safety and care for the underprivileged will be a priority this year, Labour Minister Pham Thi Hai Chuyen tells Thoi Bao Kinh Te (Viet Nam Economic Times).
Viet Nam aims to send 90,000 guest workers abroad in 2015, deputy director of the Overseas Labour Management Department Tong Hai Nam told Thoi Bao Kinh Te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times).
Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper spoke with Bui Van Linh, deputy head of the Ministry of Education and Training's student affairs department, about the importance of counselling.
Bribes are sometimes given as gifts during Tet, but they are also a year-round problem, Dang Ngoc Dinh, director of the Center for Community Support Development Studies, told the Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper.
Nguyen Van Tan, vice chief of the Ministry of Health's General Office for Population and Family Planning, spoke with Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times) about solutions to problems created by demographic changes.
Le Thanh Hai, Politburo Member and Secretary of the HCM City Party Committee, spoke to Vietnam News Agency about the city's achievements and its targets for 2015.
Festivals must promote humanitarian values, Le Nhu Tien, Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Commission for Culture, Education, Youth and Children, told Tien Phong newspaper (Vanguard).
Time for a Tet resolution to end violence

As in many other cultures, it is considered inauspicious in Viet Nam to say or do "bad" things during the first days of Tet (Lunar New Year). The belief is that this will set the tone for the rest of the year.

You Asked ( 21-05-2013)

Dear Editor,There is a rule that decrees a foreigner visiting Viet Nam on a tourist visa cannot legally rent a house and must stay in a hotel.

Payout key to Old Quarter resettlement success
Payout key to Old Quarter resettlement success

Adequate compensation and income-generating opportunities are key factors that will determine the success of Ha Noi's plan to resettle thousands of residents from its Old Quarter, experts and residents say.

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Wild peach branches disappear as demand rises Wild peach branches disappear as demand rises

It's hard to find ancient wild peach branches on sale in the northern mountainous province of Son La, due to their overexploitation by the local people.

Flower Road to be opened today Flower Road to be opened today

The Flower Road in HCM City's Ham Nghi Street will be opened to the public at 7pm today. Viet Nam News photographer Van Dat presents different images of the Flower Road, as seen through his lens.

Vietnamese consumer confidence "largely intact": Economist Vietnamese consumer confidence "largely intact": Economist

Vietnamese consumers started 2015 with their confidence broadly unchanged after a tumultuous 2014, ANZ Bank Economist Glenn Maguire said in a recent report.

Viet Nam ranks 10th worldwide in remittances Viet Nam ranks 10th worldwide in remittances

Viet Nam was among the top 10 countries in the world with the largest amount of remittances from abroad last year, with around US$12 billion, according to the Western Union company, which handles money transfers worldwide.

Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings Viet Nam sit at 137th in world football rankings

Viet Nam jumped up four steps in international football rankings, according to FIFA's latest list.