Restrictions on motorbikes have to happen in tandem with public
transportation improvements, Khuat Viet Hung, Vice Chairman of the
National Traffic Safety Committee, tells Tin Tuc (News).
Phung Quoc Hien, chairman of the National Committee for Financial and
Budgetary Affairs, told Hai quan (Customs) newspaper that Viet Nam's
spending structure was ‘irrational'.
Despite some setbacks, work has been proceeding apace on National Road
14, Phan Quang Hien, Deputy Director of the Transport Engineering
Construction and Quality Management Bureau, tells the Vietnam News
Dealing with overloaded trucks requires balancing the interests of many,
General Secretary of Viet Nam Logistics Business Association Tran Huy
Hien told Thoi Bao Kinh Te Viet Nam (Vietnam Economic Times)
IT technicians are working to control the deluge of spam text messages
in Viet Nam, Le Nam Thang, Deputy Minister of Communication and
Information, told Tin Tuc (News) newspaper
Last week, Viet Nam News asked its readers for whether they believe the phrase
bo ao khong lam nen thay tu, or "Clothes do not make the man," is true
in Viet Nam and in their countries, given that many Vietnamese people
rushed to buy the latest iPhone, even though some of them don't know how
to use it. We also asked if such people suffer from commodity
fetishism, which, it is argued, comes from a lack of confidence.
Government financial support would help more people buy
their own homes, Deputy Minister of Construction Nguyen Tran Nam told the
newspaper Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times)
There are few takes for resettlement housing despite high demand, Vu Thi
Vinh, secretary general of the Viet Nam Urban Planning and Development
Association, tells Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam.
The Viet Nam Railway Corporation's general director, Vu Ta Tung, speaks with the Tuoi tre (Youth) Newspaper about using e-tickets to deal with the holiday rush for Tet (Lunar NewYear festival).
Delayed social insurance payments are a burden on the Viet Nam Social
Insurance Fund, Hoang Van Dung, vice chairman of the Viet Nam Chamber of
Commerce, told Thoi bao Ngan hang (Banking Times).