Lotus Residences add to hot resort property market
Syrena Viet Nam, a subsidiary of BIM Group, will begin selling its second group of units on August 9 at Van Lien (Lotus Residences), a luxury resort townhouse project in Halong Marina Urban Area.
Insurer eager for  ASEAN common market
First, I am sure that Viet Nam is a market with huge potential since the insurance industry is in the first stage of development here.
City sees sound economic data for past year
HCM City's exports, retail sales, and revenue from services were all higher in July compared to a year ago and prices were well under control, the city People's Committee heard at a meeting yesterday.
Road leading to new bridge falls apart
A new road leading to Co Chien bridge connecting the two Mekong Delta provinces of Ben Tre and Tra Vinh has been seriously downgraded just two months after it was opened to traffic.The road was part two of the Co Chien bridge construction project. Part one, the bridge itself, was finished and opened to traffic in May.
FDI down 8 per cent this year to $8.8 billion
Viet Nam has attracted US$8.8 billion in foreign direct investment in the year-to-date, an 8 per cent fall year-on-year, the Ministry of Planning and Investment's Foreign Investment Agency reported.
VN strives to improve its trade statistics for ASEAN
Viet Nam will strive to become one of the top five nations in international trade statistics of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) by 2017.
Government to relinquish hold on electricity, petrol
The Government will not hold monopolies in electricity and petrol, excluding power transmissions, distribution services, hydroelectric and nuclear power.
VN's trade deficit reaches $3.4b in first seven months
Viet Nam's trade deficit was estimated to have reached US$3.37 billion in the first seven months of this year, $300 million more than $3.07 billion in the first half of this year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported yesterday in Ha Noi.
Japanese group invests in HCM City
Japan's Creed Group, a real estate firm specialising in principal investment and property development, has signed a comprehensive investment co-operation contract with An Gia Real Estate Investment and Development JSC.
Ha Noi to host forum for investors
The Viet Nam Global Investment Forum will be held in Ha Noi on September 9, according to Euromoney.
Exhibitors at MTA Viet Nam 2015 register strong sales
Many of the 346 exhibitors from 20 countries and regions at the MTA Viet Nam 2015 exhibition held in mid-July saw expression of a strong interest in their equipment and technology solutions as well as sales, according to the organisers.
Investors turn away as gold loses its sheen
Investors turn away as gold loses its sheen

Do not tough gold" is advice that many experts are giving Vietnamese investors amid a relentless fall in the prices of the metal both here and globally.

Samsung seeks more Vietnamese suppliers
Samsung seeks more Vietnamese suppliers

Only 10 per cent out of 41 Vietnamese suppliers has directly participated in the production chain of Samsung Electronics Viet Nam (SEV).

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Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water 1    Ha Noi hospital-goers beat heat with free water

By the time Nguyen Thi Thung, grey-haired and sporting traditional ba ba brown clothes, stops her motorbike near the gates of Ha Noi Cancer Hospital, patients, relatives and street vendors holding empty bottles are already queued up.

Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane Vietnam Airlines launches new-generation Airbus plane

The national flagship carrier Vietnam Airlines held a ceremony on July 2 to receive its first Airbus 350-900 aircraft and announce its upgrade service quality programme and new brand identifying system, marking a major step in bringing the airline into the international arena.

Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien 1    Prime Minister awards merit certificate to swimmer Vien

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien received a Labour Order third class, and a merit certificate from Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Monday.

Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam Wounds begin to heal between US, Viet Nam

Pham Ba Lu swore thousands of times that he "would not live under the same sky as the United States".