Milk prices stable after price limit takes effect

Milk prices have stabilised after the Finance Ministry applied a ceiling price in June on milk products consumed by children under six in the domestic market.

Milk prices stable after price limit takes effect

Milk prices stable after price limit takes effect

Milk prices have stabilised after the Finance Ministry applied a ceiling price in June on milk products consumed by children under six in the domestic market.

Natural disasters out of control

Better forecasts and better emergency action was needed to mitigate the effects of climate change, said Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.

Natural disasters out of control

Natural disasters out of control

Better forecasts and better emergency action was needed to mitigate the effects of climate change, said Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai.

Viet Nam to measure public satisfaction

The Ministry of Home Affairs has developed the Satisfaction Index of Public Administration Services to measure satisfaction with public services, said deputy minister Nguyen Tien Dinh yesterday.

Viet Nam to measure public satisfaction

Viet Nam to measure public satisfaction

The Ministry of Home Affairs has developed the Satisfaction Index of Public Administration Services to measure satisfaction with public services, said deputy minister Nguyen Tien Dinh yesterday.

Statues cast in tribute to hero for Liberation Day

Sixty statues of the legendary Saint Giong are being made to display at the 60th anniversary of Ha Noi Liberation Day on October 10.

Statues cast in tribute to hero for Liberation Day

Statues cast in tribute to hero for Liberation Day

Sixty statues of the legendary Saint Giong are being made to display at the 60th anniversary of Ha Noi Liberation Day on October 10.

President leads tribute to war hero who stood up to colonialism

President leads tribute to war hero who stood up to colonialism

President Truong Tan Sang yesterday attended a ceremony marking the 150th anniversary of the death of Truong Dinh, a national hero in the war against the French, in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang.
Foot tunnels ignored as rubbish starts to build up

Foot tunnels ignored as rubbish starts to build up

Ha Noi has spent large sums of money on building pedestrian tunnels under busy roads, but many of them are now abandoned or misused, Ministry of Transport inspectors have said.
Expo highlights security equipment

Expo highlights security equipment

The latest equipment and technologies used in the security and fire safety industries are on display at an exhibition that opened in HCM City yesterday.
German DJ brings beats to HCM City

German DJ brings beats to HCM City

The Goethe Institute and Heart Beat Saigon will present a performance by German music producer and DJ Schleep Geist at the Cargo Bar on September 5.
VN will beat Thailand in football championship: Graechen

VN will beat Thailand in football championship: Graechen

Midfield player Dong Trieu will not play in the Vietnamese U19 team's match with Thailand in the Southeast Asian U22 Football Championship in Brunei today.
Prospectors move in on illegal gold mining operation

Prospectors move in on illegal gold mining operation

Rumours that a 16 kilogramme nugget of gold had been found at a disused mine sparked a gold rush in Hoa Vang district in the central city.

Your Say

Would you start eating insects for their nutritional and environmental benefits? 2   

Entomophagy – or the consumption of insects– would be one of the words to describe the eating habits of Vietnamese people.

Op-ed

Viet Nam needs to address ongoing ‘brain drain' 1   

I was full of joy and hope when 18-year-old Nguyen Trong Nhan from the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang won a contest seeking the best and brightest high-school students.

Travel

Ninh Thuan vineyard offers rustic summertime escape for travellers

It felt like the burning sun in the central province of Ninh Thuan had been turned off as I walked under the green leaves in Nguyen Van Moi's vineyard in Ninh Phuoc District, 7km from Phan Rang City.

Expat Corner

Bridge-building volunteer forges links with community

An elderly Danish citizen has demon-strated that building bridges can not only connect localities, but also communities around the world.
US committed to ties to ‘strong' VN US committed to ties to ‘strong' VN

The US is committed to becoming a partner of a "strong, independent, and prosperous" Viet Nam, General Martin E. Dempsey, visiting chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the media in HCM City on Saturday.