World Bank finance project benefits rural regions of Viet Nam

Viet Nam is the most successful country to deploy the rural finance project and is seen as a development model by financial institutions and donors.

World Bank finance project benefits rural regions of Viet Nam

World Bank finance project benefits rural regions of Viet Nam

Viet Nam is the most successful country to deploy the rural finance project and is seen as a development model by financial institutions and donors.

President: island needs to address infrastructure issues

President Truong Tan Sang has told authorities on the offshore district of Bach Long Vi Island to solve the shortage of electricity and fresh water.

President: island needs to address infrastructure issues

President: island needs to address infrastructure issues

President Truong Tan Sang has told authorities on the offshore district of Bach Long Vi Island to solve the shortage of electricity and fresh water.

Support industry needs policy support

Better policies were needed to improve the capacity of support-industry companies, particularly electronics firms, said deputy minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung.

Support industry needs policy support

Support industry needs policy support

Better policies were needed to improve the capacity of support-industry companies, particularly electronics firms, said deputy minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung.

Typhoon hits hard in mountainous provinces

Landslides caused by Typhoon Rammasun killed seven people from Nang Don Commune yesterday, including a 10-day-old child.

Typhoon hits hard in mountainous provinces

Typhoon hits hard in mountainous provinces

Landslides caused by Typhoon Rammasun killed seven people from Nang Don Commune yesterday, including a 10-day-old child.

Sri Lanka, Viet Nam step up security co-operation

Sri Lanka, Viet Nam step up security co-operation

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Sri Lanka to work closely with Viet Nam to fight crimes, especially those involving e-commerce and credit, as per their signed agreements.
Typhoon leaves trail of destruction in northern provinces

Typhoon leaves trail of destruction in northern provinces

Typhoon Rammasun has led to the flooding of many northern provinces of Viet Nam, and the deaths of at least 11 people, while several are missing. Viet Nam News shows the aftermath of the typhoon through some photos:
Gov't greenlights auto industry plan

Gov't greenlights auto industry plan

The Government has approved a new development strategy for the auto industry to enable it to meet domestic demand and join world production.
Exhibition showcases the life of navy personnel, fishermen

Exhibition showcases the life of navy personnel, fishermen

An exhibition of art works in different genres, depicting Vietnamese navy personnel and their life on the sea and islands, was inaugurated this morning in Ha Noi.
Football players face prosecution

Football players face prosecution

Six players of the V-League's Dong Nai FC will soon be prosecuted for match-fixing, major-general Ho Sy Tien, head of the Police Department for Investigation of Social Order-related Crimes, confirmed yesterday.
Renewable energy need of the hour

Renewable energy need of the hour

Viet Nam's ever increasing demand is driving the development of renewable energy to help ensure the nation's energy security, while protecting the environment.

Your Say

How did you find your current rental house in Viet Nam?

In Viet Nam, tenants often have no choice but to deal directly with landlords who choose to avoid using agents. As a result, many problems can develop between the two sides.

Op-ed

Airport customers get short end of the noodle 2   

The price of instant noodles sold at airports caught the attention of the National Assembly Standing Committee last Tuesday.

Travel

Sculpted path narrates Da Lat history in red basaltic soil

A kilometre long path snaking through a red basaltic soil hill with sculptures carved out of its sides is set to become a popular tourist attraction in the Central Highlands City of Da Lat.

Expat Corner

Frenchman tells East Sea story

Andre Menras could not have asked for more than the backhanded compliment he received after his documentary, Hoang Sa- Viet Nam: A Painful Loss, was screened in Ha Noi recently.
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.