Party leader to boost Russia, ASEAN ties
Viet Nam will continue its efforts to promote Russia's co-operation with ASEAN, Nguyen Phu Trong, general secretary of the Viet Nam Communist Party, said in an interview with the TASS Russia News Agency. Trong will pay official visits to Russia and Belarus from Novermber 23-28.
The revised Law on Viet Nam Civil Aviation passed by the National Assembly yesterday adds a number of aviation and essential non-aviation services subject to price control by the State, aiming to ensure the interests of both consumers and enterprises.
It was unity, consistent efforts to build trust and consensus of responsibilities that made the ASEAN community a success, said Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh yesterday.
Viet Nam calls for more investment
Viet Nam's dynamic economy needs foreign companies, including Germans, to utilise a growing opportunity to invest in infrastructure, renewable energy, transportation, seaport development and other areas, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said yesterday.
Hungarian President Ader Janos and his wife will pay a State visit to Viet Nam from November 26 – 30.
ASEAN and South Korea need to co-operate more to sustain peace and security in Northeast Asia and Southeast Asia over the next 25 years, a Vietnamese foreign affairs official said yesterday at a seminar in Ha Noi.
ASEAN, South Korea to promote strategic partnership
ASEAN and South Korea need to further support and co-operate with each other to maintain peace, stability and security in Northeast Asia and Southeast Asia, said an official.
VN criticises US duty on tra fish
The imposition of anti-dumping duties on frozen pangasius fillets imported from Viet Nam by the United States is unfair, Foreign Ministry spokesman Le Hai Binh said yesterday.
PM to attend summit with leaders of Laos, Cambodia
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will attend the eighth summit of the Cambodia-Laos-Viet Nam (CLV) Development Triangle in Vientiane, Laos, on November 24-25 at the invitation of his Lao counterpart Thongsing Thammavong.
National Assembly backs co-operation with Iran
Viet Nam's National Assembly supported multi-faceted co-operation with Iran, NA Vice Chairman Huynh Ngoc Son said yesterday.
NA session comes to a close with measures to cut back public debt
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung laid out a series of measures to deal with public debt and bad banking loans by 2020 in his address to lawmakers yesterday.
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Facebook is preparing Facebook at Work - a website that allows users to chat with colleagues, network with other professionals and collaborate on documents. It is Facebook's attempt at competing with other professional social-media sites such as LinkedIn, according to a Financial Times article published on November 16.

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Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist Singaporeans unite to help scammed Vietnamese tourist

The assistance that Singaporeans gave a Vietnamese tourist who was scammed when he bought an iPhone 6 in Singapore has earned much attention and applause from Vietnamese newspapers and netizens.

Old apartments remain in state of disrepair Old apartments remain in state of disrepair

There are more than 1,500 old apartment buildings at risk of collapse across Viet Nam, but in the last decade, only five per cent were rebuilt.

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Authorities in central Quang Binh Province have given the go ahead for a highly controversial cable car system connecting various sites in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park to the world's biggest cave, Son Doong.

Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films Edward Scissorhands among free outdoor films

Saigon Outcast will hold two free Thursday outdoor film screenings this month.

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A 10 per cent tax on the online gaming industry recently proposed by the Ministry of Finance aims to address the connection between the increase in gaming addiction and game-related crimes among youngsters by charging them more to fuel their addiction.