Individuals or organisations who are found to cause damage to trees will be fined up to VNĐ30 million (US$1,300) from January 15, says a new Government decree.
One of the reasons tourists return to Cù Lao Chàm (Chàm Islands), a group of eight small islands off Hội An City, is its tour guides.
Bidding must open soon for investors to carry out the 11 projects needed to complete the North-South Express, deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng has said.
Lendbiz Joint Stock Company, which uses a peer-to-peer (P2P) lending model, was recently set up in Hà Nội.
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has chaired a meeting with the Việt Nam-Laos Co-operation Committee, relevant ministries and sectors to discuss the implementation of the co-operation agreement with Laos last year and plans for 2018.
Information and Communications Minister Trương Minh Tuấn acknowledged on Thursday that social network site Facebook has co-operated with the Government of Việt Nam in dealing with defamation of the nation.
The capital city of Hà Nội is planning to develop housing area covering 11 million sq.m in 2018, according to the municipal Department of Construction.
A project in Hưng Yên Province to clean-up a village polluted by lead from recycled batteries and reduce the dangerous levels of lead in residents' blood has been shown to be sustainable.
The National Assembly’s Standing Committee (NASC) yesterday rejected a draft resolution on administrative penalties for violations in State auditing, saying it lacked jurisdiction over the issue.
Railway authorities said they would need at least VNĐ1.7 trillion (US$74.97 million) in 2017-2020 to address long-standing rail accident hotspots at illegal level crossings.