The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has proposed major incentives including prolonged income tax exemptions for businesses and individuals working in special economic zones in three provinces.
Việt Nam has been striving to reduce the number of HIV infections and prevent outbreaks in high-risk communities despite a decline in funding from the international community, health officials said.
The Ministry of Construction (MoC) and the South Korea International Co-operation Agency (KOICA) held a workshop in Hà Nội on Thursday to review implementation of the Green City Planning Decision Support System (GDSS) in Việt Nam.
The northern Quảng Ninh Province plans to turn Vân Đồn special administrative-economic zone into a smart, green island urban area, Nguyễn Văn Đọc, secretary of the provincial Party Committee, said.
Nguyễn Minh Việt won the second stage of the Mekong Delta Cycling Tournament, the Hạt Ngọc Trời Rice Cup, on Monday.
Phạm Thị Hường (not her real name) from the Mekong Delta Province of Kiên Giang decided to take her four-year-old son to a hospital in HCM City after she noticed him blinking all the time, displaying facial twitching and experiencing occasional nausea.
The abolition of people’s councils, permitting casinos to be set up and allowing foreign investors to lease land for 99 years are among the main provisions of a proposed new law to govern the three special administrative-economic zones in Việt Nam.
With demand for sand for construction rising even as prices are skyrocketing, Deputy Prime Minister Trương Đình Dũng has recommended the use of other materials in construction in place of natural sand.
The newly released book Thuyền Không Bến Đỗ (A Ship without a Destination) features Vietnamese-American musician Lam Phuong’s 110 works, mostly romantic songs written in the 1960s and 70s.
The partnership between global hospitality operator InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Vietnamese property developer BIM Group in developing InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Residences has brought outstanding investment value to the coastal condotel project on Phú Quốc Island, off the coast of Kiên Giang Province.