InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has acquired 51 per cent stake in Regent Hotels and Resorts for US$39 million, a move that will accelerate its expansion in the luxury hotel segment.
The People’s Court of Diễn Châu District in the central province of Nghệ An yesterday sentenced 35-year-old Hoàng Đức Bình to seven years in prison on the charge of “resisting on-duty officials” and another seven years for “abusing the rights to democracy and freedom to infringe on the interests of the State and rights and interests of organisations and citizens.”
One way to resolve environmental disputes, especially between citizens and polluting businesses as witnessed in recent times, is through litigation.
The Việt Nam Steel Association has predicted a year-on-year increase of 20-22 per cent in steel production this year.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has asked agencies to comment on its special project to control producers thought to be likely of polluting the environment.
Saigon Heat failed to make it to the top three at the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL), after losing their second straight match on Sunday in HCM City.
Saigon Heat came from behind to beat table leader Chong Son Kung Fu of China 96-93 in their ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) match on Saturday in HCM City.
Kyle Julius, head coach of Saigon Heat, is considered one of the most well-known names that Canadian basketball has ever had.
Michael Williams’s outstanding performance helped Saigon Heat beat defending champions Hong Kong Eastern 121-115 in their ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) match on Tuesday.
Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng said yesterday that incidents such as the mass poisoning of fish off the coast of Việt Nam last year should never happen again. “It was a painful lesson,” he said.