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PM greenlights Long Thanh airport

15:53 10/10/2014

Investors are chomping at the bit over Vietnam's biggest airport project as it prepares to have its investment plan approved for submission to the National Assembly for approval.

Social News 10/10

06:27 10/10/2014

Firm fined for making cosmetics with dubious formulaThe Health Ministry fined the HCM City-based Eternal Beauty Company Ltd (Viet Nam EBC) Viet Nam $US50, 000 on Monday, for violating the ASEAN-Cosmetic Good Manufacturing...


06:27 10/10/2014

WB: Vietnam economy grows beneath potentialThe World Bank (WB) projected Vietnam's economy would expand at a lower-than-expected pace and beneath its potential.

UNICEF commits more childcare support in Vietnam

23:45 09/10/2014

The United Nations' Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) jointly held a seminar in Hanoi on October 9 to discuss child-related issues in the 2016-2020 period.

Japanese group seeks investment opportunity in Vietnam

21:19 08/10/2014

Japanese investors consider Vietnam as their prioritised investment destination which has favourable conditions and prominent attraction at present and in the future.

Political News 8/10

10:14 08/10/2014

FM appreciative of Vietnam-Norway cooperationDeputy Prime Minister cum Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has highlighted the fine Vietnam-Norway friendship and cooperation in politics, diplomacy, and development while urging...

Social News 8/10

06:12 08/10/2014

Ship goes missing with 18 sailors on boardA Vietnamese ship carrying 18 Vietnamese sailors has gone missing after leaving Singapore last Thursday en route to Quang Tri Province, where it was supposed to arrive on Sunday.

Vietnam vows to support Laos' socio-economic development

01:11 08/10/2014

Vietnam always gives the highest priority to fostering its special ties with Laos and is willing to share socio-economic development experience with the neighbour.

UK, Vietnam strengthen partnership dialogue

20:29 07/10/2014

Lord Mayor of London Alderman Fiona Woolf on October 7 said at a dialogue in Hanoi that the UK plans to assist Vietnam in developing infrastructure by implementing the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model.

Scientific evidence improves policy making

09:20 07/10/2014

Vietnam and Laos agreed to share their experience in boosting basic research on social science and improving scientific evidence to serve policy making in a seminar held in Hanoi on October 6.


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