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Vietnam, Japan should work together for regional peace

00:29 11/10/2014

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has suggested to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that Vietnam and Japan should coordinated closely to help maintain peace, stability and development in the region in the context of rapid...

Hanoi pilots smart bus cards

21:18 10/10/2014

The use of smart bus cards was piloted on Giap Bat-Cau Gie route in Hanoi starting on October 6 in an effort to encourage local people to use public transport and ease traffic congestion in the capital city.

NA wants more efficient climate change fight

11:24 10/10/2014

There is considerable overlap in the nation's climate change and green growth policies, and the country needs to better prioritise funding in implementing them, the National Assembly Standing Committee said on Wednesday, Oct 8.

CAAV proposes two more 'golden' air routes

14:10 08/10/2014

The Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam (CAAV) has designed two one-way routes between Hanoi and HCM City to shorten the flying time.

HN-HCM City straight air route to be decided this month

09:43 08/10/2014

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) this month will decide whether a straight air route linking Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City over the Lao and Cambodian airspaces will be operated or not, Deputy Minister Nguyen Hong Truong has said.

Floods threaten HCM City underground structures

15:51 05/10/2014

The safety of underground structures in HCM City has been questioned after two downpours last month flooded the basement of a luxury apartment tower in Binh Thanh District and damaged six cars while one person was found dead in...

Vietnam's longest cable-stayed bridge glows like a rainbow at night

11:12 04/10/2014

Residents in Hanoi's Phu Thuong Ward (Tay Ho District) and Vinh Ngoc commune (Dong Anh District) have been amazed in recent days at the radiance of light emitted from the Nhat Tan Bridge.

ODA disbursements climb 10% in nine months

20:22 02/10/2014

The cumulative total ODA disbursements during the first nine months of the year jumped 10% over last year's corresponding period to US$4.

Japanese businesses threaten to leave because of VN's weak support industry

18:28 27/09/2014

Some Japanese businesses are considering leaving Vietnam for Thailand once the tariffs among ASEAN countries is cut to zero percent within the framework of the ASEAN Free Trade Agreement (AFTA), said Sakurada Yoichi, a high-...

Vietnam, Japan unveil plan to develop four key industries

14:54 26/09/2014

An action plan, laying out a roadmap to develop four key industries under the Vietnam-Japan cooperation framework towards 2020 with a vision to 2030, was unveiled in Hanoi on September 25.


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