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HCM City agrees to set up tourism department

19:18 10/10/2014

HCM City agrees to set up tourism department The HCM City administration has approved a decision to set up a Tourism Department effective October 16.

Junior colleges to change hands as part of education overhaul

23:38 09/10/2014

The decision by the government to remove junior colleges and vocational intermediate schools from the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) and merge them with the vocational training system has raised major concerns.

Draft law requires banks to offer consumer credit via finance companies

23:37 09/10/2014

Commercial banks will be forced to stop providing consumer loans if they don't have finance companies of their own, under a draft document being compiled by the State Bank of Vietnam.

Foreign fast-food chains make limited use of local suppliers

12:25 05/10/2014

Though foreign fast-food chains would like to use the services and goods of Vietnamese suppliers, they still must look abroad to buy food and equipment that meets their requirements.

Vestiges of two ancient shipwrecks discovered in Ly Son

07:31 03/10/2014

Archaeologists have found many ceramic artifacts and Balad stones, believed to be the remains of two ancient ships sunk in the waters of Ly Son island district in the central province of Quang Ngai.

The first radio engineer in the Hoang Sa Archipelago

23:28 01/10/2014

The son of the first radio engineer on the Archipelago of Hoang Sa (Paracel Islands) sent an emotional letter to the National Border Committee, enclosed with artifacts related to his late father.

Agriculture industry plants seeds of change

08:15 28/09/2014

Viet Nam aims to improve agricultural products by implementing technology, but capital, land and infrastructure are major obstacles.

Deputy PM called for intensified anti-smuggling efforts

18:58 27/09/2014

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 27 worked with the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on the fight against smuggling, trade fraud and counterfeit goods.

How do the Vietnamese get rich?

10:15 27/09/2014

A new class of Vietnamese with total assets of at least one million dollars emerged over the last 30 years.

English-language classes overlap in primary, secondary schools

17:04 24/09/2014

After five years of learning English at primary school, sixth graders in HCM City now have to learn English at secondary school.


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