Thang Long - Hanoi

Approximately 12 percent of urban youth out of work
30/09/2014 | 21:40:00
Nearly 12 percent of young urban residents aged 15-24 are jobless, three times more than in rural areas, according to the General Statistics Office’s data on the first nine months of this year.
Hanoi sees 11.6 percent rise in nine-month exports
Hanoi’s exports in the first nine months of 2014 were estimated at over 8.18 billion USD, up 11.6 percent over the same period last year, reported the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.
Bad debts debated at central bank governor’s Q&A session
Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Van Binh on September 29 attended a Q&A session at the ongoing 31st meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee, during which he focused on clarifying issues relating to bad debts and credit growth.
Ha Giang farm produce displayed at China-Vietnam Int’l Fair
30/09/2014 | 21:25:13
A range of agricultural products made in the northern border province of Ha Giang are being showcased at the China-Vietnam International Trade and Tourism Fair in Tianbao border gate, Wenshan County, Yunnan province of China.
Khanh Hoa develops new tourism products
30/09/2014 | 21:23:05
The central coastal province of Khanh Hoa’s Department of Tourism has developed a number of new tourism services in the run-up to the 6 th Asian Beach Games in 2016 in order to attract more holidaymakers to its Nha Trang city.
Project launched to support footwear businesses
30/09/2014 | 21:19:05
A project to help footwear enterprises meet product safety requirements was launched in Hanoi on September 30.
Property market shows positive signal
30/09/2014 | 17:03:09
Real estate business is currently ranked second in attracting foreign investors, said the Vietnam Business Forum Magazine (VBF).
Swiss-funded project helps improve Vietnam’s SME capacities
30/09/2014 | 16:57:35
A workshop was organised by the Department of Trade Promotion under the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi on September 30 to discuss the development of regional export plans in a bid to improve export competitiveness for Vietnam’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) via a local trade promotion scheme.
Education costs push Sept. CPI up by 0.4 pct
Vietnam’s CPI for September rose by 0.4 percent compared to the previous month.
Mekong Delta produces 20.6 mln tonnes of rice
The Mekong Delta has harvested 20.6 million tonnes of rice during the two main seasons.
Singapore Senior Minister visits Vietnam
Singapore's Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong's visit to Vietnam is sure to boost bilateral strategic partnership.
ADB continues to assist VN
The (ADB will continue to support VN's development process by providing 1.3 bln USD in loans each year.
President Sang offers incense to Hung Kings
President Truong Tan Sang offered incense to Vietnam’s founding fathers, Hung Kings, on Sept. 18.
Asian News Network aims for common voice of Asia
The Asia News Network (ANN) is looking forward to developing its image as the common voice of Asia.
Hanoi to trial use of bus e-tickets
Hanoi has launched a pilot project to introduce electronic smartcards.
Vietnam pledges to combat child labour
A project on the prevention and reduction of child labour in Vietnam was launched.
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