Development programme reduces poverty in ethnic minority areas Society

Development programme reduces poverty in ethnic minority areas

The percentage of disadvantaged hamlets and communes in eight northeastern provinces has reduced 3 to 4 percent per year since 2016, heard a workshop held in Cao Bang province on November 8 to review the implementation Programme 135 for 2016-2020 period.
Shares bounce back on blue chip gains Business

Shares bounce back on blue chip gains

Vietnam's shares recovered on Feb 2 after dipping for two consecutive sessions, due to strong investor interest in large-cap stocks that led the market upturn on expectations of good earnings reports.
Quang Ninh licenses seaport complex project Business

Quang Ninh licenses seaport complex project

The northern province of Quang Ninh recently presented an investment licence to a project on developing a seaport complex and industrial park in the Dam Nha Mac area, Quang Yen town.
Road toll collection to be inspected Business

Road toll collection to be inspected

The Directorate for Roads of Vietnam has proposed the Ministry of Transport inspect fee collection at the toll station on Phap Van-Cau Gie expressway, to prevent loss of fees.
Business

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus with Chile

The two-way trade between Vietnam and Chile reached over 791.9 million USD in the first 11 months of this year with the balance of trade in favour of the Southeast Asian nation.
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Phu Quoc lures resort developers

Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang has become a magnet for investors, with a slew of large projects under way now.