Buses delivered to serve APEC 2017 Society

Buses delivered to serve APEC 2017

Local car maker Truong Hai Automobile JSC, has delivered the first batch of 15 45-seat buses to Vietravel to serve as the main transport vehicle at the 2017 APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting
Da Nang prepares health services for APEC week Health

Da Nang prepares health services for APEC week

The central city of Da Nang has completed preparations for medical services at the upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) Economic Leaders Week in early November, the municipal Department of Health reported on September 28.
Da Nang to use LED public lighting for APEC event Society

Da Nang to use LED public lighting for APEC event

A pilot project using low carbon emission light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs will light up 19 main downtown streets in Da Nang as the central coastal city prepares for the high-profile 2017 Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) Economic Leaders Week.
Imprinting impressions on sea shells Culture - Sports

Imprinting impressions on sea shells

Having succeeded at printing photography on stones and leaves, Le Nguyen Vy started working with sea shells – a tough material for photo printing – and pioneered the art of printing photographs on shells in Vietnam.
Da Nang breaks ground for road tunnel Society

Da Nang breaks ground for road tunnel

The central city of Da Nang started construction of a tunnel at the junction of Dien Bien Phu, Nguyen Tri Phuong and Le Do streets, one of the busiest roundabouts in the city, on December 29
Marathoners to race in Da Nang Culture - Sports

Marathoners to race in Da Nang

More than 5,000 athletes and tourists will participate in the annual Da Nang International Marathon – one of the biggest sport events in central Vietnam – on August 6, 2017.
Da Nang to host golf-tourism convention Culture - Sports

Da Nang to host golf-tourism convention

The central city of Da Nang will host the 6th Asia Golf Tourism Convention (AGTC) – the premier golf travel event in the Asia-Pacific region – combining a golf tour with tourism meetings from May 7.
A law for SMEs needed: Chamber of Commerce Business

A law for SMEs needed: Chamber of Commerce

All supporting policies for small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which account for more than 95 percent of the total Vietnamese enterprises, should be included under one law.
Vietnam, China issue joint statement Politics

Vietnam, China issue joint statement

Vietnam and China issued a Joint Statement on the occasion of the State visit to Vietnam by Party General Secretary and President of China Xi Jinping from November 5-6.
Business

Investors show faith in Vietnam

Vietnam has ranked sixth among the top 10 investor destinations in the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) Forum, a study of PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) has revealed.
Society

Vaccine not magic bullet for bird flu

Vaccination was not a "magic bullet" against bird flu, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation Bangkok-based expert in viral diseases Subhash Morzaria said on Dec.1.