15 defendants imprisoned for terrorist act Society

15 defendants imprisoned for terrorist act

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court imposed imprisonment sentences ranging from 16 years to five years on 15 defendants on the charge of “conducting terrorism against the people’s administration"
Trial opens on airport bombing suspects Society

Trial opens on airport bombing suspects

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court on December 26 opened a first-instance trial on a terrorism plot targeting Tan Son Nhat International Airport involving 16 suspects.
Bien Hoa city to benefit from Japanese ODA drainage project Society

Bien Hoa city to benefit from Japanese ODA drainage project

The Vietnamese Government and the Japan International Cooperation Agency on August 31st signed an Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan deal worth 24.7 billion yen (224.5 million USD) for a draining and waste water treatment system in Bien Hoa city, the southern province of Dong Nai.
Firms move to push out veteran labourers Society

Firms move to push out veteran labourers

In the southeast region, a curious phenomenon of foreign direct investment firms ‘recommending’ long-time employees to resign has cropped up. In return, these employees receive a hefty one-time payment.
Inflation forecast to hit 2.6 percent this year Business

Inflation forecast to hit 2.6 percent this year

Vietnam’s inflation this year is forecast to reach 2.6 percent barring fluctuations of prices on world markets and adjustment in the cost of public services, the National Financial Supervisory Commission reported on June 12.