Vietnam attends international Buddhism conference in India Society

Vietnam attends international Buddhism conference in India

Scholars from Vietnam, India and other countries including Australia and Belgium exchanged views on Buddhism’s role as a social and cultural bridge and a source of global peace at an international conference in India’s Bhubaneswar city on February 8-9.
Vietnamese, Kazakhstani top legislators hold talks Politics

Vietnamese, Kazakhstani top legislators hold talks

Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan held talks with Chairman of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin on November 14, following a welcome ceremony held for the guest the same day.
International electricity-energy expos open in HCM City Business

International electricity-energy expos open in HCM City

The 2019 international exhibitions on electrical technology and equipment (Vietnam ETE) and on products, technologies of energy saving and green power (Enertec Expo) are showcasing advanced technologies of the industry in Ho Chi Minh City between July 17 and 20.
Deputy PM urges SBV to speed up settlement of bad debts Business

Deputy PM urges SBV to speed up settlement of bad debts

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) needed to speed up the settlement of non-performing loans (NPLs) to bring down the bad debt ratio of the entire banking system, including both NPLs owned by credit institutions and the Vietnam Asset Management Company (VAMC), to below 3 percent by 2020.
Vietnam seeks better musical copyright protection Society

Vietnam seeks better musical copyright protection

Vietnam will complete policy and enhance the management and exploitation of music copyright, said Dinh Trung Can, vice director of the Vietnam Centre for Protection of Music Copyright at a workshop in Hanoi on March 1.
Law on credit institutions takes effect Business

Law on credit institutions takes effect

Many businesspeople, who hold leadership positions at both banks and other firms, have decided to give up their positions in enterprises and keep the banking management positions to meet a new Government regulation.