Counterfeit, IPR violations still rampant: forum Business

Counterfeit, IPR violations still rampant: forum

Counterfeiting and violations of intellectual property rights (IPR) were still rampant, with the perpetrators operating outside and within the country employing advanced technologies and running sophisticated schemes, Hoang Anh Duong, Deputy General Director of the Vietnam Directorate of Market Surveillance, said at a forum in Hanoi on November 26.
Hanoi bids chilly farewell to 2018 Society

Hanoi bids chilly farewell to 2018

During the last days of 2018, Hanoians experienced the coldest spell so far this winter as the temperature varied from only 10 to 14 degrees Celsius.
Hanoi urged to step up safe food efforts Society

Hanoi urged to step up safe food efforts

Hanoi needs to intensify food safety inspections and investigations, as well as promote the safe cultivation of raw materials and agricultural products, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has said.
Traditional markets need more funds Society

Traditional markets need more funds

In an effort to overcome current shortcomings and improve the efficiency of traditional markets, Hanoi will review and adjust the market network in tandem with infrastructure planning.
 Traditional market lacks Vietnamese goods Business

Traditional market lacks Vietnamese goods

Despite positive results of the “Vietnamese give priority to use Vietnamese goods” campaign, the ratio of Vietnamese goods being sold in traditional markets remains quite modest.
Year-end sees labour shortage Society

Year-end sees labour shortage

The final month of the lunar year sees a seasonal employment surge, however, the number of job seekers decline, making it difficult for enterprises to handle the trade of the upcoming Tet holidays.