PVD sees opportunities from improved crude oil prices Business

PVD sees opportunities from improved crude oil prices

PetroVietnam Drilling and Well Services Corporation (PV Drilling) under the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has seen robust signs in its business activities when prices of crude oil improve and the oil drilling market becomes warmer.
Thai oil firm suspends investment in Indonesia World

Thai oil firm suspends investment in Indonesia

Thailand’s PTT Exploration and Production announced it will stop its investments in Indonesia after being filed for a two-billion-USD compensation by the Indonesian Government over the oil spill in 2009.
East Sea issue under discussion in New Zealand Politics

East Sea issue under discussion in New Zealand

The Vietnam Embassy in New Zealand and the Centre for Defence and Security Studies under the University of Massey co-organised a talk on the tension in the East Sea in Wellington on October 12.
Business

In-depth monetary market management

The word "belief" has cropped up often during the recent months when one talks about the monetary market and the management policies by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV). The central bank has adopted a series of measures, as well as made explicit moves to stabilise the market, but a number of people still worry if the policies have been able to lay the foundation for market stability in the future. The Vietnam News Agency spoke to the Deputy Governor of the SBV, Nguyen Thi Hong, about this issue.
Nine impressive science-technology events in 2014 announced Sci-Tech

Nine impressive science-technology events in 2014 announced

The successful production of first rotavirus vaccine (Rotavin) against diarrhea was elected as one of the nine impressive science and technology events of Vietnam in 2014, which were announced during a recent programme jointly held by the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Vietnam Television in Hanoi.
Society

Ha Tinh sentences rioters to prison

The People’s Court of central Ha Tinh province on November 12 sentenced 11 people to prison for between 15-39 months and three others to suspension for causing public disorder during a riot that broke out at the Vung Ang Economic Zone in May.