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Technical safety tests target container trucks

Society

Technical safety tests target container trucks

The Vietnam Register (VR) has asked its branches nationwide to increase technical safety examinations of vehicles, particularly container trucks, coaches and tractor trailers, as part of measures to improve traffic safety.

Businesses advised to practise social responsibility

Business

Businesses advised to practise social responsibility

Ensuring corporate social responsibility (CSR) and responsible business conduct (RBC) are important factors in promoting the sustainable development of businesses in the light of global economic integration, heard a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on January 15.

Metalworking trade show offers opportunities for Vietnamese firms

Business

Metalworking trade show offers opportunities for Vietnamese firms

Vietnamese businesses will be provided with plenty of opportunities to gain better access to the Fourth Industrial Revolution’s trends and seek link-ups with foreign partners when attending EMO Hannover 2019, the leading global trade show for metalworking, which is scheduled for September 16-22 in Hannover, Germany.

State Audit to focus on large-scale projects in 2019

Business

State Audit to focus on large-scale projects in 2019

The State Audit will focus on a number of major projects in 2019, including the Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line, as well as the 10-trillion-VND flood control project in Ho Chi Minh City and Cat Linh-Ha Dong railway line in Hanoi, according to Auditor General Ho Duc Phoc.

CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam

Business

CPTPP officially comes into force in Vietnam

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) officially came into force in Vietnam on January 14, promising to open up opportunities for many industries to boost exports, but also posing challenges for businesses which require them to devise long-term strategies to increase their competitiveness in the global market.