Retired officials must wait before founding private firms Society

Retired officials must wait before founding private firms

Retired government officials will not be allowed to found, own or run private companies in areas under the jurisdiction and management of their former posts for at least six months after retirement, heard a conference in Hanoi on March 27.
Party official hosts US Trade Representative delegation Politics

Party official hosts US Trade Representative delegation

Politburo member and Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh received an US delegation, led by Karl Ehlers, Assistant US Trade Representative for the Office of Southeast Asia and the Pacific, in Hanoi on January 25.
Inflation under control: Deputy PM Business

Inflation under control: Deputy PM

Despite complicated changes in the world situation, Vietnam has shown strong performance in stabilizing prices and reining in inflation, keeping the average at only 3.57 percent in the first nine months over 2017.
Petrol prices increase Business

Petrol prices increase

The prices of petrol and oil increased as from 15:00 of May 23 following a joint decision of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Industry and Trade.