Business

City bourse celebrates 10 years

The HCM Stock Exchange has received the Labour Order, First Class, for its contribution to the growth of not only the stock market but also the economy since its inception in July 2000.
Society

Vietnamese in Germany celebrate Tet

Nearly 400 Vietnamese nationals in Germany ’s Halle city gathered together to celebrate the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) Festival on Feb. 20, the seventh day of the Year of the Tiger.
Business

Cruise tourism needs strategic plan

Poor port facilities have contributed to an alarming drop in cruise tourism to Vietnam, according to Vu The Binh, a senior official of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.

Since the beginning of this year, only 52,300 visitors came to Vietnam by sea, Binh said, a fall of 54 percent from the same period last year.