Work begins on 345-million-USD wind farm in Bac Lieu Business

Work begins on 345-million-USD wind farm in Bac Lieu

The Kosy Group, which operates in the field of urban development and renewable energy, on October 3 kicked off the first-phase construction of a 8-trillion-VND (345.15 million USD) wind farm in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu.
Photo exhibition highlights Vietnam-Japan friendship Society

Photo exhibition highlights Vietnam-Japan friendship

A total of 57 excellent photos chosen from a contest on Vietnamese and Japanese youths joining hands to bolster friendship were on display at an exhibition held by the Ministry of Information and Communications and the Vietnam Youth Federation Central Committee on October 31.
VAT increase not promote economic growth: report Business

VAT increase not promote economic growth: report

Increasing value-added tax (VAT) does not help boost economic growth, but it can increase the poverty rate, said a report announced by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) under the University of Economics and Business - Vietnam National University in Hanoi on June 28.
Society

Workshop seeks ways to conserve Ha Long Bay

A workshop was held in the northern province of Quang Ninh on November 1 to seek ways to sustainably conserve and promote the value of Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO-recognised World Heritage site.
Prime Minister asks for healthy festivals Society

Prime Minister asks for healthy festivals

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called for stricter management of festivals organised around the country during the lunar new year festival period so that they do not become overly commercialised.