Business

Open door for PPP investment model

About 10 infrastructure projects in areas of expressway, hi-speed railway and seaport request funding under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) form, said the Ministry of Transport (MoT).
Society

Work on Lao Cai expressway starts

Construction work on the Van Ban - Bao Yen section of the Noi Bai-Lao Cai expressway project started in Van Ban district of the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai on Dec. 20.
Politics

Remains of US servicemen repatriated

A ceremony marking the transfer of remains believed to be those of US servicemen killed during the war in Vietnam took place at the Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi on December 1.
Business

ODA forecast to pass 5 billion USD

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has forecast that the country can reach its ODA commitments of 5.056 billion USD this year, after intensifying its efforts to attract ODA over the last ten months.
Culture - Sports

Man-U, Liverpool stars in friendly

Vietnamese veterans will play friendly matches against former Manchester United and Liverpool stars in a two-day competition in Hanoi on Nov. 19 and Nov. 20. The friendly tour, Masters Vietnam, organised by the Vietnam Football Federation and DC media company, will take place at 40,000-seat My Dinh National Stadium.
Vietnam, Japan to boost relations within Mekong framework Politics

Vietnam, Japan to boost relations within Mekong framework

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Nov. 7 held talks with his Japanese counterpart, Yukio Hatoyama, during which they pledged to promote relations between Japan and Mekong subregion countries, as well as the bilateral Japan-Vietnam relations.
Society

BIDV Tower to open this month

Real estate services firm CB Richard Ellis (CBRE) announced on October 5 that BIDV Tower , one of most luxurious office buildings in Hanoi, will open this month.
Politics

Remains of US servicemen repatriated

A ceremony was held at Hanoi's Noi Bai international airport on Sept. 12 to repatriate the remains of US servicemen who died during the war in Vietnam.