Non-aviation service businesses enjoy profits in H1 Business

Non-aviation service businesses enjoy profits in H1

The non-aviation service industry has been on the fast track to recovery in the past few months, following the flourishing of the aviation market, despite the impact of volatile and escalating fuel prices as well as the international market's failure to recover as expected.
UN leader lauds Vietnam’s commitments to climate change response Politics

UN leader lauds Vietnam’s commitments to climate change response

Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc had a meeting on August 3 with United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres who highly valued Vietnam's active and responsible contributions to the common work of the organisation, especially the country’s strong commitments in the fight against climate change, and promised to continue supporting Vietnam in this work.
Quang Ninh pilots cashless market model Sci-Tech

Quang Ninh pilots cashless market model

Traders at Ha Long 1 and Ha Long 2 markets in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh are now able to go cashless as they can use digital payment services in a 4.0 market model introduced in early July.
Vietnam calls for dialogue to end nuclear threat World

Vietnam calls for dialogue to end nuclear threat

Countries must step up cooperation and dialogue, and strengthen mutual understanding for a common cause of eliminating nuclear threat, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ha Kim Ngoc told a New York conference.
Most firms see bright economic prospects Business

Most firms see bright economic prospects

Up to 85% of firms have an optimistic outlook for the business environment in Q4, whereas 15% are pessimistic about the future, according to a survey conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Hanoi event encourages cashless payments Business

Hanoi event encourages cashless payments

The Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade held a cashless payment event on July 21 with a view to helping fuel e-commerce, technology application and digital transformation.
Automatic toll collection set for all expressways in Vietnam by end of July Business

Automatic toll collection set for all expressways in Vietnam by end of July

The Ministry of Transport has asked the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam (DRVN), the Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC), the Vietnam Infrastructure Development and Finance Investment Joint Stock Company (VIDIFI), and other service providers to realise the Prime Minister's request on completing automatic non-stop toll collection (ETC).
Cashless payments still booming after pandemic Business

Cashless payments still booming after pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has been brought under control, and life for most people returned to normal. However, non-cash payments, encouraged during the pandemic to limit contact, have become popular among many people.