Former leaders of Vietnam Social Security to stand trial in September Society

Former leaders of Vietnam Social Security to stand trial in September

The People’s Court of Hanoi will hold the first instance trial from September 18-24 for six defendants in the case of “deliberating violations of State economic management regulations, causing serious consequences” at the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) and Agribank Financial Leasing Company No 2 (ALC II).
Imports stuck at border gates due to new Chinese rules Business

Imports stuck at border gates due to new Chinese rules

China's sudden application of the new C/O (certificate of origin) form E has left lots of goods imported from China stuck at northern Lang Son province's border gates since August 20, according to the Lang Son Customs Department.
Luong Thuy Linh becomes Miss World Vietnam 2019 Society

Luong Thuy Linh becomes Miss World Vietnam 2019

Luong Thuy Linh, a 19-year-old student from the northern province of Cao Bang surpassed 38 other contestants to take the crown in the final round of the Miss World Vietnam 2019 beauty contest in the central city of Da Nang on August 3.
Ben Tre seeks to boost exports of key farm produce Business

Ben Tre seeks to boost exports of key farm produce

China has high demand for fruits but new measures are needed to encourage Vietnamese exporters to ship their fruits officially to China rather than through border trade, a recent seminar heard in Ben Tre province.
Long-term forecast positive for FMCG market Business

Long-term forecast positive for FMCG market

The fast moving consumer goods market will remain strong in the long term in the country’s four major cities of Hanoi, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City, and Can Tho and see an acceleration in rural areas, according to Kantar Worldpanel, a global data, insights and consulting company.