Babies at risk of whooping cough Health

Babies at risk of whooping cough

Tran Dac Phu, head of the Ministry of Health’s Department of Preventive Medicine, speaks to the online VietnamPlus newspaper about the latest wave of whooping cough, which has killed five children.
Railways lag behind in Vietnam Business

Railways lag behind in Vietnam

The decline of the railway’s popularity in Vietnam is not new: back in 2010, the European Union labelled rail transport as the country’s “least relevant” mode of transport.
VNA designated to be main external media agency Society

VNA designated to be main external media agency

The Prime Minister has approved a master plan for the media system serving external relations to 2020 with a vision to 2030, which defines the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) as the main national media agency in the field.
Trade ministry to hold public consultation Business

Trade ministry to hold public consultation

The Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade will hold a public consultation with related parties on investigations for anti-dumping tariffs on coated steel sheets.
Indonesia promotes island tourism ASEAN

Indonesia promotes island tourism

The Maritime Festival of Riau Islands opened on October 20 Tanjung Pinang city of Indonesia’s Riau Islands province to promote images of its destinations and attract investment.
Safe farm products week kicks off in Hanoi Society

Safe farm products week kicks off in Hanoi

The Vietnamese Safe Farm Products and Food Week fair started on October 12 at the e xhibition fair and e conomic-trade transaction a rea in Hoang Quoc Viet street, Cau Giay district, Hanoi.
Specialties nationwide converge in Hanoi Society

Specialties nationwide converge in Hanoi

Agriproducts, including specialties from all over the country, will converge at the Vietnamese Safe Farm Products and Food Week that will take place at 142 locations in 12 urban districts in Hanoi.
Panama to import Vietnam’s seafood Business

Panama to import Vietnam’s seafood

Panama has permitted 17 seafood processing facilities in Vietnam to export seafood products to the country, according to the Panama Food Safety Authority (AUPSA).