New Child Law comes into effect Society

New Child Law comes into effect

A new law on protecting and caring for children became effective on June 1, with a variety of regulations aiming to comprehensively intensify children’s right enforcement.
SBV: Bank security lacking Business

SBV: Bank security lacking

In light of recent widely reported cases of banking fraud related to automatic teller machine (ATM) transactions, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has advised the public to remain calm and adhere to banks’ regulations, while urging the banks to plug security holes.
Rehabilitation improves heart patients’ lives Health

Rehabilitation improves heart patients’ lives

Cardiac rehabilitation, a medically supervised programme including exercises, should be provided to patients with heart problems for them to recover after surgery, a Japanese physical therapist said.
Apple bites into illegal shops in Vietnam Business

Apple bites into illegal shops in Vietnam

A number of mobile stores in Hanoi began removing Apple’s “half-eaten apple” logo from their shop banners following the US tech company’s request sent to Vietnamese mobile traders recently.
Hoi An to launch electric cars for tourists Destinations

Hoi An to launch electric cars for tourists

The ancient city of Hoi An will launch three routes of public battery-powered cars to serve tourists, starting in January, Vice Chairman of the city’s People’s Committee Nguyen Van Son confirmed.
Mekong Delta plans hi-tech moves Sci-Tech

Mekong Delta plans hi-tech moves

The Mekong Delta region seeks to improve agricultural production and seafood processing by increasing partnerships with countries that have expertise in advanced technologies.
Firms vie for safe food ventures Business

Firms vie for safe food ventures

Amid growing concerns in Vietnam about unsafe food, many foreign and local firms are exploring opportunities to produce safe food in the country.