National Assembly passes resolutions Politics

National Assembly passes resolutions

The 14th National Assembly approved a resolution on the establishment of the National Election Council (NEC) in the morning of June 19, with 94.41 percent of deputies voting in favour.
Bac Giang eyes 1 billion USD in investment in 2020 Business

Bac Giang eyes 1 billion USD in investment in 2020

The northern province of Bac Giang set a target of attracting 1 billion USD in both newly-registered and additional investment in 2020, Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Trinh Huu Thang has said.
Rescued MoIT projects make little progress Business

Rescued MoIT projects make little progress

Three years after the implementation of a government directive aimed at salvaging 12 failed business projects under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), little progress had been made and the majority were still losing money, according to a recent Government report submitted to the National Assembly.
Vietnam’s FDI inflow up in ten months Business

Vietnam’s FDI inflow up in ten months

The Foreign Investment Agency reported that total newly-registered and adjusted capital, and shares purchased by foreign investors reached 29.11 billion USD in the first ten months of this year.
Ba Ria – Vung Tau promotes marine economy, eco-tourism Business

Ba Ria – Vung Tau promotes marine economy, eco-tourism

The southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is improving connections between its Cai Mep-Thi Vai Port complex and surrounding provinces to strengthen its marine economy, and promoting environmentally friendly projects to develop its tourism sector.
Fast AUTO Show opens in Bangkok ASEAN

Fast AUTO Show opens in Bangkok

Thailand’s car sales this year are likely to go up thanks to the improved purchasing power of many people, in line with recent better prices for agricultural products.
Cat Bi Airport tops passenger satisfaction rankings Society

Cat Bi Airport tops passenger satisfaction rankings

Cat Bi Airport in the north city of Hai Phong comes out on top of the six airports ranked for passenger satisfaction of service quality, according to a survey conducted by the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV).
HCM City seeks state funds for metro Business

HCM City seeks state funds for metro

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong has asked the Prime Minister for permission to borrow 2.15 trillion (92.9 million USD) from the central government to pay contractors who are building Metro Line No 1.