World

China, Myanmar vow to boost traditional friendship

Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping met in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar on Dec. 20 with Than Shwe, chairman of the State Peace and Development Council of Myanmar, pledging to upgrade the two countries' traditional friendship, according to Xinhua news agency.
Business

Vietnam, Cambodia push up cooperation

A meeting between Vietnamese and Cambodian businesses was held in Phnom Penh on Dec. 23 by the Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade and the People’s Committee of Dong Nai province.
Health

Vietnam promotes facial reflexology in France

The therapy has been discovered by a Vietnamese traditional physician for 30 years to release pains through applying acupuncture without needles to special points on the patient’s face.
Business

Nation gains market economy status

With India recognising Vietnam as a market economy, Vietnamese firms can boost exports to the South Asian giant with firm confidence, Indian ambassador Lal Muana said.
Business

Vietnam takes part in Tokyo’s Industrial Exhibition

Several Vietnamese enterprises have joined nearly 400 small and medium-sized enterprises from Germany, the UK, Ireland, Spain, the Republic of Korea and Japan at Tokyo’s 2009 Industrial Exhibition, which opened on Nov. 4.
Business

Property remains strong, attractive

Vietnam’s property market remains strong and will attract even more investors in the near future, delegates said at a two-day international real estate conference that ended on Oct. 22 in HCM City.
Politics

VN, Lao provinces move to ramp up cooperation

Vietnam’s southern province of Binh Phuoc and the Lao province of Savanakhet have agreed to increase the exchange of information about investment, corporate incentives, investment promotion and on organising tourism and trade fairs.
Phu Yen commits to supporting investors Business

Phu Yen commits to supporting investors

Chairman of the Phu Yen People’s Committee Pham Ngoc Chi has stated the province will simplify its administrative procedures and make site clearances easier and will provide incentives for investors doing business in the coastal southern central province.