Business

More flights to Laos during SEA Games

The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, will offer two more roundtrip flights to Vientiane, Laos, to meet the demand of football fans who wish to support Vietnam’s team at the final match against Malaysia on Dec. 17.
Business

Service sector at core of economic strategy

The Government has issued an action plan on service sector development for the 2009-11 period, focusing on legal tools, financial sources, human resource development, the environment and natural resources.
Health

Canadian traveller quarantined for flu

The HCM City Department of Health on May 26 quarantined a Canadian traveller after discovering that he had sat next to a passenger who had tested positive for the A/H1N1 virus, following a flight from the US to Hong Kong.
Health

Vietnam monitors five possible A/H1N1 cases

Ho Chi Minh City’s Health Department said it has traced and identified five people who were aboard the same flight with a Vietnamese-American girl infected with the A/H1N1 virus, who is currently isolated and under close observation in the Republic of Korea.