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Vietnam seeks solid ties with Singapore

Politics

Vietnam seeks solid ties with Singapore

President Nguyen Minh Triet affirmed Vietnam’s wish to develop its friendship and cooperation with Singapore in a comprehensive, long-term and durable manner at a forum before he wrapped up his State visit to Singapore on November 17.

Interest rate negotiations barred for gold

Business

Interest rate negotiations barred for gold

Financial institutions are forbidden to negotiate interest rates on real estate loans or loans to finance investments in financial assets like gold, securities or foreign currencies, production or business, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has said.

VN actively joins APEC activities, says Deputy PM

Politics

VN actively joins APEC activities, says Deputy PM

A Vietnamese delegation led by State President Nguyen Minh Triet has actively participated in all activities of the 17 th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting (AELM), contributing to the success of the meeting.

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem stated this while granting an interview to Vietnamese reporters in Singapore on November 15.

Creating energy from rice husks

Environment

Creating energy from rice husks

Vietnamese and foreign energy experts and businesses gathered in Ho Chi Minh City on Nov. 12 for a seminar to discuss the potential for energy development using rice husks.

Credit growth slows as year ends

Business

Credit growth slows as year ends

There will not be a surge in credit growth from now through year’s end as commercial banks are facing difficulties in mobilising capital, Deputy General Director of Lien Viet Commercial Joint Stock Bank Doan Van Thang has said.

Vietnam elected to ASOSAI executive board

Politics

Vietnam elected to ASOSAI executive board

The State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) said on Oct. 19 that it has been elected to the executive board of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI) at its 11th congress held recently in Pakistan.

Vietnam ready to join efforts for peace in Middle East

Politics

Vietnam ready to join efforts for peace in Middle East

“Vietnam stands ready to join the international community’s efforts towards the peaceful settlement of Israel-Palestine and Arab-Israel conflicts, and the ultimate attainment of a just, comprehensive and lasting peace in the Middle East;” said the Vietnamese Ambassador to the UN.

Vietnam to chair ASEAN Bankers Association

Business

Vietnam to chair ASEAN Bankers Association

The Chairman of VietinBank and the President of the Vietnamese Banking Association Pham Huy Hung will assume the presidency of the ASEAN Bankers Association (ABA) for the 2010-2011 term in Cambodia in mid-November.