Hanoi seeks to strengthen ties with Israeli, British partners Politics

Hanoi seeks to strengthen ties with Israeli, British partners

A delegation of the Hanoi People’s Committee led by its Chairman Nguyen Duc Chung paid working visits to Israel and the UK from November 4-13 to seek ways to enhance cooperation between the Vietnamese capital and the two countries’ cities, partners and businesses.
Foreigners allowed house ownership in Da Nang Society

Foreigners allowed house ownership in Da Nang

The Department of Construction of central Da Nang city has listed 17 commercial housing projects that allow foreigners to own homes, including eight in Son Tra peninsula and six in downtown Hai Chau district.
Society

French-era architecture to be saved

Architectural features of the more than 100-year-old Saigon Tax Trade Centre will be preserved when the centre is torn down to build a metro line and a 40-storey office and hotel complex.
 President starts official visit to Cuba Politics

President starts official visit to Cuba

President Truong Tan Sang arrived in Jose Marti Habana Airport in Cuba’s capital on September 28 night (Havana time), starting his two-day official visit to the Caribbean country.
Business

National grid helps boost development in Phu Quoc

The 110kV Ha Tien – Phu Quoc submarine power cable system has been in operation for more than half a year now, marking the strong development and change in the socio-economic outlook of the island district, the Vietnam Economic News reported.
Business

Asiana Airlines to buy stake in shopping centre

The Republic of Korea's flag carrier Asiana Airlines said that it will buy a 50 percent stake in the Kumho Asiana Plaza Sai Gon commercial centre and hotel complex in Ho Chi Minh City from an affiliate.