Business

PM urges Nghe An to capitalise on its advantages

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has advised the central province of Nghe An to fully tap into its advantages of land, human resources, ports and airports to reach an annual GDP growth rate of 10 percent in the next five years.
Politics

Vietnamese, Lao provinces increase ties

Vietnam’s southern province of Dong Nai will increase its cooperation with Laos’ localities to contribute to bolstering friendship and comprehensive cooperation between the two neighbouring countries.
ASEAN

Cambodia attracts 116.5 mln USD in FDI in two months

Cambodia attracted 116.5 million USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first two months of this year, showing a recovery in FDI attraction from a decrease of 46 percent to 5.9 billion USD last year.
Dak Lak urged to tap potential for growth Politics

Dak Lak urged to tap potential for growth

PM Nguyen Tan Dung has asked the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak to take drastic measures to meet the GDP growth target of 12 percent and reduce poverty rate to below 10 percent this year.
PM Dung meets with Lao, Cambodian leaders Politics

PM Dung meets with Lao, Cambodian leaders

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met with leaders of Laos and Cambodia in Vientiane on Dec. 9 before he attended the opening ceremony of the 25th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 25).
Society

More relief for storm victims

The Vietnamese Red Cross will provide an additional 350 million VND to help people in the central region, which was the hardest hit by Typhoon Mirinae, stabilise their lives.
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.