Society

Massive investment to irrigate Central Highland

With a huge amount of investment from the State, which in 2008 had reached almost 4 trillion VND (208 million USD), so far the Central Highlands has managed to build 1,819 irrigation projects to service over 206,000 ha of crops.
Business

Industrial parks ‘half empty'

Less than half of the 136 planned investment projects in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak have been implemented, according to a report issued by the provincial People's Committee.
Business

Hunt for tax dodgers ordered

The HCM City People’s Committee has told responsible departments and agencies to strengthen measures to prevent tax evasion and fraud committed by local and foreign-invested companies.
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.
Business

Da Nang draws industry to parks

Domestic and foreign investment trends in the industrial parks of Da Nang show the central city is becoming a major investment destination in the country, local officials say.