Society

Breast milk still best: doctors

A proper nutrition regime, including breastfeeding immediately after birth, will maintain brain development during the first three years of life, according to local and international leading pediatric nutrition experts.
Business

ANZ to expand capital base in Vietnam

The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) will tip a further 64.6 million AUD into its Vietnam bank to expand its capital base, according to a local newspaper.
Business

Vietnamese, RoK entrepreneurs hold exchange

Vietnam always welcomes enterprises of the Republic of Korea (RoK) and is willing to create favourable conditions for them to do business in the Southeast Asian country, Vice State President Nguyen Thi Doan said.
Politics

Nation’s leaders attend National Day celebrations

All of the nation’s top four leaders and the head of the country’s largest mass organisation attended the August Revolution and National Day celebrations in Hanoi and HCM City on Sept. 1, demonstrating their great reverence for the national independence.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam take bronze at champs

Vietnamese U19 national team clinched a bronze medal with a 3-0 win over Malaysia in the third-placed play-off at ASEAN U19 Youth Football Championship on August 12.
Business

Thai-invested joint venture to develop townhouses

Thailand’s second largest residential developer, Preuksa Real Estate (PS), is expected to sign a memorandum of understanding this week with the Vietnamese automobile producer Hoang Huy Group to set up a joint-venture to develop town houses in the northern port city of Hai Phong.
Da Nang wins V-League title Culture - Sports

Da Nang wins V-League title

Da Nang fans left the stadium with joy when their team easily beat Nam Dinh 2-0 in the 23rd round of the nation’s premier V-League on August 2 to secure the season title with 49 points.
Business

Sacombank to offer life insurance

Sacombank will partner with the British life insurance company Prudential Vietnam to provide life insurance policies to the bank’s consumer loan customers.