Business

Secured transactions go on-line

The Ministry of Justice officially launched an online registration system for secured transactions in Hanoi on Dec. 6 with support from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group.
Campaign against landmines moves forward Society

Campaign against landmines moves forward

A summer day in 2000 and Ho Van Lai, aged 10, and three other friends were playing a game on a quiet sandy beach near their home in Cua Viet town in the central province of Quang Tri . But, a minute later a huge bang cut the children’s game short.
Politics

New efforts urged to cut bureaucracy costs

The Prime Minister’s Working Group on Administrative Reform has ordered ministries, People’s Committees and Councils, Government agencies and State-owned enterprises to renew their effort to reduce their administrative costs by 30 percent.