Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 19:22:01

new school year

PM emphasises importance of education

Society

PM emphasises importance of education

The Party and State of Vietnam always cared for the development of education and considered it a top priority in the country’s development strategy, and a decisive element for poverty reduction, industrialisation and sustainable development.

Inflation rises by 14.61 percent

Business

Inflation rises by 14.61 percent

The consumer price index (CPI) increased 14.61 percent during the first seven months of this year, according to figures released by the General Statistics Office (GSO) on July 23.

Computer market grows 19 percent

Business

Computer market grows 19 percent

The Vietnamese computer market is predicted to see a year-on-year increase of 19 percent thanks to a dramatic increase in laptop sales, according to market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC).

Gaming shops flout curfew

Society

Gaming shops flout curfew

Internet shops in Hanoi are flouting a new city regulation requiring them to close by 11pm, with many continuing to operate until 6am.

A/H1N1 cases climb to 5,164

Health

A/H1N1 cases climb to 5,164

Vietnam on Sep. 15 reported 262 more cases of A/H1N1 raising the total number of super flu patients in the country to 5,164 as of 5pm on the same day.

Social workers meet HIV/AIDS kids

Society

Social workers meet HIV/AIDS kids

The Hanoi Association for HIV/AIDS Control held a get-together with children affected by HIV/AIDS on September 22 to promote their spirit on the occasion of the new school year and mid-Autumn festival.

Property popular as Index nears 500

Business

Property popular as Index nears 500

Almost all shares in the construction and real estate development sectors hit their ceiling prices on the HCM Stock Exchange on August 12, lifting the VN-Index to within striking distance of the psychologically-important 500-mark, but acclerated profitaking put the brakes on the upward trend.