Hanoi starts offering classes in tourism skills Travel

Hanoi starts offering classes in tourism skills

Hanoi’s Department of Tourism has begun offering training classes to residents living in areas that receive heavy tourist traffic, aiming to promote community-based tourism and improve the quality of tourist services.
Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones Business

Radical proposals for special administrative-economic zones

The abolition of people’s councils, permitting casinos to be set up and allowing foreign investors to lease land for 99 years are among the main provisions of a proposed new law to govern the three special administrative-economic zones in Vietnam.
President reflects on historic 1975 victory Politics

President reflects on historic 1975 victory

President Truong Tan Sang attended a ceremony on April 29 in Long An province to mark the 40th anniversary of the Liberation of South Vietnam and National Reunification Day (April 30).
Ministry of Labour sets goals for 2015 Society

Ministry of Labour sets goals for 2015

Renovating vocational trainings, increasing labour productivity, and creating additional jobs for young workers are the 2015 goals of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, said Minister Pham Thi Hai Chuyen in an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency.