Traffic and security measures in place for ASEAN Summit ASEAN

Traffic and security measures in place for ASEAN Summit

As Thailand will host the 34th ASEAN Summit from June 20-23, Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Gen. Prawit Wongsuwan, called a meeting with relevant agencies to discuss preparations for traffic convenience and safety measures for ASEAN delegates.
Start-ups embrace logistics sector Business

Start-ups embrace logistics sector

The logistics sector has been the bottleneck for Vietnam’s economic development, but offers plentiful opportunities for local startup companies with the application of technologies.
Hanoi adds 15 new buses Society

Hanoi adds 15 new buses

Fifteen new high-quality buses with capacity of 60 seats each were put into operation on two routes in Hanoi from June 1.
Ho Chi Minh City to revamp emergency services Health

Ho Chi Minh City to revamp emergency services

Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health's plan on developing medical emergency service system this year and calling for private sector's investment for the field will help improve the service's quality,
Vietnam, Japan partner in aerospace technology Sci-Tech

Vietnam, Japan partner in aerospace technology

The signing of a joint statement expanding the partnership between the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) in 2014 has opened the door to new long-term cooperative efforts in outer space technology between Vietnam and Japan.
Society

Quang Ngai fishermen, poor patients receive donation

President of the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) Dang Ngoc Tung has presented 580 million VND (27,260 USD) to six fishermen in Binh Son and Ly Son districts in the central province of Quang Ngai, whose fishing vessels were damaged during accidents at sea.
Society

Tien Giang fishing boats equipped with satellite devices

A French-funded project has helped the Mekong Delta province Tien Giang install devices using satellite technology on 83 local deep sea fishing boats, Nguyen Trong Tuy, head of the province’s Division of Fisheries and Aquaculture, said.
Society

Steel ship building programme comes to Quang Ngai

The Nha Trang Shipbuilding Co., Ltd under the Shipbuilding Industry Corporation ( SBIC) on July 2 delivered a modern steel fishing vessel to a fisherman in the central coastal province of Quang Ngai, under a programme to enhance capacity of the nation’s fishing fleet.
Business

Dong Nai aims for green development

The southern province of Dong Nai has approved an overall economic restructuring project in harmony with boosting green growth and raising its competitive edge by 2020.