Business

EU readies new import rules

Exports of textiles and garments, footwear and seafood could fall as technical barriers set by importing countries will come into effect next year.
RoK bank helps lure more investment to Vietnam Business

RoK bank helps lure more investment to Vietnam

The Korea Development Bank (KDB) of the Republic of Korea joined hands with the Vietnamese Ministry of Planning and Investment to host a seminar in Seoul to call for investment in Vietnamese industries.
Society

Vietnam, France boost tourism cooperation

Deputy Director General of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) Hoang Thi Diep led a delegation to visit France from Sept. 20-27 to discuss bilateral cooperation programmes.
Business

PM ratifies 500 mln USD loan deal with ADB

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has ratified a 500 million USD fiscal support loan for Vietnam which grew out of State Bank of Vietnam ’s negotiation with the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Health

Closer links needed to combat pandemics

Closer cooperation between nations, governments and organisations as well as citizens is essential if the world is to combat epidemics, natural disasters and calamities, said a representative of Vietnam ’s Red Cross Society (VRC).