Very good air quality in most areas of Bangkok World

Very good air quality in most areas of Bangkok

People in Bangkok have less to worry about when it comes to levels of particulate matter of 25 microns or less in diameter (PM2.5), as overall air quality in most areas of the capital has improved.
Air quality index in Hanoi, HCM City exceeds safe limit for times Environment

Air quality index in Hanoi, HCM City exceeds safe limit for times

Alarming pollution readings were recorded in the capital of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City in the previous year, heard a conference jointly held by the Green Innovation and Development Centre (GreenID) and the Vietnam Live and Learn Centre for Environment and Community in Hanoi on January 30.
Moody’s upgrades VIB credit rating outlook Business

Moody’s upgrades VIB credit rating outlook

Moody’s Investors Service, one of the world’s leading credit ratings agencies, has upgraded the credit rating outlook of Vietnam International Bank (VIB)’s local currency deposits and issuer ratings to “positive”, from its previous level of "stable".
Vietnam treasures ADB support: PM Politics

Vietnam treasures ADB support: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has told outgoing ADB Country Director in Vietnam Tomoyuki Kimura that Vietnam highly values ADB’s support over the past years, especially in policy consultations, technical assistance and resource provision for the country’s growth.
Business

Ministry urged to keep public debt under strict control

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has asked the Ministry of Finance to keep public debt under strict control even though it is still within the safe limit, adding that the use of loans must be closely managed in order to achieve the highest efficiency.
Prime Minister at Q&A session Politics

Prime Minister at Q&A session

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on November 21 presented a report to make clear emerging issues gathered from Q&A sessions by ministers and heads of sectors while answering deputies’ queries at the ongoing sixth session of the 13th National Assembly (NA).
Politics

PM Dung presents Government’s report at National Assembly

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung presented the Government’s report on the socio-economic situation in 2013, results of the first three-year implementation of the five-year plan 2011-2015 and the tasks for 2014-2015, on the first day of the 6 th session of the 13 th National Assembly, which opened in Hanoi on October 21.