Society

Clean water run to more Hanoi suburbanites

The Hanoi People’s Committee will invest 78.2 billion VND (3.7 million USD) funded by a World Bank loan this year, to provide clean water and improve rural hygiene for the city’s outlying districts.
Business

Investment law aids foreign investors

The new investment law aims to improve fairness and transparency, the Ministry of Planning and Investment's Legal Department deputy director Quach Ngoc Tuan told Dau Tu (Vietnam Investment Review).
Society

Trade union development gets Danish support

A programme supported by Denmark to assist the private business sector to strengthen capacity for trade unions, beginning in 2005, has brought remarkable results, said the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) on Oct. 26.
Society

Germany helps make Da Nang environmentally-friendly city

The German Organisation for Technical Cooperation (GTZ) will help the central city of Da Nang to become the region’s most environmentally-friendly city in the future through a project entitled “Developing Da Nang – Environmental City”.
Society

Irrigation management further enhanced

The first component of a technical assistance project to enhance irrigation management and quality of the Bac Hung Hai system in southeast of Hanoi was assessed at a seminar in the city on Nov. 11.