Business

Deal on taxes boosts trade relations with Hong Kong

A double taxation pact to do away with taxes between Vietnam and Hong Kong will further boost economic cooperation as well as increase trade between the two sides in the future, said a Hong Kong trade official.
Vietnam has massive potential for renewable’s Sci-Tech

Vietnam has massive potential for renewable’s

Vietnam has the potential to utilise many renewable energies, but the development of these energy sources is restricted due to the lack of suitable and advanced technologies, said experts at a seminar held in Hanoi recently.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam Motor Show nation’s biggest

Twelve of the 17 Vietnam Automobile Manufactures Association members will display their latest local and imported models as Vietnam ’s biggest ever motor show to be held in November in HCM City .
Politics

World’s unions meet in Vietnam over workers’ rights

The defenders of workers rights from 18 countries around the world got together in Hanoi on July 27 to share their experiences in how to improve their professional practices in times of global financial crisis and economic downturn.
Society

Execs learn management skills

A seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on July 22 announced a senior management programme that would increase the capacity of senior executives to identify and tackle upcoming challenges efficiently.
Society

Improving management of persistent organic pollutants

Vietnamese environmental managers and regional field experts on July 22 gathered in the central city of Da Nang at a seminar, sharing experiences in the management of persistent organic pollutants (PoPs) and appraisal of impact of POPs on health.
Business

Vietnam gets involved in international e-commerce

The Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade, Bui Xuan Khu, has said that Vietnam is actively involved in international e-commerce and is linking up with other countries so it can catch up with the rest of the world.