Government Inspectorate's efforts lauded Politics

Government Inspectorate's efforts lauded

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has praised the Government Inspectorate’s efforts to clarify wrongdoings in several high-profile corruption cases that drew public attention in 2019.
More OCOP products to be certified Business

More OCOP products to be certified

Vietnam hopes to have 3,843 products qualified for standards of One Commune-One Product (OCOP) programmes by this year, said deputy minister of agriculture and rural development Tran Thanh Nam at a conference in Hanoi on January 9.
HNX approves listing of IDICO Business

HNX approves listing of IDICO

The Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) has approved the listing of 192 million shares by the Vietnam Urban and Industrial Zone Development Investment Corporation (IDICO) on the HNX, under the code IDC.
Vietnamese Pho gains popularity in US Videos

Vietnamese Pho gains popularity in US

Among many dishes Vietnamese have brought to the US, Pho is undoubtedly the most well-known and well-received of all. CNN has voted Pho to be one of the most famous dishes in the world.
Jail sentences pronounced in Mobifone-AVG case Society

Jail sentences pronounced in Mobifone-AVG case

The Hanoi People’s Court on December 28 handed out jail sentences to 14 defendants in relation to the case of MobiFone’s purchase of 95 percent of shares of the Audio Visual Global JSC (AVG).
Small banks struggle to meet Basel II deadline Business

Small banks struggle to meet Basel II deadline

Capital difficulties are putting pressure on some banks struggling to meet the central bank’s Basel II deadline of early next year, but experts suggest the central bank should not delay the process.
RoK tops foreign investors in Vietnam in 2019 Business

RoK tops foreign investors in Vietnam in 2019

The Republic of Korea (RoK) is the leading foreign investor in Vietnam in 2019, pouring 7.92 billion USD into the country, accounting for over one fifth of the total flow of foreign direct investment into Vietnam during the year.