CNTraveler: Phu Quoc among most favourite islands in Asia  Travel

CNTraveler: Phu Quoc among most favourite islands in Asia

With an overall score of 89.77 out of 100, "Pearl Island" Phu Quoc, Vietnam's largest island off the coast of the southern province of Kien Giang, has been voted as the sixth out of 10 most favourite resort islands in Asia in the Readers’ Choice Award 2022 of the US-based tourism magazine Condé Nast Traveler (CNTraveler).
Binh Phuoc posts trade surplus of 1.16 billion USD Business

Binh Phuoc posts trade surplus of 1.16 billion USD

The southern province of Binh Phuoc enjoyed a trade surplus of 1.16 billion USD in the first nine months of this year, thanks to its effective implementation of socio-economic recovery and development measures post COVID-19.
Eight Chinese vessel crewmen airlifted to mainland hospital  Society

Eight Chinese vessel crewmen airlifted to mainland hospital

A helicopter from the Vietnam Helicopter Corporation on October 2 took eight crewmen aboard China’s Wu Zhou 8 ship from Con Dao island district to Vung Tau hospital in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau for further treatment, as suggested by the Chinese Embassy.
Binh Duong’s domestic investment surpasses FDI for first time Business

Binh Duong’s domestic investment surpasses FDI for first time

Domestic investment in the southern province of Binh Duong topped 62.3 trillion VND (3 billion USD) as of August 15, up 2.1% annually, surpassing the foreign direct investment (over 2.5 billion USD) for the first time, reported the provincial People’s Committee at a press conference on August 30.
Former leaders of Binh Duong imprisoned in land-use rule violation case Society

Former leaders of Binh Duong imprisoned in land-use rule violation case

Former Secretary of the Party Committee of the southern province of Binh Duong Tran Van Nam and former Chairman of the province’s People’s Committee Tran Thanh Liem were sentenced to 7 years in prison each for their role in a case of violations of land management and use regulations in Binh Duong.
Jail sentences proposed for former leaders of southern province Society

Jail sentences proposed for former leaders of southern province

Former Secretary of the Party Committee of Binh Duong southern province Tran Van Nam and former Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Thanh Liem are facing prison sentences of 9-10 years for “violating regulations on the management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness”.
Gifts presented to AO victims in Bac Lieu Society

Gifts presented to AO victims in Bac Lieu

The Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin of the southern province of Bac Lieu handed over 55 gifts to local AO/dioxin victims during its gathering on August 10, on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of AO disaster in Vietnam (August 10).
Vietnam-Japan joint venture develops Binh Duong New City Business

Vietnam-Japan joint venture develops Binh Duong New City

Becamex Tokyu Co. Ltd, a joint venture between Vietnam’s Becamex IDC Corp and Japan’s Tokyu Corporation, began construction of the first shopping centre named Sora Gardens SC in Binh Duong New City in the southern province of Binh Duong on December 28.
Thai firms interested in investing in Binh Duong Business

Thai firms interested in investing in Binh Duong

Many Thai businesses are interested in the dynamic development of the southern province of Binh Duong over the past years, Minister Counsellor from the Thai Office of the Board of Investment Audsitti Sroithong said at a teleconference held by the People’s Committee of Binh Duong and Becamex IDC on November 23 to call for investment from Thailand.