Fintech needs improved legal framework: experts Business

Fintech needs improved legal framework: experts

To develop financial technology, a comprehensive legal framework and cooperation between banks and fintech businesses are required, experts told a conference organised by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) and Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Ho Chi Minh City on September 10.
Hanoi to celebrate Ireland’s National Day Society

Hanoi to celebrate Ireland’s National Day

The Pen Monument in Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi is set to go green to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day – Ireland’s National Day on March 17, as the capital joins the Global Greening Initiative for the second time.
Ministry acts first on environment Environment

Ministry acts first on environment

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has asked agencies to comment on its special project to control companies thought to be likely of polluting the environment - even industries not yet in operation, such as power plants.
Culture - Sports

Women shine in ao dai fashion show

Women of all shapes, sizes and ages will gracefully showcase ao dai during a fashion show held on October 18 at Hanoi’s Temple of Literature in honor of the traditional Vietnamese gown.
Society

More disabled people access vocational training

A special project designed to support people with disabilities has provided more than 44,000 disabled people with vocational training in the 2006-2010 period, according to the Employment Department under the Ministry of Labours, War Invalid and Social Affairs.