Politics

Friendship fosters development of Russia-VN ties

The friendship and mutual trust between Russia and Vietnam that have stood the test of time serve as a firm foundation to build bilateral ties in trade, economic, investment, technological and military areas.
Business

CPI sees slight rise in July

CPI in July rose by 0.52 percent against June and 3.31 percent compared to the same period last year, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.
Sci-Tech

Vinasat-1 spreads its wings

Vietnam’s first telecommunications satellite, Vinasat-1, has leased out 70 percent of its capacity to domestic and foreign clients, just one year after its launch on April 19, 2008, according to the operator, Vietnam Telecom International (VTI).
World

Mekong ministers to review sub-regional cooperation plan

Ministers from six Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) nations will meet in Thailand’s Petchburi province on Jun. 19 to review ongoing efforts to forge closer links amongst the six countries, ADB has said in a press release.