Gov’t cuts inspections on some imports Business

Gov’t cuts inspections on some imports

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a decision repealing a list of 114 products and goods subject to pre-import quality inspection, cutting inspections on these products from two times to one.
Seminar eyes smarter Vietnam traffic Sci-Tech

Seminar eyes smarter Vietnam traffic

A convergence platform for smart city traffic will top the agenda at a seminar on "Vietnam Information and Communication Technologies Outlook" to be held in Ho Chi Minh City this week.
Politics

Binh Phuoc seeks to boost all-round ties with Cambodian localities

Authorities of southern Binh Phuoc province on June 17 signed partial memoranda of understanding (MoU) with those from Cambodia’s provinces of Kampong Cham, Kratie, Mondulkiri, Steung Treng and Tbong Khmum, to promote all-round cooperation between the two countries’ localities.
Vietnamese Party chief meets with Russian leaders Politics

Vietnamese Party chief meets with Russian leaders

Vietnamese Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh on July 10 met with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov, Moscow Mayor Yury Mikhaylovich Luzhkov, and Chairman of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation Gennady Zyuganov.
NA deputies concerned about traffic safety Politics

NA deputies concerned about traffic safety

The quality of traffic works, traffic jams and traffic safety as well as the Hanoi-Ho Chi Minh City express railway project were major concerns of NA deputies at a Q&A session for Minister of Transport Ho Nghia Dung in Hanoi on June 10.
Society

Hanoi plans green, elegant, modern capital

A master plan for the capital of Hanoi through 2030 with a vision to 2050 has received special attention from the public as it is expected to create an image of a “green, civilised, and modern” city.
Politics

Moscow Deputy Mayor visits Hanoi

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai received a delegation from Moscow , Russia , led by the city’s First Deputy Mayor Vladimir Resin in Hanoi on February 22.