ASEAN, China seek to push socio-cultural, economic ties World

ASEAN, China seek to push socio-cultural, economic ties

Measures to further enhance socio-cultural and economic cooperation between ASEAN and China were the main focus of the 12th China-ASEAN Conference on People to People Friendship Organisations (CACPPFO) held in Bandung city, Indonesia, on November 12.
HDBank pre-tax profit up record 51 percent in third quarter Business

HDBank pre-tax profit up record 51 percent in third quarter

The Ho Chi Minh City Development Joint Stock Commercial Bank (HDBank, HOSE: HDB) has reported impressive results in the third quarter of this year, with pre-tax profits increasing by a record 51 percent year-on-year to over 1.23 trillion VND (53.4 million USD).
CPI in October shows three-year high rise Business

CPI in October shows three-year high rise

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October picked up 0.59 percent from September, the biggest increase for the same month during the past three years, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on October 29.
Toyota to produce electric vehicles in Indonesia World

Toyota to produce electric vehicles in Indonesia

PT Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (TMMIN) is ready to start battery electric vehicle (BEV) production at its factory located in Karawang, West Java, though its type had yet to be made public, Indonesia’s Antara News Agency reported.
Vietnamese diplomats urged to adapt to digital era Society

Vietnamese diplomats urged to adapt to digital era

Ambassador Nguyen Nguyet Nga asked Vietnamese diplomats to adapt to challenges and opportunities during the digital era at the 14th annual conference of deans and directors of ASEAN+3 diplomatic training institutes held in Hanoi on October 23.
Vietnam’s weather satellite to be launched in 2023 Sci-Tech

Vietnam’s weather satellite to be launched in 2023

The Vietnam National Space Centre under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology and Japan's NEC and Sumitomo Corp have signed a contract to develop LOTUSat-1 satellite that will help predict severe weather and survey the resulting damage.