KPMG’s service arm eases local business

In response to the increasing enterprise-wide need for quality professional services, KPMG Vietnam has recently launched a new service arm to support the local business community. The steps to starting a local business in 2017, according to the World Bank […]

Ford speeding ahead with sales and CSR activities

Ford speeding ahead with sales and CSR activities

As one of the world’s leading firms in the automobile business, Ford has come to Vietnam with the aim of balancing economic benefits and corporate social responsibilities. With its record sales performance in the first three quarters or 2017 as well as influential community projects, Ford is gradually achieving its significant milestones regarding […]

Vietnamese specialties among world’s best 30 dishes

Vietnam’s Pho and Goi cuon (fresh spring rolls) have been named in the list of the best 30 dishes of the world under a survey by CNN. Pho was ranked 28th while fresh spring rolls stood at the 30th place in the list. As a symbol of Vietnamese cuisine culture, Pho is […]

Defense Ministry to assist HCMC to solve port traffic jam

Defense Ministry to assist HCMC to solve port traffic jam

General Ngo Xuan Lich talks to some delegates at the conference (Photo: SGGP)  Minister of Defense General Ngo Xuan Lich talks to standing deputy secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Tat Thanh Cang (L) and chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong (R) at […]

Vietnam’s import-export sector faces more challenges

The fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0) is considered a golden chance for developing countries like Vietnam to improve quality of services, goods and competitive advantages. However, the implementation of information technology and human-made intelligence applications have also posed several challenges for Vietnam’s economy. Industry 4.0 has created enormous opportunities for many countries. […]

Permanent Deputy PM meets voters in Long An province

Deputy PM Truong Hoa Binh meets voters in Chau Thanh district (Source: VGP) Long An (VNA) – Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh and other National Assembly (NA) deputies in the Mekong Delta province of Long An met local voters in Chau Thanh district on October 14. At the meeting, voters […]

Australia, Timor-Leste reach draft agreement on maritime border

Timor-Leste fishermen (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Australia and Timor-Leste have agreed on a draft of the agreement on maritime border delimitation reached in August, ending a decade-old dispute related to oil and gas fields between the two nations, according to the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague, the Netherlands. […]

VERP research: Growth up, inflation too

Production chain at the Kien Giang Import & Export Joint Stock Company in Kien Giang province.(Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Research findings by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) show that Vietnam’s economic growth in the third quarter was the highest in seven years, though overall inflation also started inching […]

More dengue fever likely as rain continues

Medical staff distribute anti-mosquito chemicals to people. (Photo suckhoedoisong.vn) Hanoi(VNA) – Experts are warning against an outbreak of dengue fever and hand-foot-mouth disease as wet weather continues. Although the number of dengue-fever cases has continued to fall in the last eight weeks, Hanoi is still struggling to fully contain the disease, […]

NA Chairwoman attends IPU-137 opening in Russia

NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and delegates attend the IPU-137 (Source: VNA) Saint Petersburg (VNA) – National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has led a high-ranking NA delegation of Vietnam to attend the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly (IPU-137) that officially opened in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on October 14. The […]