MoF requests re-assessment of $250 million petroleum project

The proposal is important to Vietnam’s crude oil and petroleum products storage system development planning to 2015, with vision towards 2025.The information was confirmed...

Wild elephant wreaks havoc in southern Vietnam

A male elephant destroys a motorbike in Dong Nai Province on April 11, 2016. Photo credit: Nguyen Hieu/Tuoi TreAs soon as the male elephant...

Drought-hit localities supported to address consequences

The Government will provide an aid package of nearly 485 billion VND (21.8 million USD) to address the impact of drought and saltwater intrusion...

1,000 workers strike over long hours at South Korean factory in Vietnam

A photo shows Bluecom Vina Company in Hai Phong where nearly 1,000 workers are going on strike for better working conditions. Photo credit: Giang...

New social service for children,senior people launched

Accordingly, from April, in weekends, volunteers will go to the social sponsorship centers Chanh Phu Hoa, house for the elderly people Thi Nghe and...

Traces of ancient humans found in Vietnam

The Vietnam's Institute of Archaeology yesterday announced their findings of valuable artefacts in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai that they say belong...

Tra fish prices bounce back after long slump

Processors buy the fish for VND22,000-VND22,500 (US$1-1.02) per kilogramme, an increase of VND4,000 since early March.This allows farmers to earn profits of VND2,000-3,000 per...

$4 billion South Hoi An casino resort to kick off in April

Accordingly, phase 1’s construction will be implemented on an area of 160 hectares with a total capital of $500 million and is expected to...

PM urges traffic safety throughout coming holidays

The document was sent to the ministries of public securities, defence, transport, information and communications, the National Committee for Traffic Safety, Vietnam Television, the...

Vietnam to re-elect leadership posts for 2016-20 tenure later this year

The recent personnel endorsement carried out during the plenary meeting of the National Assembly, between March 21 and April 12, was for the 2011-16...