March 06, 2018 | 12:18
Vietnam's 4.5 millions local people are in lack of clean water, while the increasing population and economy are causing a great pressure on water supply.
April 15, 2013 | 10:27
The ‘nail trap’, a scam in which thugs scatter nails or handmade pointed objects on the road to cause flat tires and then charge passers-by exorbitant fees to fix them, has reappeared in Ho Chi Minh City after a long absence.
April 02, 2013 | 11:41
Even with the economy in its current state, many industries and jobs are still thriving today. With more people out of work, many people are going back to school.
March 25, 2013 | 08:51
One minute brightly lit, the next plunged into darkness — iconic landmarks around the world will cut their lights Saturday for the “Earth Hour” campaign against climate change.
March 21, 2013 | 15:04
In light of a Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) proposal to hike the pension age to avert social insurance fund from possible collapse, deputy chairman of National Assembly’s Committee of Social Affairs Bui Sy Loi warned of group-based interests moving in focus.
March 16, 2013 | 09:33
The central province of Quang Nam officially opened the My Son community tourism village near the World Heritage Site of the same name yesterday.
February 04, 2013 | 16:45
Posco Vietnam’s next community benefit project will really be a dream come true.
January 22, 2013 | 09:52
Silkroad Hanoi JSC, a member of Korea-based Silkroad C&T—a leading concrete admixture manufacturer and trader in Korea—has embraced community support activities since its entrance in Vietnam in late 2007.
January 07, 2013 | 11:21
Plans to strengthen top officials’ accountability have moved a step forward.
January 02, 2013 | 09:38
PM Nguyen Tan Dung has sent a New Year message emphasising the central tasks of 2013, which include institutional improvement, combination of monetary and fiscal policies, support for businesses, administrative reform, economic restructuring, and guarantee of social welfare.
December 25, 2012 | 08:56
Launched globally in end 2010, Unilever Sustainable Living Plan (the Plan) is considered the company’s road map to achieve its Vision of “doubling its business, while reducing its environmental footprint and increasing its positive social impact”.
December 25, 2012 | 08:56
Industrial Bank of Korea is one of Korean businesses which have actively handled CSR activities since setting foot in Vietnam.
December 18, 2012 | 14:47
Ties between the Republic of Korea (RoK) and Vietnam will continue to develop in the days, years and decades to come as the two countries pursue strategic interests in bilateral relations in the context of regional and global peace and prosperity, Korean ambassador Ha Chan-ho told VIR’s Dong Hoa on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
November 26, 2012 | 09:00
Vietnam’s highest ranking officials will face annual votes of confidence by secret ballot starting next year under a new mechanism adopted by the National Assembly.
November 02, 2012 | 14:42
The death toll from superstorm Sandy neared 100 on Thursday even as New York struggled back to life amid all the suffering, with the first subway trains rolling in four days.