Ildex Vietnam 2014
09:04 | 06/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The event will be held from March 19-21 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) by VNU Exhibitions Asia Pacific Co., Ltd and Minh Vi Exhibition & Advertisement Service Co., Ltd with leading international participants in livestock industry and aquaculture from the Netherlands, France, China, Thailand, the Republic of Korea, and Spain.
Sweet dream of a young woman leader
15:31 | 05/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Nguyen Huyen Chau was the first Vietnamese selected to attend the World Economic Forum, which took place in January 2014 in Davos (Switzerland). She spoke about her intentions and dreams in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Thanh Tam.
Prince Michael launches Helmets for Kids program, presents Int’l Road Safety Award
11:24 | 04/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - HRH Prince Michael of Kent GCVO attended a kick-off ceremony at Van Phuc Primary School on February 28 in Hanoi to launch the Helmets for Kids program organized by the Asia Injury Prevention Foundation (AIP Foundation). More than 1,100 helmets sponsored by the FIA Foundation were provided to students and teachers of the Van Phuc Primary School. On this occasion, Prince Michael presented the Prince Michael International Road Safety Award to the Vietnam Television (VTV) in recognition of VTV’s positive contributions to road safety awareness in Vietnam.
February CPI increases by 0.55 percent
09:26 | 03/03/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Ministry of Planning and Investment’s General Statistical Office recently made public the national consumer price index (CPI) for this February, which increased by merely 0.55 percent from January and 4.65 percent from a year ago.
The Transformation of Halong property market
11:00 | 28/02/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Along with the strong development of the economy, society and urbanization process as well as the enlargement of numerous modern real estate projects, Halong City has been totally transformed and become a first tier urban area. Housing quality standards and criteria, therefore, are being promoted to a higher and more rigorous level.
Tay Ninh, an eco-economic city
09:35 | 28/02/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - On February 14, Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai presented a resolution on establishment of a Tay Ninh City to Tay Ninh Province People’s Committee Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Thu Thuy and Tay Ninh City People’s Committee Chairman Tran Huu Hau. According to the resolution, the 14,000 hectare Tay Ninh City would have 153,537 residents and 10 administrative units with seven wards and three communes.
HBC starts Hilton Da Nang project again
14:10 | 27/02/2014 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Bach Dang Service-Trading-Hotel Joint Stock Company’s Hilton Da Nang hotel complex project was launched again after long suspension due to capital shortages. The Hoa Binh Construction and Real Estate Corporation (HBC) continued to be the EPC (engineering-procurement-construction) contractor building the foundation and basement of the project.