US naval ships visit Da Nang

Three naval ships, the USS Chung Hoon, USS Preble and USNS Safeguard of the United State ’s Navy, with 678 officers and sailors aboard dropped anchor at Tien Sa port in the central city of Da Nang on July 15, beginning their visit to the locality. 

Vietnam’s administrative reform gets international approval

Vietnam’s efforts in regulatory and administrative reform have received approval from officials of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and many countries

VN, US share experiences in FTA negotiations

The National Assembly’s External Affairs Committee and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) held a seminar to share experience in the negotiations and signing of free trade agreements (FTA) in Hanoi on April 19.

Vietnam a top rapid growth market

Vietnam is expected to be among the top three rapid growth markets in the Asia-Pacific region next year, according to Ernst&Young's quarterly Rapid Growth Markets (RGM) Forecast released recently. 

Vietnam: A great place to live

The online magazine ‘Business Insider’ recently published an article written by Investment Strategist Tim Staermose, which gave the author’s impression of Vietnam after an eight day visit to the country.

Repatriation of US Servicemen’s remains

A repatriation ceremony of remains of U.S. servicemen who died during the war in Vietnam was held at the Da Nang International Airport on April 9.

Vietnam tops ASEAN investing destinations

A recent survey of ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ABAC) has shown that regional investors rank Vietnam as the second most attractive destination in the region.

Religion in Vietnam: Asian spirituality with a European touch

For more than 2,000 years, Asia’s great spiritual influences have converged in Vietnam to leave a legacy of typically Asian, tolerant spirituality

VN realizes nuclear energy use commitments

At the 2nd Nuclear Security Summit, PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng stressed that consitently pursuing the policy of using nuclear power for peaceful purposes only, Việt Nam has been actively realizing its commitments regarding nuclear energy use.

FDI disbursement hits 2.5b USD in Q1

Total foreign direct investment (FDI) disbursement in the first quarter reached 2.52 billion USD, or 99.2 percent of last year's figure as during the same period last year, according to preliminary Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) statistics.