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.

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attends Nuclear Security Summit

PM Nguyen Tan Dung left Ha Noi on March 26 to attend the 2nd Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul and pay an official visit to the Republic of Korea at the invitation of President Lee Myung-bak.


Mayor of New York City visits Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung received Mayor of New York city Michael Bloomberg in Hanoi on March 23, on his working visit to Vietnam

Vietnam and US cooperate in low emission development

 United States and Vietnam on March 21 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation on low emission development in Hanoi . 

Vietnam: World's most promising frontier market

Vietnam takes the lead in the top 15 of the most promising frontier markets in the world.

National Assembly Vice Chairman visits US and Canadian

A Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) delegation led by Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu paid a working visit to the US and Canada from March 12-16 to enhance their relations and exchange experiences in law-making and supervising.

TPP talks to be hammered out this year

Negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) are likely to be completed this year if all the concerned parties remain committed and flexible.