Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (L) and Professor Hoang Tuy (Photo VNA)

PM asks mathematics institute to apply technologies to boost production

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan “placed an order” for the Institute of Mathematics under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) to boost the application of technologies in production to increase labour productivity at a working session in Hanoi on December 14.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pledged favourable conditions for businesses at the Vietnam Business Forum in Hanoi on Tuesday. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

Businesses ask PM for transparency, fewer rules

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pledged the Government would continue to improve the business climate for the private sector to thrive, stressing their critical role in national growth.
Over 40,000 VNese people to benefit from VRC’s project

Over 40,000 VNese people to benefit from VRC’s project

With an $800,000 grant from the U.S. Agency for International Development, Phase II of the Vietnam Red Cross’s project launched by U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink yesterday is expected to benefit 13,700 people directly and 30,000 people indirectly in three provinces of the Mekong delta province of Bac Lieu, the northern province of Hoa Binh, and the central province of Quang Tri.
Major General Le Xuan Vien, head of the Immigration Management Department, speaks at the press conference to review the nine-month pilot e-visa scheme. (Photo: VNA)

E-visa issuance grows each month: immigration official

The number of e-visa issues for foreigners entering Vietnam has seen dramatic growth month on month, said Major General Le Xuan Vien, head of the Immigration Management Department in a press conference on December 12.
Phong Nha-Ke Bang national park has discovered 58 new caves (file photo)

Quang Binh province discovers 58 new caves

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park has discovered 58 new caves which had never been announced before in Minh Hoa district, said park director Le Thanh Tinh yesterday.
Communist Party of Vietnam General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong speaks at the 11th National Congress of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth (HCYU) opened in Hanoi yesterday

Youth urged to bolster ’revolutionary ideals’

The 11th National Congress of the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth (HCYU) opened in Hanoi yesterday, drawing 999 delegates representing millions of the union’s members nationwide.
 
EVN repairs electricity wires gratis for poor households

EVN repairs electricity wires gratis for poor households

The Southern Power Corp (EVN SPC) said it will give free electricity repair for over 4,000 poor-considered houses and beneficiaries of social welfare policy in 21 cities and provinces in this month - “Month for showing gratitude to customers”