Objects found during the search for Lion Air's Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet (Photo: VNA)

Indonesia to investigate Lion Air after deadly plane crash

Indonesia authorities plan to launch a special investigation into Lion Air's operations after its flight JT610 crashed last week, killing all 189 people onboard, a government official said on November 5.
Secretary of HCMC Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan speaks at the conference. (Photo: Sggp)

HCMC calls for investment in building smart city

The Ho Chi Minh City’s government on September 15 hosted a conference on calling for investment in Intelligent Operations Center (IOC) and Socio-Economic Simulation and Forecast Center, developing HCM City into a smart city in 2017-2020, with a vision to 2025.
Indonesia's national currency rupiah (Photo: VNA)

Indonesia strives to stop currency’s sharp plunge against USD

 Indonesia has spent 11.9 trillion rupiah (about 796.7 million USD) in total through several market operations to reduce the pressure from depreciated value of the national currency against the USD, the governor of the country’s central bank said on September 5.
Contestants join a rehearsal on cyber security resolution held by the Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team in Hà Nội. Việt Nam will conduct a project on cyber security supervision following approval from Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc. — VNA/VNS Phot

e-Gov’t focuses on cyber security

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a project on supervising the cyber security of IT services and systems that form the foundation of e-Government operations.
Eye hospital remits charges for social welfare policy brackets

Eye hospital remits charges for social welfare policy brackets

On the occasion of the 71st Wounded Soldiers' and Martyrs' Day (July 27), social welfare policy beneficiaries will receive a discount when they undergo cataract operations from July 23 to 27 in public Eye Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City

Eco-friendly products are sold at Co.opmart supermarkets. (Photo: Sggp)

The 2018 Green Consumption Campaign kicked off

Ho Chi Minh City's annual Green Consumption Campaign encouraging people to buy eco-friendly products and discourage enterprises with operations harmful to the environment has been kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on May 20.
MIT not to recognize cryptocurrency as means of payment

MIT not to recognize cryptocurrency as means of payment

The Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam (MIT) yesterday issued a press release relating to apply of retail prices for electricity consumers who have automated computer data processing systems serving for cryptocurrency decoding operations.