Workers making telecoms equipment at a plant of Viettel, a state-owned enterprise operated by the Ministry of Defense (Photo: SGGP)

Defense ministry to dissolve military firms purely doing business

The Ministry of National Defense will divest from or dissolve military enterprises purely doing business in fields of construction, commerce and services, affirmed Lt. Gen Nguyen Trong Nghia, deputy chairman of the General Political Department of the People's Army of Vietnam on Thursday.