US to help build up VN navy capacity

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VOV News English 4 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

US to help build up VN navy capacity

(VOV) - General Martin Dempsey said he will ask the US to strengthen Vietnam’s navy capacity if a ban on lethal arms sales to the Southeast Asian nation is lifted.

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“Wife stealing” custom of H’Mong people

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VOV News English 4 day(s) ago

“Wife stealing” custom of H’Mong people

As spring arrives in the northwestern region, it is the time when young H’Mong men ask their friends to help them to “steal or pull a wife”, an established local custom.

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Why did the chicken cross the road? Oregon cops don't know

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 5 day(s) ago

Why did the chicken cross the road? Oregon cops don't know

Ask police in Portland, Oregon, why the chicken crossed the road, and law enforcement has no idea either.

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Tax, customs procedures to be simplified by September

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

Tax, customs procedures to be simplified by September

A lot of tax and customs procedures will be reduced from now until September, said Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung at the weekly VTV program ‘Citizens ask, Minister answers’ on August 10.

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John McCain supports lifting arms ban on Vietnam

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

John McCain supports lifting arms ban on Vietnam

US Senators John McCain and Sheldon Whitehouse will ask the US Congress to lift a ban on the sale and transfer of weapon to the Vietnam, McCain reportedly told the Vietnamese parliament speaker Nguyen Sinh Hung during a meeting on Friday.

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Minimum wage set to rise 15%

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago 4 related news

Minimum wage set to rise 15%

The National Wage Council will ask the Prime Minister for an average increase of 15.1 per cent in region-based minimum wages next year.

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Making a case for river transport

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VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Making a case for river transport

The Minister of Transport, Dinh La Thang, said yesterday he would ask the Government for policies to attract investment to inland waterway facilities.

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Modified lorries to be taken off the road

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Transport has deployed inspection teams nationwide from July 15 to check and punish those who violate norms by reconfiguring the lorries, changing their initial design, to carry more load. Viet Nam News interviewed two transport ministry officials in charge of the inspection campaign to ask what motivated the move and what has been done so far. The paper also spoke to a member of the local weighing station to know what he and his...

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Joint efforts for justice for Vietnamese AO victims

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago

The Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin Victims (VAVA) and the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) have agreed to increase their activities to ask for justice for the victims.

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VN wants Guinness recognition for oldest living person

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

VN wants Guinness recognition for oldest living person

Viet Nam plans to ask the Guinness World Records to recognise HCM City's Nguyen Thi Tru, the country's oldest living person, as the world's oldest living person.

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Bing offers to 'forget' links in Europe searches

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

Bing offers to 'forget' links in Europe searches

Microsoft on Wednesday followed in Google's footsteps by letting people in Europe ask to have links related to them 'forgotten' on its search engine Bing, under the auspices of a court ruling.

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Binh Dinh to receive help to overcome drought

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development has promised to ask the Prime Minister for an aid package of more than 100 billion VND for the central province of Binh Dinh to overcome the on-going drought.

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Voters ask PM to take tough stance on East Sea

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago 3 related news

Voters in this northern port city have asked the Prime Minister, Nguyen Tan Dung, and National Assembly deputies, to take more resolute measures to get China to withdraw its oil rig from Vietnamese waters.

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Voters ask PM to take tough stance on East Sea

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago 3 related news

Voters in this northern port city have asked the Prime Minister, Nguyen Tan Dung, and National Assembly deputies, to take more resolute measures to get China to withdraw its oil rig from Vietnamese waters.

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Cashew exporters ask for soft loan rates

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VietnamPlus English 1 month(s) ago 2 related news

Cashew exporters ask for soft loan rates

The Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas) has called for commercial banks to lower interest rates for local cashew nut exporters in a bid to revamp the industry and increase competitiveness.

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