Sharp rise in imports of Chinese machinery

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 1 month(s) ago

Sharp rise in imports of Chinese machinery

Vietnam spent USD2.27bn on imports of machinery from China in the first quarter of this year, up 46% on a year earlier, but concerns have been raised that the country may not be getting value for money.

Keywords: 

Police officers jailed for embezzlement

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

Kien Giang Province's People Court in the Mekong Delta yesterday sentenced two former police officers to a total of 32 years' jail for embezzlement. Pham Van Manh received 17 years, and Trinh Thi Ngoc Nhung, 15.

Keywords: 

Obama plans tax on US firms overseas to fix roads at home

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 month(s) ago

Obama plans tax on US firms overseas to fix roads at home

US President Barack Obama plans to close a tax loophole that allows US firms to avoid paying taxes on overseas profits, the White House says.

Keywords: 

Big businesses ask for tax leniency while exploiting every legal loophole

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

Big businesses ask for tax leniency while exploiting every legal loophole

VietNamNet Bridge – Corporations have many methods to bleed the national budget’s dry: evading tax, declaring inaccurate taxable income, delaying tax payments, and committing trade fraud.

Keywords: 

Software bug gives hackers control

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 8 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

A new fatal security threat, larger than the open SSL security loophole Heartbleed, has been discovered, according to the Viet Nam Information Security Association (VNISA).

Keywords: 

In Thailand, baby gender selection loophole draws China, HK women to IVF clinics

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 11 month(s) ago

In Thailand, baby gender selection loophole draws China, HK women to IVF clinics

At 26, with a baby daughter, a Hong Kong mother and her husband wanted a second child. To make sure it would be a boy, they paid $9,000 and flew to Thailand, the last place in Asia where gender selection treatment is available and breaks no law.

Keywords: 

Squeezing scrap imports

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 13 month(s) ago 1 related news

Squeezing scrap imports

Fearing that environmental pollution could worsen due to imports of scrap, National Assembly Standing Committee members have suggested the draft amendments to the Law on Environmental Protection include strict specific conditions on scrap imports and define the difference between waste, scrap and input materials for better management.

Keywords: 

Online payment safe from bug: Bkav

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 14 month(s) ago

Online payment safe from bug: Bkav

Users can make online transactions safely in Viet Nam without worrying about OpenSSL Heartbleed bug, said Viet Nam's leading security company Bkav.

Keywords: 

Online payment safe from bug: Bkav

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 14 month(s) ago

Users can make online transactions safely in Viet Nam without worrying about OpenSSL Heartbleed bug, said Viet Nam's leading security company Bkav.

Keywords: 

Troubled MtGox Bitcoin boss emerges after shut down

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 16 month(s) ago

Troubled MtGox Bitcoin boss emerges after shut down

The head of troubled Bitcoin exchange MtGox has made his first statement since the service went offline.

Keywords: 

Tens of Thousands of industrial land lay vacant

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 16 month(s) ago

Tens of Thousands of industrial land lay vacant

Tens of thousands of hectares of abandoned industrial zones currently litter Vietnam’s landscape.

Keywords: 

Tens of Thousands of industrial land lay vacant

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 16 month(s) ago

Tens of Thousands of industrial land lay vacant

Tens of thousands of hectares of abandoned industrial zones currently litter Vietnam’s landscape.

Keywords: 

Toxic toys still arriving through quality-control law loophole

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 18 month(s) ago

Toxic toys still arriving through quality-control law loophole

Despite a series of procedures and mandatory quality checks set up to control the import of children’s toys, there are still loopholes that enable toxic products to slip through and enter the market.

Keywords: 

Vietnam mulls ban on expats making foreign-currency desposits

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 20 month(s) ago

Vietnam mulls ban on expats making foreign-currency desposits

The central bank has unveiled a draft decree which seeks to prohibit non-Vietnamese from opening bank savings accounts in foreign currencies.

Keywords: 

Too many taxis cruise Ha Noi

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 21 month(s) ago

Too many taxis cruise Ha Noi

Many taxi firms have cheated to increase the number of cars operating in Ha Noi to get profits, according to the Municipal Transport Authority.

Keywords: 

Top page