Category Archives: Business

Vietnam, Laos step up judicial ties

Hanoi (VNA) The Supreme People’s Court of Vietnam and its Lao counterpart have agreed to increase training courses for Lao judges and court officials.

Accordingly, a training course for 30 Lao judges will be held from July 22 to August 16.…

Fourth military strategy course for Lao army concludes

Hanoi (VNA) A ceremony was held by the Institute for Defence Strategy (IDS) under the Ministry of National Defence on July 15 to conclude a military strategy training course for Lao army personnel.…

Government works to improve business climate

Hanoi (VNA) A number of business conditions have been reduced or removed thanks to the Government’s efforts in improving the business environment and increasing national competitiveness.

Particularly, the reduction of unnecessary business conditions in the fields of trade, investment and industrial production has been hailed by enterprises.…

Northern power firm sells nearly 33 billion kWh

Hanoi (VNA) The Vietnam Electricity (EVN)’s Northern Power Corporation (EVNNPC) sold nearly 33 billion kWh of electricity during the January-June period, a year-on-year surge of 8.82 percent.

Of the total amount, 64.84 percent was purchased by the industrial sector, and the remainder acquired for daily life, up 8.22 percent and 9.21 percent, respectively, from the same time last year.…

Vietnam pledges support for Singaporean investments: PM

Hanoi (VNA) The Vietnamese Government is willing to listen to opinions from Singaporean businesses and wishes they would do long-term business in the country, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said.…

White book to give overview of collective economy, cooperatives

Hanoi (VNA) Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Vietnam Cooperative Alliance (VCA) to compile a white book on the country’s collective economy and cooperatives.…

TPBank, UnionPay launch payment service

Hanoi (VNA) The Tien Phong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (TPBank) and UnionPay International (UPI) signed a cooperation agreement on inter-bank payment in Vietnam, at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 15.…