Category Archives: Human Rights

New Philippine Military Chief Expects No ‘Shooting War’ Over South China Sea

The Philippine military backs diplomatic efforts to resolve tensions with Beijing over the South China Sea, the new commander of the armed forces said Thursday, casting doubt that war would break out despite Chinese forays into contested waters.…

Nearly 169.5 million USD mobilised from Government bonds

Hanoi The State Treasury recently mobilised 3.94 trillion VND (169.42 million USD) through Government bond auctions on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX).

Some 4 trillion VND worth of G-bonds were offered, including seven-year bonds valued at 500 billion VND, 10-year and 15-year bonds each valued at 1.5 trillion VND, and 30-year bonds valued at 500 billion VND.…

Tien Giang: Industrial production hits nearly 2.47 billion USD in 9 months

Tien Giang The production value recorded at the industrial parks (IPs) across the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang reached nearly 57.38 trillion VND (2.47 billion USD) between January and September, up 13.77 percent year-on-year.…

Da Nang promotes growth of startup ecosystem

Da Nang The central city of Da Nang has applied various measures to encourage individuals and organisations to join startup ecosystem towards the goal of becoming an innovative startup centre of the region.…

Collective economy achieves good results

Hanoi (VNS/VNA) – While positive results have been achieved getting people to work together as part of a cooperative, there’s still limitation in its development, said Vo Thanh Thong, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment.…

Vinacomin records highest growth in industrial sector in nine months

Hanoi The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) recorded a high growth of 14 percent in the first nine months of 2019, the highest level in the industrial sector.…

Hanoi remains Vietnam’s biggest FDI magnet in nine months

Hanoi Hanoi raked in about 6.23 billion USD in foreign direct investment (FDI) during the first nine months of this year, continuing to lead the country in FDI attraction, according to the municipal People’s Committee.…