Category Archives: Business & Finance

Hanoi tops world highest office yield: Savills

The Vietnamese capital city of Hanoi recorded the highest office yield in the world for the second half of 2018, with a market yield of 8.57 percent, according to the Savills World Office Yield Spectrum.

It was the thi…

Global campaign on traffic safety launched in Vietnam

The global campaign on traffic safety in Vietnam was launched in Hanoi on Tuesday drawing 3,000 participants.

Organized by the International Automobile Federation (FIA) and the National Traffic Safety Committe…

Vietnam’s Sustainable Development Statistical Indicators announced

The General Statistics Office (GSO) on Tuesday announced the Set of Sustainable Development Statistical Indicators of Vietnam, another step toward its goal of leaving no one behind.

The indicators aim to provide …

Five Vietnamese Activists Shout Down Judge After Subversion Appeals Rejected

Five Vietnamese activists drowned out the judge in the Ho Chi Minh City high court on Monday with shouts of down with the trial and down with communists after their appeals of lengthy 2018 subversion sentences were re…

Ha Giang tourism promoted in central region

Tourism attractions of the northern mountain province of Ha Giang were introduced to the central region at a seminar in Nha Trang City on Monday.

In 2018, Ha Giang welcomed more than 1 million tourists, one forth of th…

Boeing issues safety measures following Ethiopian Airlines crash

Boeing said Sunday it is finalizing updates to its software in the Boeing 737 Max 8 plane and is revising its pilot training program.

The Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS) is an automated safe…

Ho Chi Minh city responds to Earth Hour 2019

Ho Chi Minh city will mark Earth Hour 2019 with an event on March 30 to encourage people to turn off the lights for one hour.

This year's Earth Hour campaign features projects to promote green innovations and energy sav…

Trump Again Attacks McCain, Months After His Death, for Role in Russia Probe

U.S. President Donald Trump is firing new broadsides at the late-Sen. John McCain, nearly seven months after the one-time prisoner of war in Vietnam died from brain cancer.

In a trio of Twitter comments on Saturday a…

Yellow vest protests continue across France

10,000 French yellow vest protesters gathered in Paris early Saturday morning in the 18th straight weekend of demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron.

They threw smoke bombs and other objects at office…

Foreign experts concerned about maritime security in East Sea

Many international experts attending a recent meeting on maritime security in Vietnam have voiced their concerns over unilateral actions and militarization in the East Sea in the recent past, which they said have …

Photo exhibition on parliamentarians’ first visit to France

A photo exhibition on the 1st National Assembly (NA) delegation's friendship visit to France in 1946 is scheduled for March 18-24 on Nguyen Van Binh Book Street in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, reported Saigon Giai ph…

TASS: North Korea considers to suspend nuclear talks with the US

North Korea is considering suspension of denuclearization talks with the United States, Deputy Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui told reporters on Friday.

She added that Pyongyang has no intention to yield to the US de…

Results announced for DAY 1 FIG World Cup in Artistic Gymnastics in Baku

Finalists have been announced among male gymnasts, who performed in floor exercises, exercises on parallel bars and rings and among female gymnasts, who performed in vault exercises and exercises on uneven bars a…

Trump Says He is in No Rush to Complete China Trade Deal

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was in no rush to complete a trade pact with China and insisted that any deal include protection for intellectual property, a major sticking point between …