(VOV) -Over 10 days, 25 British volunteers have been riding 1,500km from Lao Cai to Danang to spread the latest newborn baby nursing advancements throughout Vietnam.
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has adopted a financial mechanism for an investment programme on electricity transmission grid (the second phase) with loans from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the French Development Agency (AFD).
(VOV) - Interest rates may not be lowered for fear that local consumers will stop depositing their money in banks.
(VOV) - Product restructuring imbalances and general underwhelming competitiveness means the electronics sector needs to unite if breakthroughs in attracting FDI are desired.
Vietnam is one of the 12 countries having the highest rate of tuberculosis (TB) patients in the world, with about 100,000 new cases detected a year.
(VOV) - National Assembly Standing Committee deputies have warned more difficulties will burden the national economy unless effective policies are introduced.
(VOV) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will pay an official visit to Russia from May 12-15 aiming to strengthen the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries.
(VOV) - Unemployment rates among young people more than three times higher than among elders.
The Prime Minister has ratified the 2013-2015 medium-term debt management programme in a bid to ensure the safety of public debt, according to the Vietnam Government Portal (VGP).
Many Vietnamese labourers continue working in the Republic of Korea (RoK) despite of their expired labour contracts, heard a workshop in Hanoi on May 7.
(VOV) -Low inflation in April has provided a good chance for the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) to lower annual deposit interest rates to 7 percent and loan rates to 10 percent.
(VOV) - The footwear industry is targeting an export turnover of US$8 billion and a 10.7 percent growth rate in 2013.
(VOV) - Almost 4 percent of the Vietnamese population suffers from asthma, said Bach Mai Hospital Director Nguyen Quoc Anh at a meeting in Hanoi on May 3 to mark World Asthma Day.
The Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) of Vietnam’s manufacturing sector posted 51 points in April, up slightly from 50.8 a month ago, signalling improvements in operating conditions for the first time in almost two years.
The central province of Ha Tinh announced a master plan on socio-economic development for the province into 2020, with a vision to 2050, at a conference on April 27.