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Housing law ambiguities rankle foreign investors

Housing law ambiguities rankle foreign investors

Experts claim that despite the 2014 policy permitting non-Vietnamese citizens to purchase houses in Vietnam, variations in the interpretations of the policy leave investors sceptical and unsure about how to calculate risk.

Vietnamese embassies protect Vietnamese citizens abroad

Vietnamese embassies protect Vietnamese citizens abroad

The Embassy of Vietnam in Malaysia has sent a diplomatic note to relevant ministries and agencies in Malaysia requesting official information about the detention of two Vietnamese fishing vessels with 28 fishermen on board on April 2.

Vietnam ranked 94th in world happiness report

Vietnam ranked 94th in world happiness report

Vietnam was ranked 94th out of 155 countries in the latest World Happiness Report that calls on nations to build social trust and equality to improve the well-being of their citizens.

NA discusses Denunciation Law changes

NA discusses Denunciation Law changes

The National Assembly’s Law Committee on March 9 convened its fourth plenary session in Hanoi, with debates focusing on examining amendments to the drafted Denunciation Law.

Czech promoters of Vietnamese culture honoured

Czech promoters of Vietnamese culture honoured

The "For the Cause of Culture, Sports and Tourism" insignia was awarded to two Czech politicians at a ceremony held at the Vietnam Embassy in the Czech Republic on February 22.

Gov’t approves horse, dog racing gambling

Gov’t approves horse, dog racing gambling

The Government has issued a long-awaited decree allowing Vietnamese citizens to bet on international football matches and on horse and dog races in Vietnam..

Vietnam to begin granting e-visa in February

Vietnam to begin granting e-visa in February

Vietnam will pilot granting electronic visas for foreign citizens from 40 countries worldwide as from February 1, 2017, the Immigration Department under the Ministry of Public Security announced at a press conference in Hanoi on January 25.