The tenth meeting of the APEC Port Services Network (APSN) Council under the Transportation Working Group (APTWG) was held in Ho Chi Minh City on August 18.
VOV.VN - Located in an important position in the central region’s economic hub, Quang Nam has many potentials and advantages in natural and human resources for economic development, especially tourism services.
The government has issued Decree No. 94/2017/ND-CP declaring the State will hold the monopoly in the production and trading of 20 goods and services as from October 1 this year.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the health sector to continue improving the quality of human resources and focusing on improving medical ethics, while enhancing the quality of the country’s population.
These street vendors need no glaring electronic signs, not even a letter to advertise their goods and services.
Many cars have been found to provide Uber and Grab services in Danang City despite not being allowed by municipal authorities.
The country’s total retail sales and services revenue reached VND2.24 quadrillion (US$98.6 billion) in the first seven months of this year, a year on year increase of 10%.
VOV.VN - Mozambique’s Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario has ended an official visit to Vietnam July 31-August 3 at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The Hanoi Transport Department has urged the Hanoi Transport & Services Corporation to complete its plan to soon put into operation the City Tour route by double-decker tourist buses.
Many businesses, from startups to big express delivery firms, have jumped into the market of fast delivery services for online shops.
Since 2010, the number of 3-5-star hotels nationwide has doubled, helping enhance the competitiveness of Vietnam’s hotel system to the regional level. However, hotels also face fierce competition from new accommodation services.
New medical graduates could be required to work for three to five years at healthcare centres in outlying regions to meet a critical lack of doctors and help improve healthcare services there.
Representatives of over 200 tourism businesses attended a conference on improving management of tourism operations on July 21 in Ho Chi Minh City.
The southern province of Kien Giang on July 18 held a ceremony to commemorate rebury the remains of 51 Vietnamese voluntary soldiers who laid down their lives in Cambodia during wartime.
Hanoi’s Department of Information and Communications hosted a conference on July 14 to launch online public services at level 3 and 4.
Vietnamese mobile service operators are racing to reduce the charges for roaming services after the Ministry of Information and Communications allowed mobile operators to negotiate with foreign partners about international roaming services since June 1.
An APEC 2017 working group on July 6 inspected preparations on health care for the APEC Forum on Financial Inclusion which is slated for July 10-12 in Hoi An town, the central province of Quang Nam.
The Ministry of Transport has asked ride hailing platforms Uber and Grab to stop providing carpooling services.
The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang licensed 24 projects, including three foreign direct investment (FDI) projects, with a combined registered capital of US$1.77 billion, 3.6 times higher than the number of 2016.
VOV.VN- Vietnam’s natural scenic spots and cultural heritage sites attracts millions of foreign tourists every year. Relevant authorities have enhanced activities to build a modern tourism environment, high quality services, and a friendly and welcoming attitude toward tourists.