Da Nang kickstarts economy after COVID-19 pandemic

The festival aims to promote the city’s tangible and intangible cultural values, tourism destinations and beautiful beaches. It is also expected to connect and help local businesses to introduce their products and services, boost investment in tourism infrastructure and strengthen tourism co-operation between the city and other localities in Vietnam.

Vietnam to issue evisas for citizens from 80 countries from July 1

The 80 countries include Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands, the Philippines, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United States and Venezuela.

11 Vietnamese tax, customs officials suspended over alleged bribery at Japanese firm

Ngo Xuan Tong, director of the Bac Ninh Tax Department, confirmed to Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper on Tuesday that four incumbent officials and Pham Duc Thuong, a former vice-director of the agency, have been temporarily relieved of their job for 15 days.

Thanh Hoa beat Pho Hien in National Cup

“Samson is an excellent player, he not only played well today but has shown it for years. He opened the score and helped us break the deadlock in this match. Today, we didn’t start very well because of nervousness, but when it came to the second half, everything was fine and we finally won. We […]

PM orders verification of alleged bribery by Japanese firm

Eleven customs and tax officials in the northern province of Bac Ninh, where plastic appliances maker Tenma Vietnam is located, have been suspended for 15 days starting Wednesday pending investigations into the allegations that the company had bribed Vietnamese officials on two occasions, in 2017 and last year.

National Assembly discusses whether to ban debt collection services

Under the second option, debt collection services would not be banned but classified as a conditional business activity because the service meets citizens’ needs and debt collection service providers have effective tools for complying with the law in collecting debts for customers. For better management of debt collection services, Thanh suggested imposing stricter regulations on […]

National team captains named winners of Vietnam Golden Ball Awards

Park Hang Seo (center) and Mai Duc Chung (left) react after receiving a special prize recognizing their contributions to Vietnamese football at the 2019 Vietnam Golden Ball awards ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City, May 26, 2020. Photo: N.K. / Tuoi Tre South Korean Park Hang Seo and Vietnamese Mai Duc Chung, who are the […]

Vietnam suspends officials in Tenma’s bribery case

According to an official letter sent to the relevant departments on May 26, Dung told the top leaders of the two departments to suspend officials allegedly involved in tax and post-customs clearance inspections of Tenma Vietnam for 15 days while the investigation is conducted.

Investing frameworks can entice even more

Following fellow industrial giants, Panasonic is also looking to relocate to Vietnam Photo: Duc Thanh Japanese electronics manufacturer Panasonic last week declared a halt in operations of its large washing machine factory in the suburbs of Bangkok and announced it would migrate the facility to a branch in Vietnam. Accordingly, the factory, together with a […]

UNICEF supports Covid-19-hit people in Vietnam

“As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to spread worldwide, the hand washing practices that are now well established in Vietnam must continue, while we remain vigilant to fight the spread of this and any disease that threatens children’s health and well-being,” said Rana Flowers, UNICEF Representative in Vietnam.