Novaland Expo: Raising the bar with leading brands

At the exhibition space belonging to building materials and interior-exterior decoration, the participants will be provided with useful information about contemporary construction trends from well-established businesses in “hardware” construction such as DP Consulting – the supplier and designer installing and providing after-sales services for the backup power generator system and hydraulic engines of Rolls-Royce Power […]

Vietnamese cinemas remain empty as industry awaits post-pandemic rebound

In an apparent chicken and egg situation, many Vietnamese producers have reportedly postponed the premiere of their summer movies, as they do not want their pictures to hit almost-empty cinema halls only to bring in meager revenues.

Nine jailed in northern Vietnam over high school exam fraud

Yen, who was accused of playing a main role in the case, also denied culpability. While the prosecution said his actions had allowed subordinates to carry out their illegal acts, he said their confessions and details of the accusations against him were “inaccurate.” He denied having created opportunities for his subordinates to alter the exam […]

Tourism revenue reaches VND8,300 billion in the first five months

May saw the lowest number of foreign arrivals, falling 13.6 percent and 98.3 percent compared to the previous month and last year respectively because the country has continued to implement preventive measures against the disease and not allowed international visitors to enter Vietnam, but foreign experts and technicians who are working in the country.

12 people handed sentences in Vietnam’s Son La Province for roles in national exam cheating scandal

Lo Van Huynh, former head of the Son La Department of Education and Training’s division for examination and educational quality management, is present at a court for test-score manipulation in the 2018 National High School Exam in Son La Province, Vietnam, May 29, 2020. Photo: Danh Trong / Tuoi Tre The court also handed down […]

Foreigners coming to HCMC for medical treatment to be isolated 14 days

During the stay in hospitals’ quarantine wards, foreign patients are positive for the coronavirus or show symptoms of respiratory disease caused by the deadly virus, the hospital must report to the Center for Disease Control and transfer the patient to hospitals which can treat the disease. Other hospitals will provide treatment during the isolation time.

Deforestation continues to rage in Vietnam

The plan focuses on accelerating civic engagement in forest protection and development which hands over forestry areas to local residents, especially ethnic minority groups, to manage and plant trees. The General Department of Land Administration will work as a monitoring body to instruct and inspect localities, organisations and businesses to tighten management over forests.  VNS