Former Deputy Defence Minister under investigation

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Former Deputy Minister of National Defence and former Commander of the Vietnam People's Navy Nguyen Van Hien is being investigated for "lack of responsibility, causing serious ... Read More

Prime Minister's trip hoped to strengthen Vietnam - Kuwait ties

Hanoi, Oct. 23 -- Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is paying an official visit to Kuwait from October 26 - 27, the first trip to the Middle East nation by a Vietnamese leader in 10 years, which is expe... Read More

Domestic automobile industry in need of policies to raise competitiveness

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Vietnam needs to issue special policies for the automobile industry to catch up with other countries in the ASEAN region, said experts at a conference held in Hanoi on October ... Read More

Vietnam to become Asian production hub: experts

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Amidst escalating US-China trade tensions, Vietnam is expected to become a major Asian destination for foreign investors thanks to its location, policies and human resources, e... Read More

Vietnam's reform experience shared at high-level dialogue in Tanzania

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Economist Le Dang Doanh , former head of Vietnam's Central Institute for Economic Management , presented the Southeast Asian country's reform policies and achievements over the... Read More

US doctor provides free surgery for Vietnamese children

HCM City (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Doctor McKay McKinnon , a US expert in reconstructive, orthopaedic and maxilla-facial surgery , has returned to Vietnam to offer free surgery for Vietnamese children suffer... Read More

Vietnam hopes to boost parliamentary ties with Ukraine

Moscow (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Vietnamese Ambassador to Ukraine Nguyen Anh Tuan has paid a courtesy call to Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada (Ukrainian parliament) Dmytro Razumkov, who just assumed the post i... Read More

Vietnam, Mexico to boost agriculture, seafood cooperation

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- There's a lot of room for closer ties in the agriculture and seafood sectors between Vietnam and Mexico, especially thanks to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Tr... Read More

US cuts antidumping duties on Vietnamese tra fish fillets

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- The US Department of Commerce ( DOC ) has lowered anti-dumping duties on frozen tra fish (pangasius) fillets from Vietnam in the 15th period of review (POR15), according to the... Read More

Tax bill hits 3.8 billion USD with write offs suggested

Hanoi (VNA), Oct. 23 -- Vietnam's outstanding tax payments had reached 88.25 trillion VND (3.8 billion USD) as of September, up 8.2 percent from the end of 2018, Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung said. ... Read More