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Hanoi Gift Show boosts export opportunities for craft products
Business

Hanoi Gift Show boosts export opportunities for craft products

NDO – The 2017 Hanoi Gift Show, taking place in Hanoi from October 17 to 20, is expected to provide a good opportunity to promote the export of handicrafts and ethnic items from craft villages in

Mekong boosts tourism
Travel

Mekong boosts tourism

A new campaign aimed at discovering the beauty of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) has been launched with experiences and stories of travellers.

Licensed software boosts IP rights
Tech

Licensed software boosts IP rights

Bolstering intellectual property (IP) rights enforcement, including computer software, is high on the Government’s...

Calm returns to Asia markets as US data boosts dollar
Business

Calm returns to Asia markets as US data boosts dollar

Calm returned to Asian markets Wednesday, with equities stabilising after a two-day rally.

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from South Korea
Business

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from South Korea

Vietnamese companies are turning away from Chinese petroleum suppliers in favor of South Korean.

Toyota Q1 net profit up 11pct to $5.6 bn, boosts FY forecast
Business

Toyota Q1 net profit up 11pct to $5.6 bn, boosts FY forecast

Toyota last year suffered its first drop in annual profit in five years.

Tourism growth boosts development of VN resort property market
Business

Tourism growth boosts development of VN resort property market

Vietnamnet - The impressive growth of Viet Nam’s tourism sector has given a boost to tourism and resort property market, according to experts.

Hai Phong boosts investment, tourism cooperation with Japan
Business

Hai Phong boosts investment, tourism cooperation with Japan

Nhan dan - NDO - Hai Phong signed three memorandums of understanding on cooperation in culture and tourism, flower growing and logistics services with Japanese partners at a workshop held in the

US-led coalition boosts Mosul military advisors to 450: official
Politics

US-led coalition boosts Mosul military advisors to 450: official

Yahoo News The US-led coalition said Wednesday it has doubled to about 450 the number of military advisors assisting Iraqi troops engaged in the fight to retake Mosul from Islamic State fighters. "We

Did you feel it? New undersea cable boosts Vietnam's internet speed
Politics

Did you feel it? New undersea cable boosts Vietnam's internet speed

The $450-million system is much faster than the current unreliable Asia America Gateway.

Free trade deal boosts South Korea’s exports to Vietnam
Business

Free trade deal boosts South Korea’s exports to Vietnam

Vietnam was the world’s third largest importer of South Korean products during January-October, data show.

France's Vivendi boosts stake in Berlusconi's media empire
World

France's Vivendi boosts stake in Berlusconi's media empire

ROME (AP) — French media company Vivendi says it has acquired a 20 percent stake in Italy's Mediaset in what the media company of former Premier Silvio Berlusconi says is a hostile takeover bid.

New Zealand Rugby boosts All Blacks' pay packets
World

New Zealand Rugby boosts All Blacks' pay packets

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Captain Kieran Read is likely to become the first All Black to earn more than $1 million per season after New Zealand Rugby agreed a major boost in salaries under a

Australia boosts spending to keep Great Barrier Reef off 'in danger' list
Travel

Australia boosts spending to keep Great Barrier Reef off 'in danger' list

By Colin Packham SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia will spend A$1.3 billion ($965.3 million) in the next five years to improve the water quality and wellbeing of the Great Barrier Reef to prevent the

Magic-mushroom compound boosts cancer patients' mindset
World

Magic-mushroom compound boosts cancer patients' mindset

The mushroom helps patients relieve from distress.

Qatar Airways boosts capacity on Cape Town, South Africa, flights
Travel

Qatar Airways boosts capacity on Cape Town, South Africa, flights

Qatar Airways has increased daily capacity to the popular family holiday destination Cape Town, with the introduction of a Boeing 777 serving the route from this month. This means an additional 158

UN fears 'ethnic war' in South Sudan, EU boosts refugee funding
World

UN fears 'ethnic war' in South Sudan, EU boosts refugee funding

The UN's special advisor on preventing genocide, Adama Dieng, said he feared escalating ethnic violence in South Sudan, as the EU offered emergency aid for the swelling number of refugees on Friday.

Trump's election boosts Kremlin hopes for better relations
Politics

Trump's election boosts Kremlin hopes for better relations

MOSCOW (AP) — In careful phrasing befitting the spy he once was, Vladimir Putin has made it clear he expects a great deal from President-elect Donald Trump. And, the billionaire businessman may

IMF chief: Equal pay for men and women boosts growth
Politics

IMF chief: Equal pay for men and women boosts growth

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chief of the International Monetary Fund is calling on governments and businesses to do more to promote the same business and economic opportunities for men and women and to

Forex reserves soar as central bank boosts dollar buying
Business

Forex reserves soar as central bank boosts dollar buying

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) last week bought more than US$100 million, sending the nation’ s foreign exchange reserves to an all-time high of more than US$40 billion.

The Latest: Confident Clinton boosts down-ballot focus
Politics

The Latest: Confident Clinton boosts down-ballot focus

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):

St Helena boosts diving credentials with marine protection area
Travel

St Helena boosts diving credentials with marine protection area

A 200 nautical mile maritime zone in the seas around St Helena Island in the South Atlantic has been designated a Marine Protected Area, boosting the island’s offering as a diving destination. St

Conference boosts partnership among Vietnamese, French localities
Business

Conference boosts partnership among Vietnamese, French localities

NDO/ VNA – The 10th conference on the cooperation among Vietnamese and French localities concluded in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on September 16, with the adoption of a joint statement and the

Vietnam boosts catfish exports to U.S., China, Brazil
Business

Vietnam boosts catfish exports to U.S., China, Brazil


Vietnamese companies sharply increased exports of catfish to the U.S., China and Brazil in the first five months of this year but lowered shipments to the European Union, the government portal

United Airlines boosts United States west coast flights
Travel

United Airlines boosts United States west coast flights

United Airlines will increase the frequency of its flights from London/Heathrow to both its San Francisco and Los Angeles hubs. For winter 2016— 17, the airline will operate a second daily Heathrow—