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Vietnam finally considers allowing foreigners to put cash in banks
Business

Vietnam finally considers allowing foreigners to put cash in banks

En nexpress - The idea is aimed at preventing speculation and keeping money in the country.

VN Civil Aviation Authority considers applying floor price for domestic airfares
Business

VN Civil Aviation Authority considers applying floor price for domestic airfares

Vietnamnet - The transport ministry has instructed the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) to study the proposal for applying a floor price for domestic air tickets.

HCM City considers opening huge pedestrian area
Travel

HCM City considers opening huge pedestrian area

Bao Moi - The Department of Transport in HCM City is considering opening a pedestrian area that covers 220 hectares in the city centre.

Slain Myanmar lawyer's family considers him a fallen hero
World

Slain Myanmar lawyer's family considers him a fallen hero

Yahoo News YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — The family of an assassinated adviser to Myanmar's government had worried about his activities and warned him to be careful, but he pursued his work for the sake of

Hanoi considers ditching war-time loudspeakers
Politics

Hanoi considers ditching war-time loudspeakers

In the age of the internet, Hanoi's mayor said the old system has become obsolete and urged local officials to review their effectiveness.

Hanoi considers more free wi-fi spots to boost tourism
Travel

Hanoi considers more free wi-fi spots to boost tourism

En Vnexpress - The network is expected to spread out beyond the city center.

Vietnam considers plan for gold trading floor to curb hoarding
Business

Vietnam considers plan for gold trading floor to curb hoarding

En nexpress - Experts estimate that Vietnamese are keeping up to 500 tons of gold in personal savings, which could be channeled into the economy.

Industry Ministry considers bankruptcy for Dung Quat shipyard
Business

Industry Ministry considers bankruptcy for Dung Quat shipyard

To deal with the unprofitable Dung Quat shipyard, MOIT believes that declaring bankruptcy is the most feasible solution.

China considers easing foreign investment limits
Politics

China considers easing foreign investment limits

China has indicated it could relax restrictions on foreign investment in some sectors as it struggles to counter an overseas exodus of capital, while facing accusations of protectionism from US

PM: Vietnam considers ADB important partner
Business

PM: Vietnam considers ADB important partner

NDO/VNA – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is one of the most important partners in providing capital, technical assistance and policy advice to Vietnam, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said at the

Samsung considers splitting into two
World

Samsung considers splitting into two

Samsung Electronics Co. on Tuesday said it was considering splitting the company into two, a move seen as necessary for heir-apparent Lee Jae-Yong to take over the firm from his father. Samsung has

China considers granting Philippines access to disputed shoal - adviser
World

China considers granting Philippines access to disputed shoal - adviser

'A wholesale bilateral fishing industry deal is still being discussed, an agreement has not yet been reached.'

Vietnam considers legalizing sports betting
Politics

Vietnam considers legalizing sports betting

New rules are expected to be submitted to the government for review soon.

The Latest: Trump considers Wilbur Ross for Commerce post
Politics

The Latest: Trump considers Wilbur Ross for Commerce post

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times local):

Trump considers Romney as top US diplomat: report
Politics

Trump considers Romney as top US diplomat: report

US President-elect Donald Trump is considering Mitt Romney as secretary of state, in what would be a major olive branch to mainstream Republicans who opposed the tycoon's candidacy, a report said

Thailand considers Zika tests for all pregnant women
Health

Thailand considers Zika tests for all pregnant women

Thailand is considering testing all pregnant women for Zika, the health ministry said on Monday, following confirmation last week of its first known cases of microcephaly, a birth defect marked by

The Latest: Hawaii board considers foreign fishing licenses
World

The Latest: Hawaii board considers foreign fishing licenses

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on the effort to change Hawaii's rules for issuing commercial fishing licenses and protect foreign fisherman (all times local):

Hoang Anh Gia Lai considers selling 20,000 hectares of rubber area to Chinese
Business

Hoang Anh Gia Lai considers selling 20,000 hectares of rubber area to Chinese

In an effort to generate cash flow for debt repayment, Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group will have to sell sugar refineries and possibly sell 20,000 hectares of rubber area to the Chinese.

Hanoi considers building $500 mln horse racing, golf course complex
Business

Hanoi considers building $500 mln horse racing, golf course complex


Off to the races: Would you fancy a flutter at the first five-star racetrack in the country?

Vietnam considers slashing corporate tax despite soaring budget deficit
Business

Vietnam considers slashing corporate tax despite soaring budget deficit


While the government is desperate for measures to ease budget deficit, corporate tax rates might actually fall.

Tough road ahead as Ho Chi Minh City considers clearing makeshift markets
Business

Tough road ahead as Ho Chi Minh City considers clearing makeshift markets

Temporary markets occupy streets but buyers love the convenience