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Foreign medicine clinics fall foul of regulations
Health

Foreign medicine clinics fall foul of regulations

People’s Committee in Ho Chi Minh City and health inspectors have issued fines to five medicine clinics in the city because they have fallen foul of regulations in the field of treatment, advertising

170 foreign athletes set sail from Hong Kong with Nha Trang on the horizon
Travel

170 foreign athletes set sail from Hong Kong with Nha Trang on the horizon

En Vnexpress - The teams will dock in the Vietnamese resort town over the weekend before heading back.

Foreign OTAs holds 80 percent of VN’s online travel market share
Travel

Foreign OTAs holds 80 percent of VN’s online travel market share

Global online travel agencies such as Agoda.com, booking.com, Traveloka.com, Expedia.com are monopolizing the Vietnamese market, holding 80 percent market share, according to Vietnam E-Commerce

First foreign-owned petrol station opened in Hanoi
Business

First foreign-owned petrol station opened in Hanoi

NDO - A petrol service station named Idemitsu Q8 was launched at the Thang Long Industrial Park in Hanoi, on October 5, becoming the first wholly foreign-owned petrol station to join the petrol

Chinese tourists top list of foreign visitors to Vietnam
Travel

Chinese tourists top list of foreign visitors to Vietnam

Chinese tourists have continued to take the lead in the number of foreign visitors to Vietnam, up more than 47% to more than 2.9 million arrivals, according to the Vietnam National Administration of

Binh Duong removes difficulties for foreign investors
Business

Binh Duong removes difficulties for foreign investors

NDO - Leaders of Binh Duong provincial People's Committee and representatives from the related departments and sectors joined a meeting with foreign investors, on September 26, in a bid to remove any

Over 9.4 million foreign tourists come to Vietnam in nine months
Travel

Over 9.4 million foreign tourists come to Vietnam in nine months

Vietnam welcomed more than 9.4 million international tourists in the first nine months of 2017, a year-on-year rise of 28.4 percent.

Foreign-style restaurants in Hanoi
Travel

Foreign-style restaurants in Hanoi

La Salsa, Bobby Chinn, Le Petit, and Don’sare luxury restaurants with European cuisine and highly appreciated in Hanoi. On weekends, choose one of the listed restaurants to enjoy a romantic dinner.

Vietnam nominates tear-jerker to vie for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars
Travel

Vietnam nominates tear-jerker to vie for Best Foreign Film at the Oscars

En Vnexpress - The story of a terminally ill boy and his blind father has already touched international critics.

Rough Guides: Vietnam on the top 20 list for foreign tourists
Travel

Rough Guides: Vietnam on the top 20 list for foreign tourists

Vietnam is undoubtedly an inspiring tourist destination in the eyes of international travelers as the country has recently been named as one of the 20 most beautiful countries around the world voted

Vietnam to serve 13 million foreign tourists in 2017
Travel

Vietnam to serve 13 million foreign tourists in 2017

Vietnam’s tourism sector is likely to fulfill the target set by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of welcoming 13 million international visitors in 2017.

Vietnam expects foreign investment to hit record $16 billion this year: report
Business

Vietnam expects foreign investment to hit record $16 billion this year: report

Cheap labor continues to be a magnet for foreign investors.

Over $650,000 VAT refunded to foreign visitors
Travel

Over $650,000 VAT refunded to foreign visitors

Over 3,500 foreigners received VAT refund totaling VND15 billion (US$660,000) in the last six months, a year on year increase of nearly 50 percent, reported the Customs Division at Tan Son Nhat

What's your take on these videos of foreign women being kicked off coach in central Vietnam?
Travel

What's your take on these videos of foreign women being kicked off coach in central Vietnam?

En Vnexpress - Some say the conductor was being a bully, but the coach firm says the women were drunk and abusive.

Vietnam to lift restrictions on foreign investment in privatization push: Prime Minister
Business

Vietnam to lift restrictions on foreign investment in privatization push: Prime Minister

En nexpress - PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the country will relax regulations as it looks to make $7 billion from share sales.

$2.8 bln power plant makes Japan Vietnam’s biggest foreign investor in H1
Business

$2.8 bln power plant makes Japan Vietnam’s biggest foreign investor in H1

En nexpress - FDI pledges for new projects and additional investment hit $19.22 billion in the first six months.

Compelling Vietnam: Foreign investors unfazed by Trump's trade deal rebuff
Business

Compelling Vietnam: Foreign investors unfazed by Trump's trade deal rebuff

En nexpress - Vietnam has been a big winner as Chinese manufacturing costs have risen and China itself is now one of the three biggest investors in Vietnam.

Foreign investors in race to take over real estate projects in Vietnam
Business

Foreign investors in race to take over real estate projects in Vietnam

En nexpress - The country's resort sector is looking like an attractive proposition as tourist numbers continue to climb.

Trump returns from foreign trip to familiar role: Tweeter in chief
Politics

Trump returns from foreign trip to familiar role: Tweeter in chief

Yahoo News “It is my opinion that many of the leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media,” the president tweeted early Sunday. “#FakeNews is the enemy!“

Spicer tussles with reporters after Trump’s foreign trip
Politics

Spicer tussles with reporters after Trump’s foreign trip

Yahoo News Despite the condemnation of anonymous sources, Trump’s White House frequently puts out its own information anonymously or attributed to senior officials.

Homes unpossessable for foreign owners made public
Business

Homes unpossessable for foreign owners made public

Vietnamnet - The Government has ordered the relevant bodies to make public the lists of real estate projects which foreign organisations and individuals will be unable to own.

Sweets companies fall into foreign hands
Business

Sweets companies fall into foreign hands

Vietnamnet - Vietnamese investors develop their businesses well in the beginning stages of growth, but have difficulty after expansion, analysts say.

New trend: Vietnamese capital flowing into foreign real estate markets
Business

New trend: Vietnamese capital flowing into foreign real estate markets

Vietnamnet - While foreign capital flows into the Vietnamese real estate market, domestic capital also flows out of Vietnam into various markets around the world.

Foreign investment helps market
Business

Foreign investment helps market

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s key VN Index extended growth for a second day yesterday as bank stocks were boosted by strong foreign investment.

Expediting disbursement of foreign direct investment
Business

Expediting disbursement of foreign direct investment

Nhan dan - NDO - According to the Foreign Investment Agency (FIA), disbursed foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first four months of 2017 was estimated at US$4.8 billion, up 3.2% year on year,