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Measures discussed to facilitate sustainable high-tech agricultural development
Business

Measures discussed to facilitate sustainable high-tech agricultural development

NDO – Over 300 agriculture experts, from both at home and abroad, gathered at a forum in the central coastal city of Da Nang on November 23, in order to discuss the issues relating to the development

Beauty of Dien Bien’s high mountain villages
Travel

Beauty of Dien Bien’s high mountain villages

Beauty of Dien Bien’s high mountain villages

Perfect jump: Young Hanoians get high on parachutes
Travel

Perfect jump: Young Hanoians get high on parachutes

En Vnexpress - The students spent four months preparing for their 2,600 feet jump from helicopters.

High earnings for telecom firms
Tech

High earnings for telecom firms

Vietnamese telecom operators reported a big gain in the first nine months of this year.

Ha Long Bay charges expected to reach record high this year
Travel

Ha Long Bay charges expected to reach record high this year

The northern province of Quang Ninh expects to earn a record VND1 trillion (USD45.5 million) from entrance fees to Ha Long Bay this year.

High-level dialogue suggests policies on women’s empowerment
Business

High-level dialogue suggests policies on women’s empowerment

NDO/VNA – The 2017 APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Women and the Economy was held in Hue city, on September 29, focusing on policy recommendations to enhance the inclusion and economic empowerment

High-speed boat service available on HCM City – Can Gio - Vung Tau route
Travel

High-speed boat service available on HCM City – Can Gio - Vung Tau route

A high-speed boat service between HCM City, Can Gio District and Vung Tau will be launched in October, the city Department of Transport has said.

Da Nang conducts power outage drill in service of APEC High-level Week 2017
Business

Da Nang conducts power outage drill in service of APEC High-level Week 2017

NDO – The Da Nang authorities launched a drill from 3am to 7am on September 17 to prepare effective responses in the case of widespead power outages across the city, in service of the APEC High-level

High Hanoi Opera House tour fees prove controversial
Travel

High Hanoi Opera House tour fees prove controversial

Many visitors and tourism firms have complained about the VND400,000 (USD17.60) package to enter the Hanoi Opera House.

Apple shares sail to record high on healthy iPhone sales
Business

Apple shares sail to record high on healthy iPhone sales

Apple also said it hit a milestone of 1.2 billion iPhones sold.

Facebook shares hit record high as mobile ad sales soar
Business

Facebook shares hit record high as mobile ad sales soar

And within weeks, Facebook is expected to start a video service that will include scripted shows, a sharp change for a business built on user-generated content.

Vietnam reaching a heady high in the global beer business
Business

Vietnam reaching a heady high in the global beer business

En nexpress - Drinkers are foaming at the mouth in 'the next key battleground for brewers.'

Asia stocks hit 9-1/2-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings
Business

Asia stocks hit 9-1/2-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings

En nexpress - Shares scaled near-decade peak on Thursday, bolstered by a surge in global stocks to a record high on strong U.S. corporate earnings.

Samsung Electronics expects record-high Q2 profits
Business

Samsung Electronics expects record-high Q2 profits

En nexpress - Sales for Q2 are also expected to surge 17.8 percent.

Vietnam’s power prices high due to monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official
Business

Vietnam’s power prices high due to monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official

En nexpress - Electricity of Vietnam owes $9.7 billion, and often blames losses for hiking prices.

Vietnam’s power prices high due to electricity monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official
Business

Vietnam’s power prices high due to electricity monopoly’s multi billion-dollar debt: official

En nexpress - Electricity of Vietnam owes $9.7 billion, and often blames losses for hiking prices.

Vietnam's rice prices near 30-month high on robust overseas demand, thin supply
Business

Vietnam's rice prices near 30-month high on robust overseas demand, thin supply

En nexpress - Despite the gain, Vietnamese rice prices are still around $40 a ton below Thai grain.

Diversification means a new high for real estate
Health

Diversification means a new high for real estate

Bao moi - With less rampant speculation and a strong improvement in the quality of FDI flowing into the real estate sector, Savills Vietnam’s managing director Neil MacGregor remains positive on the

Teens gather for night of underage drinking at high school party: Part 1
Science

Teens gather for night of underage drinking at high school party: Part 1

Yahoo News Sixteen-year-old Savannah joined other students, including Cameron Harrison, at a party for another student's birthday.

Sky-high PNG trees cause re-think on forest assumptions
Science

Sky-high PNG trees cause re-think on forest assumptions

Yahoo News Remote mountains in Papua New Guinea could be home to some of the world's tallest trees at extreme altitudes, scientists said Wednesday, with a new study questioning assumptions about

Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court
World

Kim Jong Nam murder case moves to Malaysian high court

The police and prosecution had yet to supply the defense lawyer with documents and other evidence needed for the case.

Too many high-end apartments in Hanoi, HCM City: analysts
Business

Too many high-end apartments in Hanoi, HCM City: analysts

Vietnamnet - The supply of high-end apartments has been increasing rapidly in Hanoi and HCMC, but sales have not been brisk.

Vietnam moves towards high-tech agriculture
Business

Vietnam moves towards high-tech agriculture

Vietnamnet - The Internet of Things (IoT) is perhaps the most obvious impact of Industry 4.0 on agriculture.

Vietnam welcomes China’s investment in high technology-based projects
Business

Vietnam welcomes China’s investment in high technology-based projects

Vietnamnet - Vietnam encourages Chinese businesses, including those from Fujian province, to invest in projects using high technology in the country, President Tran Dai Quang said at an

A glimpse of romantic France high up on Bà Nà Mountain
Travel

A glimpse of romantic France high up on Bà Nà Mountain

Vietnamnet - Charming, passionate, romantic, and poetic – many people use those words when they talk about France. Those who haven’t had a chance to set foot in France yet, or the ones who want to