VIETNAM

Vietnam, U.S. commemorate 20th anniversary of bilateral ties

Hanoi – On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and the U.S., the United States Embassy in Vietnam and the U.S.-based Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) held a conference in the … Continue reading Vietnam, U.S. commemorate 20th anniversary of bilateral ties

ASEAN Will Hold First Consumer Protection Conference

Hanoi – As online consumer marketplace grows at a rapid rate and offers considerable potential economic and consumer benefits, the regulation will need closer attention. Further, consumer protection faces increasing challenges with mobile money environment and the rapidly changing technology.To address … Continue reading ASEAN Will Hold First Consumer Protection Conference

Only 6 percent of foreign visitors return to Vietnam

Hanoi – A survey recently launched by one EU-funded tourism development program revealed that a mere 6% of the questioned international tourists choose to return to Vietnam due to poor tourism services, inconvenient transport and inadequate investment.The survey, launched by … Continue reading Only 6 percent of foreign visitors return to Vietnam

Vietnamese experts optimistic about economic prospects

Hanoi – Vietnamese experts held an optimistic view over the country’s economic prospects in 2014, saying that Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth can surpass the target of 5.8 percent set by the National Assembly, local media report.In an interview with … Continue reading Vietnamese experts optimistic about economic prospects