News

Trump moves to pull US out of big Asia trade deal

Charting a new American course abroad, President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership on Monday, using one of his first actions in office to reject a centerpiece of Barack Obama's attempts to counter China

Đồng Nai basin pollution worries officials

Officials are deeply concerned about the “serious degradation” of water quality in the Đồng Nai River basin.

More
What’s left for Vietnam after US withdraws from TPP?

US President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order to withdraw the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement (TPP).

 >>  Trump moves to pull US out of big Asia trade deal
 >>  Vietnam still exists without the TPP
More

Samsung this week revealed what caused the Galaxy Note 7 explosions that eventually led to a global recall, saying that one of the immediate side effects of the battery disaster is the Galaxy S8’s launch delay.

More
Transport ministry supports Tan Son Nhat Airport flyover

The Ministry of Transport has agreed on HCM City’s proposal to build a flyover road to help ease traffic congestion for Tan Son Nhat International Airport, said Deputy Minister Nguyen Hong Truong.

 >>  More night flights proposed to ease Tan Son Nhat congestion
 >>  Tan Son Nhat Airport advises three hour check-in for Tet
 >>  USD85.7m to ease Tan Son Nhat Airport congestion
More
ATMs run short of cash as Tet nears

As demand for cash spikes as the Tet holiday nears, many ATMs in Hanoi are either running out of cash or reporting technical problems.

More
Online business registration hits new record high

As registering business online is now completely free of charge and easier than ever, the number of firms engaged in online registration is expected to reach 30 per cent of the total this year.

More
VinaCapital: Banks in sights of foreign investors

One or two large foreign banks will increase their existing stakes or take on new holdings in Vietnamese banks after the relaxation of foreign ownership in domestic lenders, according to VinaCapital’s latest market commentary report.

More

Samsung this week revealed what caused the Galaxy Note 7 explosions that eventually led to a global recall, saying that one of the immediate side effects of the battery disaster is the Galaxy S8’s launch delay.

More

State media cite a senior Chinese official as saying China and the Philippines have agreed on $3.7 billion worth of projects to boost cooperation.

More

A boat ferrying 40 people from Indonesia capsized off Malaysia's coast on Monday and at least nine people were killed and nearly 30 were missing, the latest accident involving migrant workers in overloaded boats.

More

Charting a new American course abroad, President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership on Monday, using one of his first actions in office to reject a centerpiece of Barack Obama's attempts to counter China

More

Chinese courts have jailed two former officials for corruption who had fled abroad to try and avoid justice, the ruling Communist Party's anti-graft watchdog said on Monday.

More

Israel's prime minister on Sunday accepted an invitation to visit the White House next month in hopes of forging a "common vision" for the region with President Donald Trump that could include expanded settlement construction on occupied territories and

More