Sharp declines in the value of the rouble were posing a serious risk to companies in Vietnam, particularly exporters, doing business with Russia, a leading economist has said.

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DTiNews readers build new house for blind boy

A six-year-old blind boy has a new 64-square metre home in Phu Tho Province, thanks to the generosity of DTiNews readers in the Urkraine.

4-day rescue mission ends in relief for trapped workers

Relatives of 12 workers trapped in a tunnel collapse were overwhelmed with relief when rescuers brought out the eleven men and one woman buried for nearly five days.

New expressway cuts HCM-Vung Tau travel time by more than half

A new expressway between HCM City and Vung Tau City to open this weekend will cut vehicular travel time by more than an hour.

Collapsed tunnel incident: trapped workers got out safe

Twelve workers were successfully brought out of the collapsed tunnel at the construction site of the Da Dang-Da Chomo hydropower plant by 4:30 pm on December 19.

Japan's Sumitomo demands compensation for metro cost blow out

A Japanese contractor wants daily compensation of VND2.5bn after Vietnam authorities failed to make available a contracted construction site in Binh Duong Province.