Posts Tagged ‘ Early Last ’

Hanoi officials reject bleached eggs reports

October 23, 2009
Hanoi officials reject bleached eggs reports

The Hanoi government has rejected assertions that made headlines last week about eggs being soaked a solution to make them look like Vietnamese garden eggs. Early last week, many newspapers ran stories that families of Dong Ngan village in Dong Anh District were using chloric acid to bleach the light brown industrial eggs from China [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News, Social | Comments Off

Arrested Vietnamese sailors freed in South Africa

June 20, 2009

A Cape Town court has acquitted the 10 Vietnamese fishermen who were charged with mutiny and kidnapping on a Taiwanese fishing boat off South Africa early last month. The Vietnamese embassy in South Africa said in a statement the men are free and are flying home today.The Vietnamese sailors were arrested in South Africa early [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Community, News | Comments Off

Vietcombank set to list by September

April 29, 2009
Vietcombank set to list by September

LookAtVietnam – Part-privatised Vietcombank’s shareholders failed to set a date for its listing when they met yesterday. But its executives are confident that it will eventually happen. Vietcombank won approval in principle to list on the HCM City Stock Exchange without first having, sold 20 per cent of its shares to the public early last [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Business, News | Comments Off

Banks issue $13.4b in subsidised loans

April 21, 2009
Banks issue $13.4b in subsidised loans

LookAtVietnam – About VND236.82 trillion (US$13.38 billion) has been injected into the economy at the Government-subsidised interest rate of 4 per cent. The State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) said State-owned banks and central credit funds had loaned VND175.93 trillion ($9.94 billion) since the rate was launched early last month.The State Bank of Viet Nam [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Business, News | Comments Off

Fertility seekers flood Ho Chi Minh City abbey, medical clinic

April 1, 2009
Fertility seekers flood Ho Chi Minh City abbey, medical clinic

A man prays at the abbey, where visitors crowd in day and night, sun or rain Ho Chi Minh City’s Bien Duc Thien Phuoc Abbey is crowded every day with people asking to be cured of their infertility. Couples from as far as the northernmost provinces of Vietnam have been making the journey ever since [...]

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News | Comments Off

Feature

Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

By

Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...