Multiple solutions, including limiting new auto registrations and developing public transportation, have been proposed at the seventh meeting of the Danang People’s Council. 

 
 
HCM City launches digital traffic app
1/23/2017 2:52:28 PM (GMT+7)
Commuters can now plan their routes to avoid getting stuck in HCM City’s congestion hotspots as the city’s Transport Department has announced the launch of a digital traffic app aimed at informing commuters of traffic congestion.

Manufacturing opportunities rising in Vietnam: Savills Vietnam
7/16/2018 12:57:50 PM (GMT+7)
 Growing foreign direct investment (FDI) and a move up the value chain mean Vietnam’s industrial real estate sector has a bright future, according to real estate services provider Savills Vietnam.


 
Vietnam may lose five million jobs to automation: ILO
7/16/2018 12:33:45 PM (GMT+7)
 As many as five million workers in Vietnam are at high risk of losing their jobs by 2020 because of the boom in artificial intelligence, which may replace laborers with robots, according to a recent study by ILO.

Thai cave rescue: Thai boys' tears for lost rescue diver Saman
7/16/2018 12:01:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The 12 young footballers who were saved from a Thai cave after an international rescue effort are mourning a former Navy Seal who died in the operation.


 
Da Nang named green city of the year in Vietnam
7/16/2018 12:00:43 PM (GMT+7)
Da Nang City has been given the title of National Green City 2017-18 by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)’s One Planet City Challenge programme, making it onto a list of 21 cities from around the world.

Government News 16/7
7/16/2018 12:00:36 PM (GMT+7)
Emerging security order in Indo-Pacific highlighted at workshop, Algerian newspaper highlights FM Abdelkader Messahel’s Vietnam visit, Dominican Republic wants to boost ties with Vietnam


 
Investment funds for startups in Vietnam still modest
7/16/2018 11:59:35 AM (GMT+7)
 Slow reforms of procedures in Vietnam have forced enterprises to move to other countries to start businesses, and investments in startups remain modest compared with those in regional countries.

Young artist Pham Thanh Toan to hold solo exhibition
7/16/2018 11:58:25 AM (GMT+7)
 HCMC-based young artist Pham Thanh Toan will put on a solo exhibition of paintings from July 20 to August 10 at Craig Thomas Gallery in District 1, HCMC.


 
Exchange rate policy: A guessing game
7/16/2018 11:56:10 AM (GMT+7)
 The State Bank of Vietnam has enough resources to stabilize the foreign exchange market, which is under the pressure of change due to several factors. However, it’s not easy to guess the concrete steps it will take. 

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 16/7
7/16/2018 11:54:29 AM (GMT+7)
 Land economy management spotlighted at Hanoi conference, Numerous hi-tech agriculture enterprises licensed: ministry, Hai Phong looks towards green port city by 2020, Ministry to hold trade activities to promote longan consumption


 
Funds allocated to preserve Ly Son Marine Protected Area
7/16/2018 11:51:32 AM (GMT+7)
Quang Ngai has allocated funds of $1.83 million to support ecosystem recovery and biodiversity supervision as well as strengthening the protection of the Ly Son Marine Protected Area (MPA) for the 2018-22 period.

Vinalines to auction over 280 million shares in August
7/16/2018 11:50:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) is due to sell more than 280 million shares in its initial public offering (IPO) at the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) in early August.


 

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