Allegations that research firm Cambridge Analytica misused the data of 50 million Facebook users have reopened the debate about how information on the social network is shared and with whom.

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.

VN master painter’s work auctioned in France
3/21/2018 2:01:02 PM (GMT+7)
A silk painting by master Nguyen Nam Son (1890-1973), one of the leading artists in modern Vietnamese fine art, will be auctioned by the Aguttes company at Drouot auction sale centre in Paris, France, on March 26.

World pop star hoping for prize at home
3/21/2018 2:25:00 PM (GMT+7)
 VietNamNet Bridge – Pop and soul sensation My Tam is among five female singers battling it out to win Best Music Album.

Top three new-style coffee shops in central Saigon
3/21/2018 2:26:53 PM (GMT+7)
The Running Bean Coffee, Tee's Coffee and 81 Bia are top new favourite destinations of young people for a cup of joe in Ho Chi Minh City.

Nearly $10bn investment for three high-tech parks
3/21/2018 1:51:36 PM (GMT+7)
 Three national hi-tech parks in Hoa Lac, HCM City and Da Nang have attracted 218 investment projects with a registered capital of nearly US$10 billion, creating jobs for about 50,000 workers.

Central bank enhances supervision
3/21/2018 1:50:08 PM (GMT+7)
 The State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) can take early intervention measures against weak credit institutions in the supervision process from July this year, according to a new SBV regulation.

VN moves closer to full global integration
3/21/2018 1:48:18 PM (GMT+7)
VN is integrating increasingly with the global economy, having signed the CPTPP this month and discussing four other free trade agreements, the annual Economic Scenarios Conference heard in HCM City on Monday.

Start-ups to be given 30% of investment from State budget
3/21/2018 1:46:59 PM (GMT+7)
 Start-ups will be given support from the State budget in localities with no more than 30 per cent of total investment mobilised from investment funds.

Government approves rights to purchase Vietnam Airlines’ shares
3/21/2018 1:46:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Transport (MoT) will transfer its rights to purchase shares additionally issued by the Vietnam Airlines Corporation through auction at the Ha Noi Stock Exchange.

Heath ministry urges investigation into false rumour of natural birth death
3/21/2018 1:45:06 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Health has called for an urgent investigation into an apparently false rumour about the death of a mother and her child in HCM City while having a natural birth at home.

Hanoi's hospital accused of polluting river
3/21/2018 1:44:14 PM (GMT+7)
 Many people in Trung Tu Ward, Dong Da District, Hanoi, have blamed Hanoi Medical University Hospital for discharging sewage and polluting Lu River.

Elephant-carrying truck shocks drivers
3/21/2018 1:42:42 PM (GMT+7)
 A truck carrying an elephant without proper safety measures surprised drivers on a highway in Ha Tinh Province.