return icon

Vietnamnet Global

EVN urged to negotiate with renewable energy investors to fix electricity price

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has urged the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) and investors of transitional solar and wind plants to negotiate and agree to fix electricity prices before March 31.

Deputy PM holds bilateral meetings on sidelines of UN 2023 Water Conference

Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha had bilateral meetings with many foreign leaders on the sidelines of the UN 2023 Water Conference, which is taking place in New York from March 22-24.

VND85 trillion buried in unused wind power turbines

“You would feel tormented if you saw a vast field of wind turbines, each of which is worth VND150 billion, standing still for the last year,” a renewable-energy investor said.

Central region targets Indian tourists

Taking full advantage of non-stop air routes from New Delhi and Mumbai to Da Nang which were just launched in late 2022, the central provinces of Da Nang, Quang Nam and Hue are running a race to lure Indian travelers.

Credit Suisse escapes ‘Lehman moment’, Vietnam unaffected

Vietnam’s economy is well supported by its policy, but headwinds in the world’s financial market, with risks from the European and American financial systems, have caused concern.

Vietnam likely to be invited to G7 Summit in Japan

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announced in New Delhi that he would invite leaders of Vietnam and seven other countries to a Group of Seven summit to be held in Hiroshima City this May.

HCMC calls on downtown enterprises to allow public to use their restrooms

District 1 of HCM City is going to build new public restrooms and request local enterprises to open their bathrooms to the public to alleviate the shortage in the area.

Drugs smuggling scandal: four flight attendants released

Authorities on March 22 released four Vietnam Airlines attendants who had been detained for allegedly smuggling more than 11 kilograms of drugs from France to Vietnam.

Vietnamese food named among world’s top best dishes

Vietnamese dishes including bo kho (stewed beef), bo nhung dam (beef in vinegar hot pot) and bun cha (grilled pork meatballs with vermicelli noodles) have been named among the world’s 100 best meat dishes.

Another enterprise issues bonds, real estate bonds increase in value

A real estate firm has successfully raised funds by issuing VND4.7 trillion worth of corporate bonds. Just days before, another real estate firm also successfully issued VND2.3 trillion worth of bonds.

Young man shares his mum’s cooking with the world

Dong Van Hung initially intended to start his YouTube culinary channel as a way to preserve memories for his mom. But his channel has attracted millions of viewers, including many foreigners.

Now is not the time to worry about control of AI apps

Besides concerns about the negative sides of ChatGPT, many technology and education experts believe that it is too early to discuss the management and control of ChatGPT tools and artificial intelligence (AI) products.

Young woman's green lifestyle: reusing and recycling waste

Not only does Quan Ai Nhu, 31, reuse almost every item many people usually throw out, but she also asks for and picks up trash from others to recycle.

ChatGPT demonstrates maturity of AI products

For small ones, the fastest way is to use the API that AIs like ChatGPT provide to integrate into their products and services.

Quality, not quantity should be emphasis in VN fruit industry

Vietnam’s fruits have entered a number of choosy markets recently, which shows the sustainable growth of the sector. But there are still things that need to be done to increase added value and gain export revenue of $6.5 billion.

Karaoke parlors incur losses, consider shutting down

Karaoke parlors have been rebuilt or repaired to satisfy requirements on fire prevention and fighting. But agencies still have not given an official answer on whether the establishments have enough conditions to reopen.

Some movies fail, others bring great profits to producers

Amid the gloomy movie market, some movies can ‘win big’ as they are able to lure audiences to cinemas.

How has real estate credit been performing in the last 10 years?

The credit growth rate of the banking system in the last 10 years has slowed down compared with the previous decade, hovering around 14 percent per annum in 2012-2021 instead of 30 percent in 2001-2010.

Many 'game changing' applications appear in Vietnam after ChatGPT

Noting that the potential of ChatGPT application is huge, Vice President, and General Secretary of Vietnam Internet Association Vu The Binh predicts that many "game-changing" applications could appear in Vietnam this year.

Powerful tools like ChatGPT spur self-improvement

Expert Dao Manh Thang from the Aptech Programming System says that ChatGPT is a useful tool for everyone, forcing users to "upgrade" themselves to suit the change and master the tool.

Boxer beats Spainish rival to advance to World Championship’s semifinals

Vietnamese boxer Nguyen Thi Tam trounced Spanish rival Laura Fuertes 5-0 in the women's light flyweight category to advance to the semifinals of the IBA Women’s World Boxing Championships in New Delhi.

Ministry of Health warns of possible outbreaks of dangerous diseases

In its yesterday’s official dispatch to people's committees of provinces and cities on organizing the implementation of the 2023 epidemic prevention plan, the Ministry of Health warned of possible outbreaks of dangerous diseases.

Laos suspends pork imports from Vietnam

The Lao Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry has announced the suspension of pork imports from Vietnam and other countries hit by the outbreak of African swine fever.

Stock market violations to face stricter sanctions

The State Securities Commission (SSC) will review the Law on Securities and related decrees to complete the legal framework, and strengthen sanctions for violations to protect the legitimate rights and interests of investors.

Association calls for pilot implementation of battery-powered taxis

The Hanoi Taxi Association is urging for the pilot implementation of battery-powered cabs to reduce environmental impact and stay abreast of global trends.