Vietnam puts property developer's bond scam takings at US$1.2 billion
Vietnam recently broadened its anti-graft drive with a series of high-profile corporate arrests, including top stockbrokers, property developers and even regulators.
Vietnam PM courts US companies, seeks investment in chip sector
Chinh's trip comes on the heels of a visit by President Biden to Hanoi during which the two leaders announced improved bilateral relations and plans to deepen cooperation in several areas.
US says Hanoi ties upgrade is not a 'cold war' move against China
Vietnam and the US upgraded their relationship to the highest diplomatic status during a visit to Hanoi by US President Joe Biden.
US and Vietnam ink historic partnership in Biden visit, with eyes on China
Vietnam is navigating frosty relations between Washington and Beijing as the tech and textile exporter seeks its own foothold in the international competition to be a low-cost manufacturing hub.
US, Vietnam to elevate ties during Biden visit, with eye on China
The visit comes as trade and investment ties between the two nations are growing and a long-simmering territorial dispute between Vietnam and China heats up in the South China Sea.
Vietnam to sign inter-government rice pact with Philippines
Vietnam was the world's third-largest rice exporter last year after India and Thailand, and the Philippines is its largest buyer.
US expects to upgrade Vietnam ties, risks China anger
Fearful of the potential reaction from its much larger neighbour, Vietnam had initially expressed caution about the upgrade.
Vietnamese exporters renegotiate higher rice prices after Indian ban
This is the first confirmation of rice prices climbing in the wake of India's surprise ban, with importers paying more for one of the world's most widely consumed staples amid tightening supplies.
Vietnam suspends online magazine affiliated with top tech group after probe
Vietnam is stepping up a crackdown on media, with plans also to limit social media accounts that post news-related content, which the government says mislead readers into thinking they are authorised news outlets.
Vietnam approves commercial use of first African swine fever vaccines
The approval of the vaccines could pave the way for possible sales abroad, a major breakthrough to tackle the deadly animal disease that regularly ravages pig farms worldwide.
Man jailed for Vietnamese lorry deaths in London court
Marius Draghici was sentenced to 12 years and seven months at London's Old Bailey, having last month pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of the 39 people in October 2019.