OCS joining hands with Vietnamese Hop Nhat Company

A partnership agreement has been signed by OCS (Japanese Oversea Courier Service Company) and the Hop Nhat Joint-Stock Company, Vietnam. Under the agreement, Hop Nhat will officially become Vietnam's first and sole private company responsible for issuing Japanese language newspapers and other publications in the country, and OCS's local representative for postal and goods … [Read more...]

Wonderbuy sells in American style, goes bankrupted in Vietnamese style

VietNamNet Bridge - For the first time in Vietnam, a Vietnamese American-styled retailer--Wonderbuy, has filed for bankruptcy. The story of Wonderbuy should be seen as a good lesson for home appliance retailers.A miss is as good… Wonderbuy supermarket, belonging to Hop Nhat Joint Stock Company, made debut one year ago. At that time, a lot of people, including reporters, once … [Read more...]

Central post enterprises fined for violations

The watchdog of the Ministry of Information and Communications has decided to fine five central post companies VND49 million (US$2,950) in total for wrongdoings in conducting post delivery operations. Authorities said the enterprises are from the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Ngai, and Da Nang City. Thanh Tin and Central Hop Nhat Joint Stock companies … [Read more...]

Vietnam grows with firm steps

PANO - A number of foreigners, who have not recently visited Vietnam, tend to refer it to a war-devastated country, and they fail to see the reality of Vietnam as it has strongly emerged from the past severe wars, the Italian famous financial daily, "The Sun 24 Hours" revealed in a multistory feature. Especially, it added, since the country started the renewal process (Doi Moi) … [Read more...]

Evil schemes under the cover of the “press freedom”

PANO - Recently, a number of intellectuals who make use of the press freedom and other human rights to undermine the Party and nationwide unity. It leads to a question of how to handle the situation. The following talk between the People's Army Newspaper (PAN)'s reporters and Mr. Le Dinh Luyen, Head of the Standing Office of the Governmental Human Rights Steering Board gives an … [Read more...]

Vietnamese Chief of the General Staff visits USA and France

PANO - Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People's Army and Deputy Defence Minister, Senior Lieutenant General Do Ba Ty, leading a high-ranking Vietnamese military delegation left Hanoi on June 15th to begin a visit to the USA and France. Senior Lieutenant General Do Ba Ty. The Vietnamese delegation visits the USA from June 17th to 22nd at the invitation of Chairman of … [Read more...]

Contest “Volunteer youths for civilized and modern city” launched

ANO - The Ho Chi Minh City Volunteer Youth Organization on June 16th launched a mobilization to create literary and artistic pieces to celebrate 40 years of the building and development of the City's Volunteer Youth Force, the 40th anniversary of the Force's Traditional Day (March 28th, 1976 - March 28th, 2016). Under the topic "Volunteer youths for a civilized and modern … [Read more...]

Youth organizations urged to boost sea and islands dissemination

PANO - A conference to summarize sea and island dissemination and other related activities over the past 3 years was held on June 14th in Naval Brigade 171 by the Command of Naval Zone 2 and leaders of the Youth Union organizations of the 7 cities and provinces in Eastern South. Leaders of the Naval Zone 2 Command, leaders of the Youth Union organizations of the 7 cities and … [Read more...]

General Staff inspects Nghe An border guards

PANO - A working delegation of the General Staff led by Deputy Chief of the General Staff paid a working visit on June 13th to check all respects of the task performance of the Nghe An Provincial Border Guard Command. Photo: baonghean.vn Commander of the Nghe An Border Guard force, Colonel Dinh Ngoc Van briefed the delegation on the unit's situation and implementation of its … [Read more...]

Vietnam-US defence ties contribute to regional peace and security

PANO - Since Vietnam and the United States normalized relations in 1995, bilateral defence ties have grown in width and depth, agreeing with the developments in relations between the two nations. Over the past time, defence ties between Vietnam and the USA continued to see effective developments. On August 17th, 2010, the two sides held the first Annual Dialogue on Defence … [Read more...]