Jan 7, 2014
South China Morning Post
Vietnam loosens bank stake rules
Foreign investors will soon be able to buy bigger stakes in Vietnamese banks in a government bid to relieve debt burden of ailing sector Foreign banks will be allowed to buy majority stakes in Vietnam's 'weak' domestic lenders, and marginally greater shares than at present in stronger banks.
Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City braces for Haiyan/Yolanda
City leaders are currently on high alert and supervising preventive measures in the coastal suburban district of Can Gio in Ho Chi Minh City, with the National Hydro Meteorological Forecasting Center predicting an approaching storm with speed of 30 kph set to hit the southern provinces.
This Is Lancashire
Blackburn College students to volunteer in Vietnam
A group of 10 AS Level students will travel to the Thanh An Commune in North Vietnam's Hai Duong Province this month to help build a kitchen in a local kindergarten.
Students from Blackburn lend a hand in Vietnam
STUDENTS from Blackburn College got a flavour of life in Vietnam as part of a volunteering project in the country.