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Vietnam internet speed 10 times slower than Singapore

Internet speed in Vietnam is ranked 89th out of 207 countries and territories and far behind some of its regional peers, according to a survey.

​Vietnamese troupe wins Southeast Asia dance competition

Vietnamese troupe Lyricist has won the Super 24 dance competition in Singapore for the first time ever.

Vietnam English teaching school gets $10 mln from foreign investor

Singapore- and India-based education investment fund Kaizen Private Equity has invested $10 million in English teaching institute YOLA.
August 04, 2019 | 03:19 pm GMT+7

Singapore seizes biggest ever ivory haul en route to Vietnam

Singapore has made its largest ever seizure of smuggled ivory, impounding a haul of nearly nine tons of tusks from an estimated 300 elephants.
July 23, 2019 | 03:17 pm GMT+7

VinaCapital acquires Singapore robo-advisory firm

Vietnam's leading investment fund VinaCapital has announced its acquisition of Smartly Pte Ltd, a Singaporean robo-advisory investment platform.
July 18, 2019 | 09:04 am GMT+7

Singapore investment giants persist in effort to buy stake in Vinamilk

Two major Singapore firms have repeatedly been trying to increase their stakes in Vietnamese dairy giant Vinamilk.
July 08, 2019 | 11:12 am GMT+7

Singapore-backed taxi joint venture dissolved

ComfortDelgro Savico Taxi, a JV between Vietnam's Savico and Singapore's ComfortDelGro, has been dissolved after loss-making years.
June 28, 2019 | 09:03 pm GMT+7

Singaporean ship sinks Vietnamese fishing vessel

A Vietnamese fishing vessel was rammed and sunk by a Singaporean vessel last Saturday, but its crew were later rescued.
June 27, 2019 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam PM tells Singapore’s Lee Cambodia invasion statement offensive

Vietnam PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has criticized Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong’s recent comments about Vietnam's role in the Khmer Rouge fight.
June 23, 2019 | 10:16 am GMT+7

Vietnamese holiday-goers show a preference for Southeast Asian cities

Growing affluence has spurred Vietnamese holiday-goers to spend more on foreign jaunts, and Southeast Asia is heavily favored for this summer.  
June 17, 2019 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Singapore investment firm fined for pre-emptive transaction

Vietnam's State Securities Commission has fined Platinum Victory VND35 million ($1,500) for conducting a transaction ahead of the registered schedule.
June 15, 2019 | 11:06 am GMT+7

Vietnam becoming safer but road safety still a major concern

Vietnam has climbed up a global safety index, but road safety and drowning remain major threats, says Underwriters Laboratories, a U.S. safety science company.
June 13, 2019 | 10:53 am GMT+7

Vietnam asks Singapore to make amends over Cambodia ‘invasion’ remark

The foreign ministers of Vietnam and Singapore Friday discussed the fallout of the Singaporean PM's statement on Vietnam ‘invading’ Cambodia.
June 07, 2019 | 10:13 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese students win five gold medals at Asia Pacific math contest

The Vietnamese team won five golds at an Asia Pacific mathematics competition, placing the country second after hosts Singapore.
June 05, 2019 | 06:58 pm GMT+7

Vietnam opposes Lee Hsien Loong's remarks on Cambodia 'invasion'

A Vietnamese spokesperson said Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong's statement over Vietnam's position in the Khmer Rouge fight did not recall history right.
June 04, 2019 | 11:51 pm GMT+7
 
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