FDI commitments to Hanoi in the year to May 19 increased 6.1% against the previous month to US$1.04 billion. From the start of this year, the capital city has approved 255 new projects worth US$327 million and allowed other 63 to pump an additional US$378 million in the five-month period. Foreign investors also contributed US$340 million in capital to other 468 projects. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES JUNE 13
Vietnamese beef soup
“The broth is so rich in flavour. It is a bit sour from these above-mentioned ingredients but sweet and fragrant from the fish. It’s much more enjoyable when dipping the hot and crispy fish in chilli fish sauce and eaten with young mustard greens or sprouts and fresh vermicelli," Thuận said, noting that the dish was so impressed her that she asked Hà to buy her two kilos of the fish to bring home to the capital to cook lẩu cá khoai. … [Read more...] about A delightful fish hotpot with a twist
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