Daily Archives: March 3, 2019

Naval troops rescue troubled trawler at sea

PANO � Troops of Platform DK1/9 under Naval Region 2 have successfully rescued a troubled fishing boat at sea.

On March 1 evening, trawler BD-97307TS with eight fishermen on board, captained by Le Van Tiep from Binh D…

Traffic cameras to be installed nationwide

Surveillance cameras to monitor traffic violations will be installed on a trial basis in Hanoi and HCM City by 2020 and nationwide by 2022, according to the Government.

This is one of the targets outlined in a resolut…

6th “Ao dai” festival kicks off in Ho Chi Minh City

The 6th Ao dai (Vietnamese traditional long gown) festival opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Saturday to honor the traditional costume and promote local tourism to domestic and foreign visitors.

This year, Miss Univers…

Female diplomats’ contributions to national growth lauded

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has highlighted Vietnamese women's important role and contributions to national development and international integration.

Speaking at a meeting with female a…

Vietnam wins first prize at int’l photo contest on weather, climate

A photo by Luong Thanh Hai of Vietnam's meteorological and hydrological agency has won the first prize at a photo competition of the Typhoon Committee (TC).

The information was announced at the closing event for the …

Southern hub hosts Ao dai festival

PANO - The sixth Ao dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) festival, themed "Charm of Ao dai in Ho Chi Minh City," was launched by the city's Department of Tourism and Women's Association on Nguyen Hue Pedestrian St…

Digital versions of Van Gogh’s paintings on display

Digital versions of well-known art works by Dutch painter Van Gogh (1853-1890) will be displayed at the Vincom Center for Contemporary Art of the Vincom Mega Mall Royal City in Hanoi.

The one-month exhibit will open …

Japanese guitarist Satoshi Gogo to tour Vietnam

Well-known Japanese fingerstyle guitarist Satoshi Gogo will tour Vietnam in early April, bringing Vietnamese delicate, touching music pieces that he composed and transcribed.

His three performances of the Sat…

Responsible business – foundation for breakthroughs

The Vietnam Association for Women Entrepreneurs organized a workshop called Responsible Business � Foundation for Breakthroughs in Hanoi on Saturday. Addressing the event, Head of the Party Central Committee'…

Building shared border of peace and friendship

PANO � Security and social order in border areas along Vietnam's Kien Giang province and Cambodia's Kampot and Takeo provinces have been strengthened considerably, said Senior Colonel Dang Van Thong, Commissar o…