Daily Archives: March 15, 2020

Traditional vocal heritage on YouTube

Xam Ha Thanh (Hanoi buskers’ singing group) has recently published various videos of traditional xam singing.Each clip features a song with people acting out the lyrics.The song Tu Vi Ha Thanh (Hanoi’s Best Delicacies), for example, has been staged

Entertainment facililies in HCM City, Da Nang close to deal with COVID-19

The People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City on late March 14 ordered the suspension of operations of local entertainment facilities starting from 6pm on March 15 to March 31 as an effort to curb the spread of the

COVID-19: Quang Binh suspends reception of tourists

The People's Commmittee of Quang Binh has decided to temporarily shut historical and cultural relic sites in the central province from March 17 to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), according to Deputy Director of the provincial

Ludovic Orban renominated as Romanian Prime Minister

Romanian lawmakers on Saturday voted overwhelmingly to approve Prime Minister Ludovic Orban's new government, the same one ousted last month as the result of losing a no-confidence vote.Orban and his Cabinet of ministers, who remained in a caretaker ro...

More online public services added on National Public Services Portal

The Government Office has announced new services to be added to the National Public Services Portal in the context of COVID-19 outbreak. These include traffic fine collection, payment of some types of taxation, issue of justice personal form, registrat...

Vietnam Airlines continues transporting Vietnamese passengers from Europe to Vietnam

CEO of Vietnam Airlines Duong Tri Thanh said on Saturday evening that the national flag carrier has made some adjustments to its earlier announcement on flights between Vietnam and Europe. He told the Vietnam News Agency that while the carrier

EU prolongs Russia sanctions for another 6 months

The Council of the EU has adopted a decision to extend sanctions against the Russian Federation until September 15, 2020 over actions undermining the territorial integrity of Ukraine, according to the Council’s press release on Saturday.These restricti...

Rubber Group plans to build three processing plants in northern region

The Vietnam Rubber Industry Group (VRG) will invest in three more processing factories in the northern region as the rubber output is expected to increase in the coming time.Accordingly, in 2022, the Lai Chau Rubber Company II will pour

Association calls for measures to revive property market

The HCM City Real Estate Association (HoREA) has called on the Government to resolve problems related to legal and administrative procedures and access to funding and cut lending interest rates to revive the property market.The total value of unsold

Companies encourage people to stay safe at home by offering online transactions

Companies in various sectors are seeking to help people limit physical contact with others, not use cash or leave home as the COVID-19 epidemic rages.Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia, has launched a campaign called “O nha