Daily Archives: November 8, 2020

Binh Lieu ripen rice season festival- new attraction of Quang Ninh

The first ripen rice season festival opened on Saturday in Quang Ninh’s mountain district of Binh Lieu as part of the Binh Lieu Culture and Tourism Week 2020.In addition to sports activities and folk games, the festival brings visitors interesting

“Vietnam Why Not” – reality travel TV show stimulates tourism demand

- A reality travel TV show and app called“Vietnam Why Not” were launched in HCMC on Saturday. “Vietnam Why Not” is a reality television program aiming to stimulate domestic tourism demand in response to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism’s

Vietnam boosts cashless payment

A shopping festival, part of the “Vietnam Card Day 2020”, took place at Bach Khoa Stadium in Hanoi on Sunday drawing 17 commercial banks and international financial and credit organizations.Festival goers had opportunities to experience non-cash paymen...

COVID-19 infections surpass 50 million worldwide

According to worldometers.info, as of Sunday morning, there have been more than 50 million COVID-19 infections worldwide and more than 1.2 million have died.The US remained the world’s epidemic center with more than 10 million COVID-19 cases and 243,00...

Vietnam goes free of community COVID-19 infections for 67 days

Vietnam has gone through 67 straight days without locally-infected cases of COVID-19 as of Sunday morning, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. Hanoi has gone free of the disease for 82 days and Ho Chi

PM: External resources should be mobilized to prevent economic recession

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked newly-appointed Ambassadors and heads of Vietnamese representative offices abroad to seek more sources for national development stressing fighting recession is like fighting an enemy. At a reception on Saturd...

Biden wins presidential race, several networks project

Democrat Joe Biden captured the US presidency on Saturday, several major US television networks including CNN and Fox News projected.His projected victory came after four days of nail-biting suspense over the outcome of Tuesday’s election, with the co...

World leaders congratulateJoe Biden on his election win

Leaders of several countries have congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden on Saturday after American networks reported his victory in the US Presidential election. Canadian Prime Minister Justic Trudeau was one of the first leaders sending congratul...

Kamala Harris delivers historic remarks in accepting Vice President nomination

In her remarks Saturday night, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris acknowledged “all the women who have worked to secure and protect the right to vote” and said: “And I stand on their shoulders.”Kamala Harris, the first woman, the first Black woman,

Rules-based solutions needed to settle disputes in East Sea

A round-table workshop was held in Ukraine on Friday to discuss jurisdiction at sea in disputed in the Black Sea, Azov Sea, and South China Sea, also called East Sea in Vietnam. At the event , some 20 Ukrainian scientists,