Category Archives: Entertainment

Prime Minister orders review of construction policies to clear obstacles

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a meeting on construction policies with the Ministries of Construction and Natural Resources and Environment in Hanoi on Friday.

He asked for tighter management to avoid lo…

Vietnam, Kazakhstan enhance defense ties

Defense Minister Ngo Xuan Lich received Deputy Defense Minister of Kazakhstan Talgat Sabitovich Mukhtarov in Hanoi on Thursday.

Minister Lich welcomed the Vietnam visit by the defense ministry delegation of Kaz…

EU sanctions 4 more individuals supporting North Korea

The EU on Thursday imposed travel ban and asset freezes against 4 more individuals for funding North Korea's weapons program through deceptive financial practices, bringing the total list to 59 individuals and 9 e…

Vietnam Book Day marked in major cities

Hanoi, Da Nang, and Ho Chi Minh City have held numerous activities to mark Vietnam Book Day on April 21.

On Wednesday in Hanoi, Dr. Phan Xuan Dung released his book, the first one in Vietnam featuring an overview of 4th

Vietnam Book Day 2018 opens

The Vietnam Book Day opened in Hanoi on Thursday to promote reading culture in the community while honoring authors, book collectors, and publishers.

Deputy Chief Organizer and Vice Director of the National Libra…

Vietnam, Bangladesh ready to boost cooperation

Vietnam and Bangladesh should share their experience in economic development, social security, poverty eradication, and gender equality, said Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh at a rece…

Reading culture promoted in Vietnam Book Day

The 5th Vietnam Book Day opened in Hanoi on Wednesday, featuring over 100 pavilions of nearly 80 publishers nationwide, showcasing 50,000 book titles.

During the 5-day festival, there will be 20 events, including …

Russia’s Irkutsk welcomes Vietnamese investment

Governor of Russia's Irkutsk province has suggested that Vietnam invests in and promote products in Irkutsk. Sergey Levchenko told Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Ngo Duc Manh at a meeting in Moscow on Tuesday tha…

Russia hopes for dialogue with US despite Syria strikes

The Kremlin on Monday said it still hopes for dialogue with Washington despite US-led strikes on Syria last week.

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russia hopes that when the US resolves its internal issues, som…

EU affirms support of nuclear disarmament

The EU Foreign Affairs Council on Monday reaffirmed EU support for nuclear and chemical weapons disarmament.

The Council said the use of any chemical toxin on anyone, anywhere, or under any circumstances, is unacc…

Vietnam treasures ties with Russia: Vice NA Chairman

Vietnam always treasures and wants to enhance its relationship with Russia to advance interests of both sides, said Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Uong Chu Luu.

At a reception for Sergey Mikhailovich Miron…

Iran, Vietnam look to foster comprehensive partnership

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed the close friendship between Vietnam and Iran over the last 45 years at a reception for Speaker of the Parliament of Iran Ali Ardeshir Larijani in Hanoi on Monday.

He urged Vie…

Iran, Vietnam look to foster comprehensive partnership

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed the close friendship between Vietnam and Iran over the last 45 years at a reception for Speaker of the Parliament of Iran Ali Ardeshir Larijani in Hanoi on Monday.

He urged Vie…

Draft law on Special Administrative-Economic Units reviewed

The National Assembly Standing Committee debated the draft law on Special Administrative-Economic Units at their 23rd session on Monday.

Earlier this month, legislators agreed on the need for streamlined local …