Category Archives: General

Vietnam-Japan partnership aims to contribute to regional peace, prosperity

Tokyo The defining aim of the Vietnam-Japan partnership is to contribute to regional peace and prosperity, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said in an exclusive interview granted to General Director of the Viet…

NA Chairwoman pays tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

NDO Chairwoman of National Assembly (NA) Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan paid her respects to President Ho Chi Minh at the Presidential Palace historical site in Hanoi on February 13.

At House No.67, where President Ho Chi Minh s…

Power sector urged to attract non-state resources

VGP The Government has encouraged the power sector to attract non-State budget resources to meet average rising power demand of about 10-11% per year, said PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

The Government chief made the point on …

Huyen Tran Temple Festival 2019

On February 13th (the 9th day of Lunar New Year), Huyen Tran Temple Festival 2019 was held by Thua Thien Hue Department of Culture and Sports. Attending the event were Mr. Cai Vinh Tuan, Standing Member of the Provinci…

US-China trade talks so far so good

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that trade talks with China are going well, as the two countries try to iron out an agreement to resolve a dispute that has seen both sides impose tariffs on one othe…

PM approves national remote sensing development strategy

Vietnam will master remote sensing satellite technology under a national remote sensing development strategy to 2030 with a vision to 2040 recently approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

The strategy's goa…

Deputy PM receives SOS Children’s Villages Int’l delegation

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam hosted a reception on February 12 for a delegation from SOS Children's Villages International and a group of donors, led by Governor of Austria's Tyrol state Gunther Platter and Hono…

Mentors needed for Vietnam’s startups

Mentors are needed to help young Vietnamese entrepreneurs grow their businesses, but connections are still modest, experts said.

Vietnam's start-up ecosystem has a lot of potential and can be a prime market for st…

Bands Boney M and Joy to perform in Hanoi next month

Local music fans are grabbing tickets to see world-renowned disco bands Boney M and Joy perform live in Hanoi on March 8.

The Boney M & Joy Live in Concert, part of the Legend Concert, will bring local fans a music

Bands Boney M and Joy to perform in Hanoi next month

Local music fans are grabbing tickets to see world-renowned disco bands Boney M and Joy perform live in Hanoi on March 8.

The Boney M & Joy Live in Concert, part of the Legend Concert, will bring local fans a music

RoK President optimistic about DPRK-US summit in Hanoi

The second summit between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the US in Vietnam's capital city of Hanoi will be a critical turning point for the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, a…

Tree-planting festival greens up localities

Tree planting, an annual practice in Lunar New Year (Tet) festival initiated by President Ho Chi Minh, took place in various localities nationwide on February 11, the seventh day of the first lunar month.

In the cent…

Iraq opposes to US sanctions against Iran

Iraqi Parliament Speaker Mohammed al-Halbusi has reiterated Iraq's opposition to sanctions imposed by the US against Iran.

During a meeting with Iranian Ambassador Iraj Masjedi on Saturday, Halbusi said Iraq ha…

Hanoi, HCM City among most dynamic growing cities

Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City remained among the global Top 10 most dynamic growing cities in JLL's Short-Term City Momentum Index (CMI) 2019, which tracks socio-economic and commercial real estate growth in 131 citie…