100 Days After Paradise Burned, the Stories of the Victims

On that frantic morning, TK Huff was calm. The 71-year-old amputee sat in his wheelchair, pointing a garden hose at what quickly became the deadliest wildfire in California history.

Nobody knew at the time, early on …

Northern border defence war: victory and lessons

Hanoi On February 17, 1979, China launched a large-scale attack on Vietnam's territory along all the northern border line shared by the two countries from Phong Tho (Lai Chau province) to Mong Cai (Quang Ninh provin…

Vietnam strengthens partnership with Brazil

Hanoi Vietnamese Ambassador Do Ba Khoa recently paid a courtesy call to Brazilian Vice President Hamilton Mourao as part of activities to build partnership with Brazil's new government.

Ambassador Khoa extended …

Vietnamese ambassador presents credentials to Israeli President

Jerusalem Vietnamese Ambassador to Israel Do Minh Hung presented his credentials to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on February 14.

At a meeting with the diplomat following the presentation, the Israeli Preside…

Hanoi willing to back Belgian projects: municipal leader

Hanoi Hanoi stands ready to support the Belgian Embassy and enterprises to continue with cooperation, investment and technological transfer in the capital city, bringing interests to both sides, said Chairman o…

Viettel FC to play fair and dedicatedly in new season

PANO � Since the very first days of the Lunar New Year, footballers at the Military Industry-Telecommunications Group (Viettel) Sports Center have been training hard to improve their professional competence i…

Supermarkets dominate essential product sales

Supermarkets are the top choice for consumers seeking to buy essential products, stationery or household goods followed by convenience stores (including groceries), a survey by the High Quality Vietnamese Prod…

In spite of sharp hike in demand for mobile services during Tet, Viettel still ensures high quality of its network

PANO The Military-Run Industry and Telecommunications Group (Viettel) recently announced that its mobile subscribers tended to increase the use of its data service during the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet) 2019. …

Argentine President to visit Vietnam next week

Hanoi (VNA) President of Argentina Mauricio Macri and his spouse will pay a State visit to Vietnam from February 19-21.

The visit is made at the invitation of President Nguyen Phu Trong.

The friendship and multiface…

PM asks central localities to promote regional connectivity

Thua Thien-Hue (VNA) Localities in the central region need to pay special attention to enhancing regional connectivity in their development policies, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested at a meeting of the …

Tourism – driving force for development in central coastal region

The central coastal region of Vietnam boasts huge tourism potential and efforts are underway to turn this sector into a driving force of local development.

Plentiful tourism advantages

The region, consisting of 1…

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…

Another Vietnamese officer assigned peacekeeping duty in South Sudan

Deputy Minister of National Defence Nguyen Chi Vinh on Wednesday relayed the President's order for another officer to report for duty to the UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.

Lieut. Colonel Nguyen Kim Tinh of …

UN recognizes radio as powerful tool for dialogue, tolerance, and peace

In a speech to mark World Radio Day on Wednesday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres recognized the power of radio to promote dialogue, tolerance, and peace.

He said that even in today's world of digital communic…