Prime Minister to attend ASEAN-US Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will attend the ASEAN-US Summit slated for February 15-16 at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, in the United States. 

Prime Minister to attend ASEAN-US Summit

Prime Minister to attend ASEAN-US Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will attend the ASEAN-US Summit slated for February 15-16 at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, in the United States. 

Binh Dinh's nem fuses sweet, sour and spicy

Nem Cho Huyen (Cho Huyen pork roll) has a one-of-a-kind flavour that reflects the distinctive culinary culture of the central province of Binh Dinh. Ngoc Phuong reports.

Binh Dinh's nem fuses sweet, sour and spicy

Binh Dinh's nem fuses sweet, sour and spicy

Nem Cho Huyen (Cho Huyen pork roll) has a one-of-a-kind flavour that reflects the distinctive culinary culture of the central province of Binh Dinh. Ngoc Phuong reports.

Thousands celebrate Dong Da festival

Hanoians and visitors participated in Ha Noi's Dong Da Festival on February 12, marking the Vietnamese people's 1789 victory over the Chinese Qing invaders.

Thousands celebrate Dong Da festival

Thousands celebrate Dong Da festival

Hanoians and visitors participated in Ha Noi's Dong Da Festival on February 12, marking the Vietnamese people's 1789 victory over the Chinese Qing invaders.

El Nino leads to global rice shortfall

 The El Nino weather event that began last year and has continued into early 2016 has negatively impacted agricultural production in several countries.

El Nino leads to global rice shortfall

El Nino leads to global rice shortfall

 The El Nino weather event that began last year and has continued into early 2016 has negatively impacted agricultural production in several countries.

NA shows solidarity, brainpower, renovation in 13th tenure

NA shows solidarity, brainpower, renovation in 13th tenure

The National Assembly (NA) has completed a heavy working agenda with important issues in its 13th tenure thanks to the spirit of solidarity, democracy and real-renewal, the brainpower, and the high sense of responsibility of deputies as well as the support of constituents nationwide.

Deputy PM orders stricter measures to ensure road safety

Deputy PM orders stricter measures to ensure road safety

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said relevant ministries, agencies and localities should strengthen measures to ensure road safety and order after the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival.
US – Viet Nam's top trade partner

US – Viet Nam's top trade partner

The US has become Viet Nam's leading trade and investment partner, which has been reflected through impressive trade values between the two countries over recent years.
Vietnamese filmmakers to join workshop in Phnom Penh

Vietnamese filmmakers to join workshop in Phnom Penh

Vietnamese filmmakers will join their Southeast Asian colleagues in a documentary script-writing residence and a documentary co-production meeting in Phnom Penh.
VN expect second win in clash with Tajikistan

VN expect second win in clash with Tajikistan

Viet Nam hope for another win when taking on Tajikistan in the Asian Football Confederation Futsal Championship's Group C round match on February 13 at the Universal Stadium in Tashkent.

Your Say

Will faster speed reduce traffic jams? 2   

The speed limit in urban areas in Viet Nam will be increased by 10kph from the current level from March this year, when the Ministry of Transport's Circular 91 takes effect. In your opinion, is the increase good or bad? Do you think that the new speed limit will help reduce traffic jams or could it lead to accidents? If you are an expat, what is the speed limit in your country?

Op-ed

VN educational reforms fail to help students 1   

One day I cried a river on the way home from my first-grade class. My teacher scolded me for not writing in the style she wanted but the old-fashioned formal font my father had taught me the night before. My teacher's font looked like cold boring Times New Roman, while what my father taught me was so beautiful and elegant that it would be carefully written on wedding invitations.

Travel

Mekong Delta's largest lagoon lives up to name ‘sea on plains'

As the biggest natural lake in the Mekong Delta, Thi Tuong Lagoon in the southern province of Ca Mau has earned a reputation as "a sea on plains".

Expat Corner

Sri Lanka welcomes Vietnamese aboard for leisure and business

On the occasion of Sri Lanka's National Day on Thursday (February 4), Viet Nam News presents an article written by the ambassador of Sri Lanka to Viet Nam, Hasanthi Urugodawatte Dissanayake.