According to a draft amendment to the Civil Code, the full name of a
Vietnamese citizen should not have more than 25 letters, or any numbers
or symbols. The change was proposed at a National Assembly Standing
Committee meeting last week and will be debated at 9th session of the
13th National Assembly. Tell us what you think about the proposed amendment? Do
you think a long name really causes that much trouble?
The world was overwhelmed by the stunning images of Son Doong Cave broadcast from the ABC's Good Morning America programme on May 13. The images were like scenes from the 2009 Hollywood
Avatar movie, with tropical forests, white sands, magnificent
stalactites and beams of sunlight radiating from on high. It was like we
were somewhere outside the Earth.
With its gigantic landscape and precious natural resources, Na Hang Eco-Tourism Zone in the highland district of the northern province of Tuyen Quang has become a popular tourism destination.
Over the past 25 years,American Catherine Karnow has visited Viet Nam
many times to portray the life and people of the country, where she
finds peace, warmth and happiness.