ADB pledges further support for Viet Nam

President Truong Tan Sang has called for the continued support of the Asian Development Bank to ensure the country's sustainable economic growth.

ADB pledges further support for Viet Nam

ADB pledges further support for Viet Nam

President Truong Tan Sang has called for the continued support of the Asian Development Bank to ensure the country's sustainable economic growth.

PM backs ASEAN health links

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called on ASEAN nations to ensure that all people in the region have access to quality medical services.

PM backs ASEAN health links

PM backs ASEAN health links

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called on ASEAN nations to ensure that all people in the region have access to quality medical services.

Viet Nam tourism industry forum kicks off in Seoul

The Viet Nam Tourism Forum opened in Seoul, Korea on Wednesday. The six-day event introduces Vietnamese tourism products and services while creating opportunities for businesses of the two countries to discuss culture and tourism co-operation.

Viet Nam tourism industry forum kicks off in Seoul

Viet Nam tourism industry forum kicks off in Seoul

The Viet Nam Tourism Forum opened in Seoul, Korea on Wednesday. The six-day event introduces Vietnamese tourism products and services while creating opportunities for businesses of the two countries to discuss culture and tourism co-operation.

PM receives Asian media reps

The freedom of the press was a fundamental civil right, but its implementation must comply with legal regulations to ensure the liberties of one party did not infringe on those of another, PM Nguyen Tan Dung said on September 18.

PM receives Asian media reps

PM receives Asian media reps

The freedom of the press was a fundamental civil right, but its implementation must comply with legal regulations to ensure the liberties of one party did not infringe on those of another, PM Nguyen Tan Dung said on September 18.

President greets new envoys

President greets new envoys

State President Truong Tan Sang met with the new ambassadors of the Republic of Sierra Leone, the Republic of Iceland, the Republic of Tunisia, the United Republic of Tanzania, the Republic of Guatemala, the Republic of Gruzia, and the Republic of Mali who presented their credentials in Hanoi on September 17.
Fire destroys printing-ink facility in Binh Duong Province

Fire destroys printing-ink facility in Binh Duong Province

A fire that broke out at about 4 pm on Thursday destroyed the facilities of a Japanese-invested printing-ink plant in the southern province of Binh Duong. The fire was finally contained at 1:30 am today.
Trade confidence hits 3-yr high

Trade confidence hits 3-yr high

The HSBC Trade Confidence Index rose to 120 in the first half of 2014, the highest in three-and-a-half years, according to a report released by the bank on Wednesday.
Images of Ha Noi featured in Paris

Images of Ha Noi featured in Paris

An exhibition of 60 photographs depicting Ha Noi in the early 20th century opened at the Paris International Student Community House in Paris, France.
Tuan to carry VN gold medal hopes

Tuan to carry VN gold medal hopes

Thach Kim Tuan is Viet Nam's top hope for the men's 56kg category at the upcoming 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in South Korea, following an impressive performance at the recent Junior World Weightlifting Championships in Russia.
Japanese firm provides funds for water purifier

Japanese firm provides funds for water purifier

The Halvo Ltd company of Japan has successfully tested its technology in Viet Nam that will be used to purify water and treat waste water.

Your Say

Do you shop at Vietnamese meat stalls and markets?

Health authorities in Ha Noi are faced with the problem of trying to prevent modern, hygienic abattoirs worth millions of dollars from closing down.

Op-ed

Persecuted child worker searches for right path

Four years ago, Nguyen Hao Anh, 14, from the southern province of Ca Mau, became a media figure when he reported inhumane and barbaric torture at the hands of his employers.

Travel

Exploring celestial Thien Ha

Thien Ha Cave in Ninh Binh Province was named Galaxy by its first explorers. They found a sea of stalactite needles filling the heart of the underground wonderland. The sight is truly heavenly, like something out of space

Expat Corner

Chile marks national independence

Today Chile celebratesanother National Independence Day; this year it will be the 204th anniversary of its independence.