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.
In memoriam
The Israeli Embassy organised a Holocaust Remembrance event yesterday in Ha Noi with the theme "Music in Times of Tragedy".
American war veteran works to alleviate poverty in Viet Nam
Roy Mike Boehm came to Viet Nam in 1968 as a soldier to fight in the Cu Chi battlefield on the outskirts of Sai Gon. He now visits the country as a healer of the wounds that the war has given to Quang Ngai Province.
Australian filmmaker mentors aspiring young Viet Nam artists
Ross Stewart's desire to leave home and discover the world brought him to Viet Nam. Little did he know he'd end up spending over a decade in a country, and find his dream job.
Picturesque landscapes impress Korean teacher, photographer
South Korean teacher Lee Sang-bok has displayed his photos of the landscapes of Viet Nam in a recent exhibition in Ha Noi.
Delicious diplomacy
Israeli chef Shahar Lubin presents fried tofu and other unique Vietnamese-Israeli fusion dishes to the press at his restaurant, Daluva, 33 To Ngoc Van Street.
City tour digs up buried history
Remarkable landmarks in HCM City, such as Sai Gon Notre Dame Basilica or Caravelle Hotel, are familiar to many tourists, but the history behind each building often remains a mystery, even to local people.
Sudan celebrates National Day
On January 1 every year, Sudanese in the homeland and abroad celebrate their Independence Day.
Teen designer hosts charity show
Sixteen-year-old fashion designer Zeke Edwards says the hours leading up to the premiere of a new collection are unbelievably nerve-wracking.
Australian walks for blind kids
As the Christmas party goes on, sight-impaired youngsters surround Joe Edwards, holding his hands. Unable to see their ‘Santa Claus', they still look into his eyes, showing their admiration.
Qatar, an educational hub
Ambassador Abdalla Al-Hamar writes on the National Day of the State of Qatar, celebrated on the 18th of December.

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Teacher's long fight for justice pays off Teacher's long fight for justice pays off

Nguyen Than spent years trying to prove the innocence of his former student, wrongfully convicted on a murder charge 18 years ago.

Passion motivates circus artists to take risks Passion motivates circus artists to take risks

The circus has always been about performers attempting precarious and daring acts in exchange for the intangible reward of the roar of the crowd.

New flowers grown for Tet New flowers grown for Tet

Farmers in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta will offer new varieties of flowers for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on February 8 this year.

VN strives to reform customs ahead of FTAs VN strives to reform customs ahead of FTAs

The World Trade Organisation's Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) would boost customs reforms to facilitate trade across borders in line with international standards, an official has said.