Designer Đặng Ngọc Hân presented a collection of áo dài (traditional long robes) inspired by the Vietnamese sea and islands in France last night.
Cuba, one of North Korea's few allies, called on Wednesday for "peace and stability" in the Korean peninsula and stressed the need for dialogue to reduce tensions between Pyongyang and Washington.
Spanish football rallied round Sevilla's Argentine coach Eduardo Berizzo on Wednesday after the club confirmed he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer a day after his side staged a dramatic Champions League comeback against Liverpool.
The US Department of Commerce has cancelled a review of the countervailing duty order on steel nails from Việt Nam for the period January 1-December 31, 2016.
Top Vietnamese mobile phone retailer Mobile World Group (MWG) completed its first corporate bond issuance, worth a total of VNĐ1.1 trillion (US$50 million), on November 21.
Zimbabwe's incoming president Emmerson Mnangagwa told adoring crowds in Harare on Wednesday that they were witnessing "unfolding full democracy" as he returned to take power after Robert Mugabe stepped down after 37 years in power.
Diego Simeone refused to be downhearted by Atletico Madrid's slim chances of making the Champions League last 16 after Antoine Griezmann returned to form with a stunning overhead kick and assist for Kevin Gameiro to beat Roma 2-0 on Wednesday.
For Italian painter Laura Federici, the chance to visit Việt Nam and paint in the country was a long-held dream that has now come true.
About 60,000 sq.m of pavements in the central districts of Hà Nội are being misused as parking areas, blocking pedestrians and degrading footpath quality, Tiền Phong (Vanguard) newspaper reports.
Characters from the popular opera Carmen will be performed as contemporary Vietnamese people by artists from Việt Nam National Opera and Ballet (VNOB) at Hà Nội Opera House on November 23 and 24.