Việt Nam firmly rebounds amid challenges

HSBC Global Research expects Việt Nam to be among the region's top growing nations, as it was one of the world's few countries to record growth in two consecutive years since the pandemic.

Pains from human trafficking

With high rewards on offer, human trafficking is big business, but often it’s the people at the bottom end of this criminal network left to pay the price.

Hà Nội, HCM City foster tourism links with north-central region

Tourism links would boost activity in each locality, contribute to the promotion of local tourism brands in the domestic market and enhance the competitiveness of Vietnamese tourism in the international market, vice chairwoman of the HCM City People's Committee Phan Thị Thắng said at a recent forum on linking tourism development.
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Woman with an iron will

For the first time, Việt Nam has had a representative in the Ironman World Championship. Lâm Túc Ngân, 27, from HCM City, qualified for the biggest event after winning Ironman Philippines 140.6’s 25-29 year-old female group and finishing in the top 8 of the women's ranking. She will join powerful athletes from all over the world at the 2022 event in Hawai in early October.