Inner Sanctum

Overseas Vietnamese author promotes culture of her motherland

Quyên Gavoye, an overseas Vietnamese living in France, is a writer who received the Cricket Prize in the Cricket Desire category this year. Her two award-winning novels, Emma thảm hoạ (Disaster Emma) and Biệt đội thám tử (The Detective Squad), were published by the Kim Đồng Publishing House and achieved widespread acclaim.

MHT at forefront of global megatrends

Craig Bradshaw, CEO of Masan High-Tech Materials Corporation (MHT), shared the company's vision to become a leading integrated supplier of advanced high-tech materials critical to global innovation, and his thoughts on being the operator of the firm with the biggest tungsten deposits, at Núi Pháo Mining in Thái Nguyên, northern Việt Nam.


'Journalism should be responsible and humane'

In commemoration of the 97th anniversary of the Việt Nam Revolutionary Journalism Day (June 21), Hồ Quang Lợi, former Permanent Vice-chairman of the Việt Nam Journalist Association (VJA), talks to chinhphu about the role of the press.

Life & Style

New council to promote literary translation

HCM City Writers' Association has recently launched the Translated Literature Council to honour translators. The council has three initial members; Hiền Nguyễn - deputy head of the Linguistic Department of Văn Lang College; Nguyễn Lệ Chi - director of Chibooks, and Dương Kim Thoa - editor of Tuổi Trẻ (Youth) newspaper's International Department.