Vietnamese-French honoured with medal of merit Society

Vietnamese-French honoured with medal of merit

Vietnamese-French Nguyen Phuc Ky, a founding member of the Van Canh Friendship Village in Hanoi, has been awarded a Medal of Civil and Military Merits (French: Medaille d’Or de l’Office republicain des Merites Civiques et Militaries) of France for his part in the village’s construction.
Culture - Sports

TV show celebrates legacy of People's Army

HCM City Television (HTV), in co-operation with its partners, will broadcast a special live programme tonight to mark the 70th anniversary of the Vietnam People's Army and the 25th anniversary of the National Defence Day (December 22).
Culture - Sports

Quang Nam restores historic tunnel

The central province of Quang Nam will funnel 3.7 trillionVND (176 million) into restoring a historic national relic, the Ky Anh tunnel, 7km northeast of the province's capital Tam Ky city, in addition to a complex of commune houses, a tourism centre and infrastructure.
Society

Spirit of Vietnamese youth on display

An exhibition of more than 200 photographs and artifacts that reveal the contributions Vietnamese youth have made to national causes, from the Three Readies Movement until today's Youth Volunteer Programme, recently opened in downtown Hanoi.
Con Co Island strives to become safe tourist end Society

Con Co Island strives to become safe tourist end

A ceremony was held in the central province of Quang Tri on July 31 to mark the 10th founding anniversary of Con Co Island district which is striving to become a culture and tourism destination in the near future.