Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia boost military ties

The Vietnamese Government, army and people always attach importance to developing the solidarity and friendship with the people and army of Cambodia , a high-ranking military officer has said.
Congratulations to Vietnam’s new Party leader Politics

Congratulations to Vietnam’s new Party leader

Lao Party General Secretary and State President Choummaly Sayasone has sent a congratulatory message to newly elected General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong.
Culture - Sports

Hanoi food fest tempts taste buds

Vietnamese food-lovers will be able to tuck into quintessential Hanoian fare during a six-day festival that started on Oct. 6 at Ho Tay Park on Lac Long Quan Street to mark the capital's millennium.
Politics

Vietnam helps build Cambodian guard headquarters

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Van Duoc attended the inauguration ceremony of the Cambodian Guard Forces’ Headquarters on January 19, which was built with assistance from Vietnam.
Vietnam, Laos cooperate in clean water supply Business

Vietnam, Laos cooperate in clean water supply

The Mai Dong Water Company, a major producer of water pipes in Vietnam and the Vientiane Water Supply Company of Laos have agreed to set up a 5 million USD join venture for the construction of a water supply and treatment facility.
Culture - Sports

Rural markets keeping tradition alive

Three bunches of ripe bananas, dozens of shiny green guavas, about half of kilo of freshwater shrimp, around one kilo of freshwater crab, and ‘morning glory’ vegetables—have all sold out several minutes after sellers showcased them at an open-air market.
Society

BIDV’s affiliate helps Cambodian storm victims

The Bank for Investment and Development of Cambodia (BIDC), an affiliate of the Vietnam Bank for Investment and Development (BIDV), has presented gifts worth 45,000 USD to local Red Cross in support of victims of typhoon Ketsana.