Society

“Homeland Spring” brings warm Tet to OVs

State President Truong Tan Sang has praised overseas Vietnamese (OVs) throughout the world for their significant contributions to socio-economic development and charitable activities in the homeland.
Business

Local business to export 35 tonnes of Chung cake

Tran Gia, a producer of Chung cake (Vietnamese square glutinous rice cake) based in Bien Hoa city, the southern province of Dong Nai, will export 35 tonnes of the cake to the US, Canada, Europe and several Asian countries.
Culture - Sports

Once upon a time the Russian Village in Vietnam

Over 30 years have passed since engineers from the Soviet Union first came to the southern city of Vung Tau to work for the Vietnam-Russia Oil and Gas Joint Venture (Vietsovpetro). The "Russian Village" has become an indelible part of the coastal city, as well as a symbol of the long-lasting co-operative relationship between the two nations. Nhan Dan newspaper reports.
Culture - Sports

Fairy tale book crosses cultures

A 150-page book of Vietnamese and Korean fairytales, the Starfruit, was released at the Korean Cultural Centre on March 2. This is the first issue of the fairytale collection.
Society

Cakes made for underprivileged children

A record number of 1,000 banh chung (square sticky rice) cakes will be wrapped and boiled in one big pot this week and delivered directly to underprivileged children on the occasion of the Lunar New Year festival.