Firms to get help to expand rice export markets Business

Firms to get help to expand rice export markets

In order to take advantage of FTAs ​​and increase the Vietnamese rice export market share at more competitive prices, the Ministry of Industry and Trade will continue to coordinate with ministries, branches and the Vietnam Food Association to help businesses effectively implement the deals and make the most of markets such as the Republic of Korea and the EU.
WHO warns Cambodia on brink of “national tragedy” World

WHO warns Cambodia on brink of “national tragedy”

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Cambodia Representative Office has warned that the Southeast Asian country is now standing on the brink of a national tragedy due to COVID-19 despite efforts to control the pandemic.
Sales of Huyndai automobiles halve in February Business

Sales of Huyndai automobiles halve in February

Sales of Huyndai automobiles in February slumped by half month-on-month to 3,021 units due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Lunar New Year holiday, reported TC Motor – representative of Huyndai Thanh Cong.
Ao Dai Week honours Vietnamese traditional costume Culture - Sports

Ao Dai Week honours Vietnamese traditional costume

Ao dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) has long been a traditional costume and a typical cultural feature of Vietnam. Through ups and downs with constant changes, ao dai still honour the gracefulness and elegance of the Vietnamese women. Marking the 111st anniversary of International Women's Day (March 8), the Vietnam Women's Union launched Ao Dai Week 2021 from March 1 to 8.
Sapa - Safe destination during epidemic Videos

Sapa - Safe destination during epidemic

Sapa has always been among the most popular destinations for tourists during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, and despite COVID-19 still raging around the world, the northern hill town again greeted a large number of visitors this time around.
“Free & easy" tours to thrive in 2021 Videos

“Free & easy" tours to thrive in 2021

More independent trips, "free & easy" tours and guided small group tours will be high on travellers' agendas for 2021, the HCM City Department of Tourism has said.
Major cities to reopen schools in March Society

Major cities to reopen schools in March

Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are planning to reopen schools on March 1, according to the Ministry of Education and Training, after a two-week delay to the scheduled resumption when Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday end mid-February.