August car sales drop 10 percent Business

August car sales drop 10 percent

Automobile sales in August dropped by 10 percent from the previous month to 18,236 units, according to the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA).
Politics

40 years of Vietnamese integration in Germany

A festival featuring the Vietnamese community’s 40-year integration and development in Germany was held in Berlin on June 28 as part of activities to celebrate the 40 th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties.
Society

Dak Nong: cultural activities celebrate Lunar New Year

A wide range of activities imbuing with cultural characteristics of ethnic groups in the Central Highlands are being organised throughout the province of Dak Nong to celebrate the lunar New Year (Tet) festival this year.
Bac Giang wakes up tourism potential Society

Bac Giang wakes up tourism potential

Located 50km north of Hanoi, Bac Giang province is considered to be well-suited to develop tourism, especially due to its good transport connections, including road, railway and waterway infrastructure.
Travel

A H'Mong Tet: Romance and rear ends

H’Mong ethnic people in northern mountainous provinces always welcome the lunar New Year with colourful festivals. This year’s spring activities are more interesting thanks to the return of a festival named “buttock flapping”, a tradition that had disappeared for many years.
Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia boost front cooperation

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has suggested that the VFF and the Solidarity Front for the Development of the Cambodian Motherland (SFDCM) further their cooperation and exchange in the coming time.
Culture - Sports

Vietnam shows photos, films in Ukraine

A photo exhibition and a film week featuring Vietnam’s land, people and culture are going on in Kharkov city, Ukraine on the occasion of Vietnam’s 68 th National Day and the 21 st anniversary of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Ukraine .
Society

Cultural similarities make VN-RoK stronger

Similarities in the cultural traditions and development goals between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea can further strengthen their strategic partnership, it was said at the fourth Vietnam Tourism-Culture Festival in the RoK.
Society

Ceremony giving Ho Chi Minh and State Awards held

The Council of State Awards and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism held a ceremony on May 19 to present the Ho Chi Minh and State Awards for Literature and the Arts and announce the winners of the People’s Artist title.
Pilgrims flock to spring festivals nationwide Society

Pilgrims flock to spring festivals nationwide

Nationwide, tens of thousands of monks, nuns, Buddhist followers and tourists have flocked to pagodas and Spring festivals at the beginning of the new year, wishing for peace, good weather, happiness and prosperity for all people.
Memories of Vietnam-Laos fighting alliance Politics

Memories of Vietnam-Laos fighting alliance

Victory on the Urn Field-Xieng Khouang Battlefield was a vivid manifestation of the special solidarity and fighting alliance between Vietnam and Laos , said a senior Vietnamese official.
Politics

Workshop on Party development held

A workshop on 80 years of building and developing the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) was held in Hanoi on Jan. 26 to mark the 80th anniversary of the CPV’s founding.
Society

Int’l Buddhist women continue efforts to fight poverty

Vietnamese and international Buddhist women to the 11th Sakyadhita International Conference, which closed in Ho Chi Minh City on Jan. 4, affirmed to continue their efforts to achieve long-term development goals set by the United Nations.