Society

Coastal city draws the crowds

Vung Tau is well known as one of southern Vietnam's most popular tourist destinations thanks to enjoy beautiful sunsets, white sand beaches and numerous water activities.
Business

Foreign firms invest in large Buddhist complex

Investors from China , Hong Kong and the United States have joined hands with the ATS Investment Joint Stock Company to build a spiritual tourism complex in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Culture - Sports

VTV hosts dance competition

The first episode of the Vietnamese version of famous Dancing with the Stars contest in the US will be first aired live on April 11 on Vietnam Television (VTV).
Culture - Sports

Time capsule of gifts goes underground

As one of the activities celebrating Hanoi ’s 1,000 th anniversary, the city will prepare a time capsule for future generations. The selection of objects for the time capsule will take place at various points in the countdown to the anniversary of the capital.
Business

Retail sales increase 24 percent

First-quarter retail sales and services revenue surged about 24.1 percent against the same three months of last year to almost 364.5 trillion VND (19.2 billion USD), General Statistics Office figures show.
NA chief confirms VN’s solidarity with El Salvador Politics

NA chief confirms VN’s solidarity with El Salvador

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Phu Trong has confirmed the consistent solidarity of the Vietnamese Communist Party and people with the struggle for the just cause of the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) and the people of El Salvador.
Culture - Sports

Fireworks dazzle Da Nang

The coldness of a sudden monsoon couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm of tens of thousands of people who elbowed themselves into the crowd along the Han River on March 27 night for the start of a two-day international fireworks competition in the central city of Da Nang .
Culture - Sports

Goya prints on show in HCM City

Rare prints composed by world famous Spanish artist Francisco de Goya y Lucientes between 1810 and 1820 are on display for the second time in Vietnam at an exhibition at the HCM City Fine Arts Museum.