CPI continues to see slight rise in August Business

CPI continues to see slight rise in August

The consumer price index (CPI) in August rose by 0.24 percent against July and 1.97 percent when compared to the same period last year, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Culture - Sports

Vietnamese film to hit Venice

The film Choi Voi (Lonely) will compete in the 66 th Venice Film Festival in early September, the first Vietnamese film to compete in the world’s oldest film, festival.
Culture - Sports

Tay ethnic group’s charming village

Located in the heart of the Ba Be National Park in northern Bac Kan province, Pac Ngoi hamlet is one of a few hamlets that still keeps to the traditions, customs and habits of the Tay ethnic group, the second largest ethnic group in Vietnam.
Culture - Sports

Website features Tay Nguyen books

Rung Nguoi Thuong (The Forest of Highlanders), a tome written originally in French by author-explorer Henri Maitre in the late 19 th century, is among 14 books on the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) region uploaded to a new website.
Society

Red River urban area moves to PM’s desk

A plan to rebuild urban areas along both banks of the Hong (Red) River in Hanoi through 2020 will be submitted to the Prime Minister after receiving the nod from the Hanoi Party Committee conference on July 6.
Politics

Vietnam, Cambodia discuss cultural cooperation

The Vietnamese Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Hoang Tuan Anh and Cambodia ’s Minister of Culture and the Arts, Him Chhem, met on June 16 in Hanoi to share their experiences in managing cultural and artistic activities.